Greening of the Great House: Sunday

The Greening of the Great House is a weekend of festivities at Castle Hill Ipswi

You're invited to celebrate the magic of the holidays as the Great House on Castle Hill is festively decorated by area florists and designers for the 'Greening of the Great House'. The Greening of the Great House is a weekend-long event where families will enjoy live music, a dance performance, a children's Eye Spy, refreshments, and more throughout the weekend.

On Saturday and Sunday, visit the Gift Gallery for distinctive holiday gifts. Please consider bringing an unwrapped gift for our Giving Sleigh to benefit needy families through Ipswich Caring.

Schedule for Sunday, December 8, 2013:

  • 12Noon–4PM Gift Gallery in the Drawing Room
  • Demonstrations by Fiber Artist Rose Ann Hunter, Woodturner Michael Souter, and Jeweler and Craftswoman Leslie Wind in the Drawing Room
  • Cookies and hot chocolate in the Butler’s Pantry
  • Vintage Games & Toys in the Butler’s Suite
  • Children’s Treasure Hunt on the first and second floors
  • 12PM Performance by Clamtown CuZns in the Gallery
  • 1PM Performance by Perfect Fifth Woodwind Quintet in the Gallery
  • 3PM A Talk on Taking Tea in the Victorian/Edwardian Age by Lisa Steigerwalt in the Second Floor Bay

Can't make it Sunday?  Come on Saturday!

Saturday, December 7, 2013 12-6pm
Sunday, December 8, 2013 Noon-4 PM
Members: Adult $10; Child $5
Nonmembers: Adult $15; Child $8
Ipswich residents: $5 with proof of residency