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Plum Grove Historic Home

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1030 Carroll St.
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States

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May 2017
Free

Plum Grove Season Opening

May 28 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Plum Grove Historic Home, 1030 Carroll St.
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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  Join us in celebrating this year's season opening of Plum Grove Historic Home! The home and gardens will be available to tour. Historical snacks will be provided by Historic Foodies of Iowa City "PLAY BALL!" the early Iowa way: Visitors will have an opportunity to play 19th c. cricket games conducted by historian Tom Melville from 1 to 4:30. The games will be run on a continuous walk-up basis and are open to all. Absolutely no experience required! So…

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June 2017
Free

Lucas Farms History Day and Project GREEN Garden Tour

June 25 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Plum Grove Historic Home, 1030 Carroll St.
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Come celebrate Lucas Farms Neighborhood History featuring these tentative events : Historical activities at Plum Grove Historic Site, home of Iowa's first territorial governor, Pony Rides and kids activities at Iowa City Assembly Church/ Highland Ave. Park, Project Green's annual garden tour, featuring Lucas Farms gardens, "Tour De Farms" bike ride, and arts activities along Yewell Street, named after Iowa City's most historic artist, George Yewell.

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July 2017
Free

Picnic at Plum Grove

July 30 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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Plum Grove Historic Home, 1030 Carroll St.
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Pack a picnic and enjoy the charms of Plum Grove! Date: July 30th & August 27th Time: 1:30-4:30 PM Location: 1030 Carroll St. Iowa City, Iowa Learn about Iowa history while touring Plum Grove Historic Home. Play some pioneer lawn games and savor a snack provided by the Historic Foodies of Iowa City. This event is free and open to the public. Questions? Call 319-351-5738

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August 2017

Master Gardeners Annual Tomato Taste

August 27 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Plum Grove Historic Home, 1030 Carroll St.
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Johnson County Master Gardeners will host its fifth annual Tomato Taste. The public is invited to attend and taste red, orange, green, yellow, striped and even blue tomatoes. Held outdoors under the historic Plum Grove oak trees. Tasting will begin at 1 p.m. Participants will learn the latest information on tomato nutrition, saving seed and growing tomatoes. Plum Grove Historic Home will be open to tour during this event.

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Picnic at Plum Grove

August 27 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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One event on an unspecified date at 1:30pm

Plum Grove Historic Home, 1030 Carroll St.
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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Pack a picnic and enjoy the charms of Plum Grove! Date: July 30th & August 27th Time: 1:30-4:30 PM Location: 1030 Carroll St. Iowa City, Iowa Learn about Iowa history while touring Plum Grove Historic Home. Play some pioneer lawn games and savor a snack provided by the Historic Foodies of Iowa City. This event is free and open to the public. Questions? Call 319-351-5738

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