“Kindred spirits are not so scarce as I used to think. It’s splendid to find out there are so many of them in the world.” - Anne of Green Gables 🏡 | Thank you to everyone who came out to our Anne of Green Gables Garden Day event at the LMM Children’s Garden of the Senses in Norval @canadiangardencouncil
and thanks to our special guest, LMM’s granddaughter @katiebutler1337
🌼 Next stop: Charlottetown, PEI for the L.M. Montgomery and Reading Conference @lmminstitute
We are so thrilled that the L.M. Montgomery Children’s Garden of the Senses in Norval inspired this beautiful DIY wall! Thanks @lily_the_tabbycat
for sharing 🍃Don’t forget our “Anne of Green Gables Garden Day” event is happening June 16 with @canadiangardencouncil
so don’t miss this chance to see the garden for yourself!
Have you heard? The L.M. Montgomery Children’s Garden of the Senses website has gotten a makeover! Click the link in our bio to check out the new site! 🌼🌷We are also hosting an activity for #GardenDaysCanada
on June 16, 2018 called “Anne of Green Gables Day” - make sure you save the date!
Read about @threedogsinagarden
visit to the Lucy Maud Montgomery Heritage Garden (Children's Garden of the Senses) in Norval. You can find her blog post here: http://threedogsinagarden.blogspot.ca/2017/08/the-lucy-maud-montgomery-garden.html?m=1
"Everything is new in the spring. Springs themselves are always so new, too. No spring is ever just like any other spring. It always has something of its own to be its own peculiar sweetness." - Lucy Maud Montgomery 🌸🌸
Come see the revitalized Lucy Maud Montgomery Heritage Garden in Norval! Unveiled as The Children's Garden Of The Senses in 2016, this garden provides an interactive experience with all five senses. 🌸
The flowers in the Lucy Maud Montgomery Heritage garden are starting to bloom! 🌺 Wishing everyone a Happy Easter! 🐰
Spring is in the air! 🌷The Lucy Maud Montgomery Heritage Garden in Norval was recently renovated and unveiled last year as The Children's Garden of the Senses! It was redesigned by landscape architect Eileen Foley. You can find out more about the garden in the blog post written by @j.ey.18
"Looking forward to things is half the pleasure of them."- Lucy Maud Montgomery | Who else is looking forward to the premiere of @annetheseries
"Of course, I knew there are no fairies; but that needn't prevent my thinking there is." - Lucy Maud Montgomery ✨
Check out the latest issue of "The Shining Scroll," a periodical by The Lucy Maud Montgomery Literary Society. 📜 An article on our project is featured on pages 25-27 written by @j.ey.18
✍🏻You can find it at this link: http://lmmontgomeryliterarysociety.weebly.com/uploads/2/2/6/5/226525/theshiningscroll2016.pdf
"That is one good thing about this world... there are always sure to be more springs." - Lucy Maud Montgomery 🌱
"I love to smell flowers in the dark. You get a hold of their soul then." - Lucy Maud Montgomery 🌼🌸🌺 | 📸: @springfaerie
"Looking forward to things is half the pleasure of them." - Anne Shirley 👒 | Featuring @emmar0se__
as our lovable Anne Shirley!
"There is such a place as fairyland- but only children can find the way to it." - Lucy Maud Montgomery ✨📖
Winter at the Norval Manse ❄️
"I am simply a book drunkard." 📖
Find out how you can be a part of preserving this important piece of Canadian history by clicking the link in our bio! 🍁🏡
"Kindred spirits are not so scarce as I used to think. It's splendid to find out there are so many of them in the world." ✨
We love this picture of Anne drawn by the incredibly talented @leetleschmida
"It's been my experience that you can nearly always enjoy things if you make up your mind firmly that you will." 👒💚
The Grand Trunk Railway Station in Norval circa early 1900's 🚂
"I hate to think of all the lovely things I remember being forgotten when I am dead!" July 11th, 1931 ✍🏼
A beautiful capture of the Lucy Maud Montgomery Heritage Garden in Norval by @threedogsinagarden
Earlier this year, it was renovated and unveiled as the Children's Garden of the Senses based on the stories of Lucy Maud Montgomery 📖
We love brochures! 📜 check out the link in our bio for more information about our upcoming project! 🏡
"It seemed to me that I was going to like Norval... the moonlight on the ground, on the dark church tower and the lovely dim things that were a Hill of Pines beyond a thing to remember forever." 🌲🌲🌲|📸: Evan and Bernadeta Milewski
"Anne- she was not so named of malice aforethought, but flashed into my fancy already christened, even to the all important "e"... She soon seemed very real to me and took possession of me to an unusual extent." 📖👒
Lucy Maud Montgomery lived in this house in the village of Norval from 1926 to 1935. We are currently trying to purchase the manse to create the Lucy Maud Montgomery Museum and Literary Centre 🏡 To find out more click the link in our bio!
"The world calls them its singers and poets and artists and storytellers but they are just people who have never forgotten the way to fairyland."
"I wonder if a hundred years from now, anybody will win a victory over anything because of something I left or did. It is an inspiring thought."