Flower Power Weekend is June 3 & 4: Mt. Airy Learning Tree’s Annual Hidden Garden Tour and First Annual Flower Power Gala!
The Hidden Garden’s Tour is MALT’s Annual Fundraiser, and we’re expanding the festivities! Kick off the party at the Flower Power Gala on Saturday, June 3, continue with the gorgeous Hidden Garden’s tour on Sunday, June 4.
Flower Power Gala, Saturday, June 3 from 7 pm to 10:30 pm
Join us for our First Annual Flower Power Gala! Dance under a canopy of flowers and light to the live music of the extraordinary Philly Gumbo. Enjoy delicious hors d’oeuvres provided by Weavers Way Coop and desserts by The Frosted Fox Cake Shop. Partake in the Silent Auction and Raffle, offered exclusively by Mt. Airy Learning Tree for the Gala.
A cash bar will feature beer by Attic Brewing Co., wine, and a special signature drink. Beautiful corsages and boutonnieres will be available to pre-order from Jewells in Bloom. The Flower Power Gala will be held at the Cliveden Historic Trust, Carriage House, 6401 Germantown Avenue. Off-street parking is available. Festive Spring attire is encouraged!
$55 advanced tickets only. Only a limited number of tickets are available for the Gala.
Philly Gumbo has been thrilling audiences with its unique dance-inducing mix of sound for more than three decades. The Philadelphia Inquirer says, “Philly Gumbo is the area’s tastiest musical ragout of New Orleans parish-based soul, blues reggae and dense funk.”
Annual Hidden Gardens Tour, Sunday, June 4 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Mt. Airy Learning Tree invites you to explore our beautiful neighborhood, filled with blooming trees, vibrant flowers and enchanted gardens. Enjoy a self-paced, self-guided tour of 8 delightful gardens and learn tricks of the trade at each destination. Discover perennial favorites and vegetables, native and habitat-friendly plants, and those with innovative solutions to challenging terrains — there’s something for everyone on this tour! Novices and master gardeners alike will find inspiration in the beauty of our neighborhood’s unique green spaces.
Begin your adventure by picking up a booklet and map identifying the garden destinations at Ned Wolf Park, 7018 McCallum Street at the corner of McCallum and Ellet Streets in Mt. Airy, between 11:00 am and 1:00 pm on Sunday, June 4. The Gardens will remain open until 4:00 pm., Tour is rain or shine.
$35 advance registration; $40 day-of-tour tickets
Ticket Sales are now on sale for both events! Visit www.mtairylearningtree or call 215-843-6333 to purchase tickets.
Flower Power Gala & Garden Tour Combo Ticket is only $80, save $10!
Thank you to our sponsors who make Flower Power Weekend possible:
Sweet Sasssfras- Elfant Wissahickon Realtors
Flower Dogwoods – Univest Financial, Philly Office Retail, NewCourtland, Temple Health Chestnut Hill Hospital, Curated Living, Attic Brewing Co., Weavers Way Coop, Calluna Plants and Gifts, Jewells in Bloom, Bowman Properties, The Frosted Fox Cake Shop, The Secret Garden, Mt.Airy Local
Spring Cherry Blossom – David Brothers Landscape Services, InsideOut Home Solutions, Eric Prine Philadelphia Real Estate, Edward Jones, Cliveden
About Mt. Airy Learning Tree: Founded in 1980, MALT is a nonprofit that offers over 750 classes to approximately 3,500 students each year. Held at locations throughout our community — in local churches, schools, businesses, and homes or outdoors in the Wissahickon and at local points of interest—our classes bring students of all ages together through engaging educational and recreational activities. MALT’s community-focused program creates a welcoming place for neighbors and helps define what we love about living in Northwest Philadelphia.
Please visit our website at www.mtairylearningtree.org to view our classes, register and learn more about Mt. Airy Learning Tree.
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