29TH-30TH APRIL AND 1ST MAY – NEURODON AT THE GARDENS 

Opening week-end.

Campaign to support the brain research

Full price 8 € for all of which 2€ will be donated by the Jardins to the Neurodon campaign.

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2ND– 3RD AND 4TH JUNE – RENDEZ-VOUS AT THE GARDENS

2017 theme : Share

Friday 2nd : theme events for schools (advance booking only).

Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th : open noon to 6pm. Reduced price 6.5€. Free for children under 15 years old.

Saturday and Sunday 1pm-3pm : you’re welcome to come and enjoy your picnic.

The garden team and the owner are expecting you in the Arboretum to show you the 300 trees labelled thanks to the Credit Agricole Green Ribbon prize.

Sharing our experience in :

– mulch, which we’ve been making since the garden were created from our cut grass, decomposing leaves, horse manure and our « homemade Ramial Chipped Wood » (RCW also called BRF)

– water management : spring and wells, resusing rain water.

 8TH AND 9TH JULY – MUSIC AT THE GARDENS UNDER THE ARTISTIC DIRECTION  OF ANDREÏ VIERU

Saturday 8th at 8pm. Piano recital by Andreï Vieru  followed by a cocktail reception. Concert + cocktail : 30 €.

Dinner – Candlelit buffet with the artist (optional). Concert + cocktail + dinner : 55 € (45 € for children under 15 years old).

Sunday 9am to 5pm. Garden strolls, piano (Christian Beldi), violin (Teresa Beldi) folllowed by a cocktail reception cocktail. Concert + cocktail : 28 €.

A chance to meet the artists in a laid back setting after their performance, over a cocktail.

From 4 to 31 August – ART AT THE GARDENS

Launch of an exhibition of work by two sculptors

« Grandeur Nature » (Nature’s Grandeur) Sculptures by Berangere d’Orsay.

Paintings from « Jardins imaginés et Jardins imaginaires » (Imagined Gardens and Imaginary Gardens) by Ghislaine Loyré de Hauteclocque.

Exhibition open throughout the month of August.

Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th August – GARDEN Workshop : SOURCE OF INSPIRATION

Françoise Rocher, sculpture teaching fellow at the University of Strasbourg is holding a sculpture and visual art course. Présentation of artistic references (slideshow) and practical sculpture workshops on the theme of  « The Garden as a source of inspiration in artistic creation ».

Workshop from 9am to noon and from 2pm to 5pm.

Suitable for adults and children aged 8 and over.

One day : 12 € / adult and 8 € / children (under 15 years old).

16TH AND 17TH SEPTEMBER – THEATRE AT THE GARDENS

European Heritage Weekend

Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th : noom-6pm. 3pm : Guided tour with the owner. Reduced entry price  6,5 €. Free for children under 12 years old.

Saturday 16th at 7pm. Andre Salzet returns with a dramatic reading of Flaubert’s Madame Bovary, followed by a cocktail and canapes reception with the artist.

André Salzet © DR

21ST AND  22ND OCTOBER – AUTUMN AT THE GARDENS
2nde Plant Festival edition

Come and discover the majesty of the autumn colours in the Arboretum at our second Plant Festival.

10am-6pm. Reduced entry price 5 €. Free for children under 15 years old.

Presentation of a Hydrangea Serrata named after « Domaine de Poulaines ».