November Events at The Barn

See what events and workshops we have planned for November!

ChefAugusLukitoSignature Chef Evening
Thursday, November 12th, 6PM – 8PM
Join us as we welcome Chef Augus Lukito head “Itame” of Yanako Restaurant in Philadelphia. Yanako celebrates the beauty of all things Japanese- its history, art and food. Enjoy learning and sharing a meal with Chef Lukito, a master of both sushi and traditional Japanese cuisine.
$75 per person. BYOB.

NYCFlowerBusNYC Flower District Wholesale Holiday Shopping Trip
(yes, you will get wholesale prices!)
Wednesday, December 2nd
We’ll be starting with coffee and morning snacks before departing from VFF at 6AM and enjoy a box lunch on the bus ride home. Experience navigating through a busy city flower market during the most magical time of the year!
$65 per person

Workshops
Workshops are $50 per person and held Sundays at 1PM.
Registration is required! Call 610-687-5566 to register.

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November 1st: Tiered Succulent Garden
Come and create a layered garden with a combination of succulents of your choice. Even as it’s becoming cooler outside, you can keep a bit of “summer warmth” with this fun planter.

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November 8th: Jewel Toned Arrangement
Emerald green, ruby red, topaz yellow, sapphire blue… who doesn’t like a bit of “sparkle” in their home?

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November 15th: Sunflower Topiary
It’s the perfect time of year to enjoy bright, happy sunflowers and see how to create a topiary arrangement.

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November 22nd: Artichoke Centerpiece
These tasty and attractive vegetables are actually edible thistle! They’ll be the focal point of your table in an arrangement.

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Fairy Garden
Book your workshop for any day or time! We’ll supply the container, soil, gravel, plants and instruction along with a little fairy, too. Additional decorations can be purchased separately.

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Valley Forge Flowers
503 W. Lancaster Ave.
Wayne, PA 19087
610-687-5566
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October Events at The Barn

See what events and workshops we have planned for October!

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Fall Festival at VFF
Saturday, October 10th, 10AM – 5PM (Kids activities 11AM – 4PM)
Bring in the season with all things fall at The Barn at VFF for a family fun community event with sweets, treats, and fall festivities.

  • Tastings: Gregory Benjamin jam, Crisp Pickle Company, Tradestone Confections chocolate, Taste Artisinal cheese spreads, Chou Chou cookies. Pillow signings by Eric & Christopher
  • Workshops: Monogrammed pumpkin topiary, bulb forcing “how to” demo, dried flower arrangements
  • PHS Hard Cider tastings and Flower Show 2016 info
  • Kids activities (11AM – 4PM): face painting, pumpkin painting
  • Food: apple cider, caramel apples, s’mores bar, hot chocolate
  • CONTEST! Vote for your favorite decorated pumpkin designed by VFF staff. Win a workshop and lunch for two!

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Signature Chef Evening
Chef Gregory Smith of Avenue Kitchen
Thursday, October 22nd, 6PM – 8:30PM
Join us as we welcome executive chef of Villanova’s Avenue Kitchen, Gregory Smith for this month’s chef evening. Greg will do a cooking demo followed by a three course meal.
$75 per person – registration required
Limited to 14 people. BYOB.
Call 610-687-5566 to reserve your spot
More info on Greg Smith & Avenue Kitchen on The Blog!

WORKSHOPS
Designing & Planting workshops are $50 per person and held Sundays at 1PM. Registration is required! Call 610-687-5566 to register.

Designing
October 4th: Bright Fall Preserved Wreath
Welcome Fall and Friends with this colorful autumnal wreath. Select your colors and learn to make this wreath complete with a decorative bow.

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October 11th: Gourd Centerpieces
Gourds are fall’s perfect container and adding your favorite flowers will create a showstopper. Have fun designing this piece into a formal or loose and airy arrangement – sky’s the limit.

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Planting
October 18th: Autumnal Planter. Add a bit of color and seasonality to your home with this vibrant planter. Select your plants and colors and create this living piece that you will enjoy all season!

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Fairy Garden
Book your workshop for any day or time! We’ll supply the container, soil, gravel, plants and instruction along with a little fairy, too. Additional decorations can be purchased separately.

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Valley Forge Flowers
503 W. Lancaster Ave.
Wayne, PA 19087
610-687-5566
facebook.com/valleyforgeflowers
instagram.com/valleyforgeflowers
twitter.com/vf_flowers
pinterest.com/vfflowers