Sunday, April 28
Special Tour: With the Miller
Take a behind-the-scenes tour of Colvin Run Mill with our miller from 2 to 2:45 p.m. Learn about the life and times of a 19th century miller and see the rarely seen upper floors of the mill. Participants must be at least age 12. The cost is $7 per person. Register online. For information, call 703-759-2771.
Flowers in Fashion
Flowers are seductive, drawing bees, birds, and fashion designers! Hear the history of personal adornment with flowers and interconnections between botany, garden aesthetics and clothing design at Historic Green Spring from 1 to 3 p.m. View fabulous floral motifs in fashion to see how their shapes and meanings have inspired designers through the ages. Participants must be at least age 13. The $28 fee includes an English tea program. To make a reservation, call 703-941-7987.