Category: Life at Drumore

Butterfly and Pollinator Certified Gardens at Drumore Estate

Drumore's pollinator garden for Butterflies

Last year Drumore Estate was certified as both a Certified Butterfly Garden from the North American Butterfly Association and a Pollinator Friendly Garden from Penn State Extension Master Gardeners.  We are proud and excited to be helpful in thoughtfully growing plants and using cultural practices which are beneficial to these essential categories of insects. Most… Read more »

How to Facilitate an Offsite Meeting

Planning a Business Meeting

Hosting an offsite meeting is a great way to celebrate your team’s successes, review your monthly goals, and encourage team bonding. If you’re looking for a better way to extend the conversation about your business’s strategy, goals, and other tactics, consider hosting an offsite meeting.   If you’ve never facilitated an offsite meeting, here are… Read more »

The Summer Garden at Drumore Estate

Drumore summer perennial beds

As the seasons progress in the main perennial borders at Drumore, the plants that are flowering are continually changing.  As May faded away with the beauty of bearded iris, blue star, peonies and blue indigo, the borders have progressed into June and July with fresh arrivals of penstemons, catmint, campanulas and roses as well as… Read more »

4 Essential Steps for Planning a Successful Corporate Event

Corporate Event Venues

Any business that wants to make a lasting impression on others needs to know how to plan and host a corporate event. Whether it’s for fundraising or to celebrate your accomplishments as a company, there are plenty of reasons to host a corporate event. Because corporate events can vary between size, goals, and budgets, the planning… Read more »

Spring Has Sprung at Drumore Estate

Our earliest spring flowering bulbs have recently finished blooming in our historic gardens and we wanted to share some of the beautiful sights. Currently we have various daffodils and tulips blooming. We also add pansies for additional spring color as we move into our wedding season in May. The close up above is of a… Read more »