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The Heritage Festival

On September 15th, the TJDG participated in Monticello’s Heritage Harvest Festival. Thousands of people came out on this beautiful Saturday afternoon to learn about everything from gardening to soap making, tanning hides to making chocolate. Everyone there was extremely excited … Continue reading

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TJDG in UVa Today

Don’t miss UVa Today’s great article on the TJDG! We are proud to be featured, and thank Lisa Kessler for her informative writing, and Cole Geddy for his lovely photographs! http://www.virginia.edu/uvatoday/newsRelease.php?id=19052#

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Happy Birthday, Mr. Jefferson!

We’ve got a SPRING in our step, because…it’s our birthday, too! That’s right–a full year has passed since our groundbreaking at Hereford Residential College. What’s more, this June marks the two-year anniversary of the start of our efforts to establish a botanical garden … Continue reading

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Exciting Opportunities for Fall 2011

Guess what?  We’ve added a few wonderful opportunities to the fall calendar.  The first is a short-course offered through Hereford Residential College: Gardening with Mr. Jefferson: Sustaining an Independent Nation with Useful Plants Tuesdays from 4-6pm, September 6-November 1, 2011 … Continue reading

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