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!

    2019 Pansy Day – Join the fun!

    We are looking forward to a great day of activities on Pansy Day, April 13th!  This year we have a whole schedule of new events and activities for both kids and adults.

    For Kids – We will have a visit from the Creature Teachers, Pony Rides, yard games, a bouncy castle, and a scavenger hunt.

    For Adults we will have Pansies (of course!) in flats as well as planters and baskets; a planting demonstration, and exhibits, including The History of Needham in 100 Objects and the Needham Art Association gallery show.

    For Everyone, we will have our new Gift Shop, as well as baked goods, free coffee, and Sam’s Hot Dogs!

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

    • 10:00 – 12:00 – Bouncy Castle and yard games, sponsored by the Charles River YMCA
    • 11:00 – 12:30 – Pony Rides, in the Parking Lot
    • 11:00 – 12:00 – Planter Demonstration
    • 1:00 – 2:00 – Creature Teachers
    • 11:00 – 2:00 – Sam’s Hot Dogs

    We can’t wait for Spring, so be sure to join us!  Pansies will be on sale at the History Center from April 9th until April 21st, or until we run out (and they go fast!)  We  encourage everyone in Needham to grow pansies in celebration of our town!

    We thank the Charles River YMCA for sponsoring the Bouncy House and lawn games!