Green Spring Gardens

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Visitor Center open Mon - Sat. 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Sunday noon - 4:30 p.m.; Gate locked at 5 p.m.

4603 Green Spring Road
Alexandria, Virginia

Nicole Conners,
Manager

Green Spring Gardens Events

Floral Design Workshop

01/11/2020 1:00 pm


(16-Adult) Treat yourself by bringing home flowers that you’ve arranged like a professional. Certified floral designer Betty Ann Galway walks you through a floral design that will shake the winter blues and brighten your home.

Tea Program: Teas for Winter Health

01/12/2020 1:00 pm


Discover the best teas and herbal infusions to boost immunity and cure the winter blues. Taste one or two at the tea table and take home a sample.

Winter Lecture-Fifty Years of Green Spring

01/19/2020 1:30 pm to 01/19/2020 2:30 pm


(Adults) As Green Spring turns 50, discover how this special place became a unique county resource. Green Spring historian Debbie Waugh discusses the fascinating lives of the last private owners, Michael and Belinda Straight, and their gift to the Park Authority in 1970.

Watercolor Sketchbook Journal

01/25/2020 9:30 am


(16-Adult) Learn to bind your own sketchbook or journal using watercolor paper and other papers. Prepare and decorate pages with collages, paints, stamps and stencils. Each book will be unique and a reflection of you.

Burns Night Scotch Tasting

01/25/2020 4:00 pm


(Adults 21+) Celebrate Scotland’s national poet, Robert Burns, with a special Scotch whisky tasting. Learn about Scotland’s “water of life,” and enjoy samples from each Scotch-producing region. Discover Burns Night supper traditions and raise a glass to Scotland’s favorite dish – the haggis. Delicious Scottish accompaniments will be served.

Winter Lecture-Bunny Mellon's Oak Spring Gardens

01/26/2020 1:30 pm


(Adults) Rachel “Bunny” Mellon was a gardener, artist and icon. She created countless gardens, including the White House Rose Garden. Head gardener Judy Zatsick will share the challenges of carrying on the spirit of Bunny Mellon at Oak Spring Foundation.

Green Spring Gardens, Classes and Camps

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Art Exhibits at Green Spring Gardens

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