North Andover

North Andover Massachusetts

Tulip Festival Open House

Come enjoy the fantastic tulip display in the gardens at the Trustees of Reservations Stevens-Coolidge Place. Photo: John O'Neill

Come enjoy the exquisite Tulip display at The Stevens-Coolidge Place. The historic house will also be open which will provide a window into the history of a simple farm house turned elegant country estate. Not only will select rooms of the house be open to explore but there will also be an exhibition of Stevens-Coolidge Place inspired artwork for sale by local artists Ana Smyth, Mary Gimon and Francisco Colom.

When: 
Saturday, May 6, 2017 10am-2pm

Illumination Nights at the Stevens-Coolidge Estate

Come to the Stevens Coolidge Place for Illumination Nights!

Join The Trustees of Reservations at the Stevens-Coolidge Place for Illumintation Nights! Come one, come all and see the splendor of the illuminated winter gardens. Explore the grounds of the Stevens-Coolidge Place as they twinkle and shine with holiday lights that brighten the landscape. Pick up a song book to listen and sing holiday songs as you warm up with hot cocoa  and make s'mores around our outdoor fire pit. 

When: 
Saturday, December 10, 2016 5-7pm
Sunday, December 11, 2016 5-7pm
Saturday, December 17, 2016 5-7pm
Sunday, December 18, 2016 5-7pm

Leaf Hunt at Stevens-Coolidge Estate

Come join the fun with the Trustees on a leaf hunt at the Stevens Coolidge Place in North Andover! Photo: Bill O'Connor

Join The Trustees of Reservations at the Stevens Coolidge Place for a fall outdoor adventure. The garden is full of discoveries and changes with the changing season. Enjoy a scavenger hunt through the gardens, nature journaling or story time on the lawn and collect leaves for making celebratory fall crowns to take home.

    When: 
    Sunday, November 12, 2017 10am-Noon

    Scavenger Hunt Challenge at Stevens Coolidge Place

    Come to the Election Day Scavenger Hunt at the Stevens-Coolidge Estate in North Andover

    Looking for something fun to do while school is out for election day? Come by the Stevens-Coolidge Place for a Scavenger Hunt Challenge! Work together with your child to follow clues through the gardens and discover hidden treasures among the plants. Win prizes and learn some fun facts about the property as you hunt. 

      When: 
      Tuesday, November 8, 2016 10am-Noon

      Flower Fairy Festival

      Don your wings, grab your crowns or cloaks and come say farewell to our garden season with this celebration of the Flower Fairies and Elves that keep our gardens in bloom all summer long. Borrow a bag to collect natural materials and then build a magical home on the grounds for these beloved creatures. Stop by our craft table and create your very own wand, the single most important tool a fairy or elf can own!  Enjoy storytimes starting every half hour that explore fantasy and the magical realm of nature and end the day by leaving a letter of well wishes at the fairy post office.

      When: 
      Sunday, October 15, 2017 10am-12pm

      Pumpkin Trail at Coolidge Stevens Estate

      Come to the Stevens Coolidge Place for a fun night along the Pumpkin Trail!

      Join The Trustees of Reservations at the Stevens-Coolidge Place for a Pumpkin Trail for a magical treat! You will be led along our pumpkin-lit garden trail where local nocturnal woodland creatures will emerge to share their stories and educate families in a fun and unique way. This is a non-scary event for all ages! Tours will be leaving every 10 minutes. Costumes welcomed! Reservations encouraged.

        When: 
        Saturday, October 28, 2017 5-8PM
        Sunday, October 29, 2017 5-8PM

        Endless Summer Picnic Concert at The Stevens-Coolidge Place

        Enjoy and evening concert with your family at the Stevens Coolidge Place with the Trustees of Reservations!

        End the summer with a bang at this exciting outdoor concert at The Stevens-Coolidge Place in collaboration with Crossroads Music Series! Enjoy a meal and drink from our food, hard cider and beer vendors as you listen to the "hits you've never heard of" from the band, The Country Hits, followed by Cuban Roots, Rock & Reggae Fusion band, Los Sugar Kings.  This is a full day of family fun and music with a festival vibe, sure to bring you back to those carefree summer days and get your feet moving.

        When: 
        Sunday, September 24, 2017 2-6PM

        Flower Crown Making

        Come to the Stevens-Coolidge Estate to learn how to make flower crowns with flowers picked from the gardens!

        Join the The Trustees of Reservations at the Stevens-Coolidge Estate, cut your own flowers at our Flower Fields Cutting Garden and then use them to create a beautiful flower crown. We will have all the supplies and instructions you need to learn how to make a beautiful floral crown of your own design. Participants of all ages encouraged to attend!

          When: 
          Saturdays & Sundays, September thru September 30, 2017 2-4pm

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