winter in wissahickon



Erin Mooney, Publicist


Celebrate Winter in the Wissahickon With Friends of the Wissahickon  


Wreath-making event to take place December 6 at Valley Green Inn.

Philadelphia, PA—(November 2014) Celebrate the winter holidays with a wreath-making workshop with Friends of the Wissahickon on Saturday, December 6 at Valley Green Inn.

There are two wreath-making sessions scheduled: one from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and another from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. The morning session will include a light breakfast buffet and the afternoon session will include a light lunch buffet.

This holiday event will feature winter fun and holiday crafts for the entire family. There will be roasted chestnuts, warm apple cider, a winter woods hike and we will also make nature gifts for the animals.

Friends of the Wissahickon will supply materials to make wreaths, including fresh western juniper with blueberries, incense-cedar with yellow tips, holly with red berries and assorted pine cones and ornaments.

Tickets for the event are $30 for adults and $10 for children. A family package is $75 for two adults and two children. Price includes one wreath per adult or family and all food and beverages.

This is a rain or shine event. Tickets are limited. For more information, contact Sarah Marley at

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Photo attached. Ladies display wreaths from past wreath-making event at Valley Green Inn.


Erin Mooney