Presentation: "Putting Your Garden to Bed for Winter" ~ Saturday, October 11, 2014
The Riverside Garden Club invites you to a presentation on Saturday, October 11 @ 10:00 am by Sarah Stolz with the Jefferson County Cooperative Extension Service on "Putting Your Garden to Bed for Winter." This special meeting of the Riverside Garden Club will take place at the brand-new SOUTHWEST REGIONAL LIBRARY located at 9725 Dixie Highway, Louisville, KY 40272.
FREE and open to all! We hope to see you there. Call Riverside with questions: 502/935-6809.
"Good Scents" at Riverside Workshop II ~ Sunday, October 26, 2014
Sign up for a workshop on Sunday, October 26 at 2:30 PM to make your own seasonal potpourri using herbs, flowers, leaves and bark from the Riverside property--or create your own signature aromatic mix. Learn how to turn various herbal mixes into sachets, wedding favors, and shoe stuffers.
Cost: $10/person. All materials will be provided. Reservations are required since space is limited.
Old Fashioned Family Holiday Festival ~ Saturday, December 06, 2014
Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing will host an “Old-Fashioned Family Holiday Festival” on Saturday, December 6, from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.
This community holiday celebration will include photo opportunities with Santa, holiday craft activities for children, and musical performances by area church and school choirs. Other featured activities include horse-drawn carriage rides and a silent auction of holiday wreaths.
Families can stroll through dozens of colorful illuminated holiday scenes surrounding the Visitors Center, and Riverside’s Museum Store will be open, offering unique local holiday gift items.
The historic Farnsley-Moremen House will be richly decorated for the season. Enjoy the fire in the kitchen hearth with simmering spices of the season. Volunteers in period costume will lead free tours of the home through 5 p.m.
There is no admission fee for the event and activities are free. Hot chocolate, coffee and cookies will be available for purchase.
The “Old-Fashioned Family Holiday Festival” is sponsored by the Dixie Area Business Association.
For more information, contact us at 502/935-6809 or e-mail email@example.com
Building Blocks of History Field Trips (September-October and mid-March-May)
Riversides award-winning, hands-on field trip program Building Blocks of
- a tour of the historic Farnsley-Moremen House (built circa 1837)
- participation in an on-going archaeological dig under the supervision of professional archaeologists
- an opportunity for students to make their own "artifact" of their experience at Riverside by making a hand-made brick
This full-day field trip experience is limited to groups of 120 students per day.
The cost is $6/student. Call (502) 935-6809 to reserve your date today.
Dates are limited!!!