Needham History Center & Museum Needham History Center & Museum, Needham Massachusetts 02492

Pansy Day


    Pansy Day

    And did you ever wonder – WHY PANSIES?  Find out here!

    2018 Pansy Day – Join the fun!

    We are looking forward to a great day of activities on Pansy Day, April 7th!  This year we have a whole schedule of new events and activities for both kids and adults.

    For Kids – We will have Pony Rides, lawn games, a scavenger hunt, quill-pen letters, a visit from the animals of the Science Center, and face paintingFor Adults we will have Pansies (of course!) in flats as well as planters and baskets; planting and garden workshops, and exhibits, including The History of Needham in 100 Objects and the Needham Art Association gallery show.  In the Schoolhouse we will have gift and book sales, as well as baked goods, hot dogs, pizza, and free coffee.

    The SCHEDULE: these activities are offered at the times listed below

    • Pony Rides – 10:30 to 12:15 in the Parking Lot
    • Planting Workshop – 11:00 -11:30, under the tent
    • Science Center Animals visit – 1:00-1:30, in the front room

    We can’t wait for Spring, so be sure to join us!  Pansies will be on sale at the History Center from April 5th until April 15th, or until we run out (and they go fast!)  We  encourage everyone in Needham to grow pansies in celebration of our town!