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1018 Spring 2018 Bus Trip to Blooming Hill Lavender Farm: Guided Tour and Full Traditional Tea

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1018  Bus Trip to Blooming Hill Lavender Farm: Guided Tour and Full Traditional Tea
Friday, 10:15–3:30, June 15
Note date
Coordinator: Bob Coffin
Tour limit: 30
Bus trip
Fee: $62
Experience a version of “lavender fields forever” as you meander about the 1,000+ lavender plants in 98 varieties. Bathe in the air redolent with their scent. Lavender loves loose rocky lime-laden soil—Blooming Hill in Purcellville provides that environment. Be pampered with a full traditional tea, replete with three savory tea sandwiches, three sweet tea sandwiches, a scone with toppings, lavender ice cream, meringue kisses, and endless pots of hot or iced tea, lemonade, or iced water. Follow that with a guided tour of the gardens in full season. Then wander about the gift shop stocked with teas, potpourris, balms, prints, garden décor, plants—and all things herbal. A fee of $62, covering full traditional tea, lecture and tour, bus, and driver gratuity, is payable to OLLI at time of registration. The bus will leave promptly at 10:30 from Fair Oaks Mall Parking Lot 57, just outside the circular loop in front of ManTech Corporation. Please be on the bus no later than 10:15. Estimated time of return is 3:30. Registration for this event is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Class Details

1 Sessions
Weekly - Fri

Bus Trip

Bob Coffin 

Class Fee: 


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
6/15/2018 - 6/15/2018 Weekly - Fri 10:15 AM - 3:30 PM Fairfax, Bus Trip   Map, Room: Fair Oak Parking Lot 57 Bob Coffin 

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