Entries from July 2008

Wine & Cheese at the Denison Homestead

July 23, 2008

The Denison Society Invites You to a Wine and Cheese Reception and Tour of the Denison Homestead Museum on Friday, August 1, 2008 5:30- 7:30 PM 120 Pequotsepos Road, Mystic CT This reception is part of our annual Denison Reunion Weekend and an opportunity for The Denison Society to thank our Friends and volunteers and […]

A Visit to Portland Rose Garden

July 18, 2008

Diane Davis visited The International Rose Test Garden, in Portland, Oregon. It is the oldest official continuously operated public use test garden in the U.S. Its primary purpose is to serve as a testing ground for new rose varieties. The 4.5 acre garden with over 7,000 rose plants is on a hill with beautiful views […]

More on Farmer’s Market

July 16, 2008

In case you missed it there was a good article in the Hartford Courant on Connecticut Farmer’s Markets. >Click here to read the article. Or you can go directly to the list of Connecticut Farmer’s Markets.

Arija’s Summer Garden

July 5, 2008

I thought I’d give you an update on my gardening activities. A week ago I had a group from New Zealand come tour my garden. The weather co-operated and we had a wonderful tour. A couple of “Kiwis” even informed me that viewing my garden was the highlight of their visit to CT.Last Saturday I […]

Local Farmer’s Markets

July 3, 2008

The Saturday Morning Farmer’s Market in the Stonington Borough is a real delight. With fresh and frozen seafood, local produce, baked goods, handmade pottery and flowers there is always something to bring home. And being located on the town docks makes it a very special treat. It is Saturday, May through October, 9 AM to […]