Visits with Father Christmas 2018

23rd Annual Holiday Tea & Visit with Father Christmas

You are invited to attend our 23rd Annual Holiday Tea! 
Saturday, November 24, Hosting a maximum of 36 guests at each of our four tea settings: Noon, 1:15 p.m., 2:30 p.m., and 3:45 p.m.
Please reserve your seats at the Garden Store in advance by calling 360-466-3821
Donations benefit the La Conner Library Foundation

As we approach the holiday season, we gratefully extend our appreciation to our customers by serving a complimentary Holiday Tea. Our 1888 Schoolhouse will be decorated in a delightful candlelit forest theme with custom woodland arrangements on tables covered in white linen. Auto harpist Bob Harper and violinist and cellist Dennis Burkhardt will play lively Celtic, Scandinavian and American music to add to the 19th-century ambiance.

Meet Father Christmas
10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Maximum of 7 students for each hour-long class

Father Christmas will be here greeting children of all ages while listening to their Christmas wishes as they sit together in an antique red clipper sleigh nestled in our warm greenhouse. Bring your cameras to take your own keepsake photos or pose for a complimentary, vintage-inspired photo strip by

Do It Yourself Wreath-Making
Hourly classes begin at 11 a.m., Noon, 1 p.m., 2 p.m., and 3 p.m.

reservations required
class fee: $8

Bring your family and friends to this seasonal, hands-on class where you will create a fresh evergreen wreath using the Nursery’s wreath-making machines. You will receive instruction and assistance from our expert wreath designers Karen Harper and Laura Campbell. We provide a stunning array of seasonal greens and berries (sold by the pound) or bring your own. The cost of one wreath form is included in the class fee. Wear warm clothing and bring pruners, gardening gloves and a Thermos of hot chocolate.

Can’t make it to class? You can reserve our wreath-making machines beginning November 27 to December 24 and we will be happy to assist you as questions arise. Schedule a date and time by contacting the Garden Store 360-466-3821

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