Filoli Features  Filoli’s online news, June 2016, Volume 10; Issue 6

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Jazz at Filoli
Purchase your tickets today for our 26th season!

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Join us On Father’s Day, June 19 to listen to The Bey Paule Band, led by Anthony Paule, featuring Philadelphia–based vocalist Frank Bey. The award–winning, eight–piece soul and blues band — soulful, rousing, steeped in tradition, has added two high–spirited singers, Terrie Odabi and Loralee Christensen, just for this show. Tickets sold out quickly last year. You do not want to miss it this year.

Remaining 2016 concert dates:
June 19 – The Bey Paule Band with Terrie Odabie & Loralee Christensen
July 10 – Mads Tolling and the Mads Men
July 24 – Geoffrey Keezer Trio featuring Kenny Washington
August 21 – The Anton Schwartz Quintet featuring Terell Stafford
The August 7 and Sept. 11 concerts have already sold out.

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Membership Has Its Benefits.

Purchase General Admission online

Admission to Filoli includes all-day access to the House and Garden, Gift Shop, and Café. You may now purchase admission in advance online!

Membership Has Its Benefits.
Membership Has Its Benefits.

Sculpture Exhibit In The Garden

Saturday, June 4 through Sunday, October 16, a stunning collection of sculptures by talented local artists will be on display throughout the beautiful setting of Filoli’s Garden

Membership Has Its Benefits.

Third Thursdays — June 16

Filoli is open continuously from 10:00 am to 7:30 pm. You won’t want to miss the Rose Garden and Knot Garden as they show off their peak form and color in the evening light. Take a Sunset Hike or Orchard Walk, or just unwind and stroll the Garden until we close at 7:30 pm.

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Artist Access

June 23 Filoli extends the opportunity for artists and photographers to create landscape paintings, drawings and photographs amidst the quiet beauty and stunning vistas of this country estate.

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Membership Has Its Benefits.

Filoli Membership
Has Its Benefits

Filoli Highlights newsletter includes event and educational program information. If you have missed an issue, visit the Member News page on our website.

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Filoli June Calendar

Make your June plans to include one of these summer programs: Sculpture in the Garden, Orchard Walks, Nature Hikes, or Jazz.

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Step Back In Time—
Music and Attire of the 1920s

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Friday, July 15
5:00 – 8:00 pm

Due to popular demand, this 1920s–style garden party has moved to a Friday night! Tickets are on sale beginning Monday, June 6 at 9:00 am. Advanced ticket purchase is required.

Join us in your period attire to stroll the House and Garden, enjoy early jazz favorites, and partake in passed hors d’oeuvres and drinks served by staff and volunteers in period dress reminiscent of Filoli’s 1920s household staff.

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2015 Farm To Table

Save The Date—
Farm To
Table Dinner

5:30 pm
Friday, August 12

Tickets on sale Monday, July 11 at 9:00am. Purchase your tickets in advance online or by phone.
Look for more details in the July Filoli Features eNewsletter


Classes, Walks, Talks and More

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Watercolor and Gouache Workshop Painting a Floral with Butterflies
June 8 and 9

Learn to blend, create texture, and choose the right colors to give your painting more body using gouache.

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Beginning Portrait Painting
Oil Painting Workshop
June 10 – 12

Learn to paint a live model through insightful demonstration and hands-on instruction on drawing and painting techniques.

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The Property Through Time
June 17

Go on a Docent-guided hike to visit locations on the property that were used by the families that called Filoli home.

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Veggie Garden Basics
June 22 or 25

Bring diversity to your garden by growing a variety of vegetables. Instructions are given for how to plan and plant for your year-round harvest.

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Floral Design Armatures
June 23

Use a variety of materials, such as curly willow and other branches for armatures to create arrangements in unique shapes and forms.

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Crewelwork Embroidery
June 24

Use a one–of–a–kind kit designed by the instructor and your own color palette, to learn stitches that create texture and height.

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