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May 2016

The Garden Club of Montreal

May 12, 2016 @ 10:00am - 1:00pm
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The Garden Club of Montreal has kindly invited me to come and speak about my book and a bit about my next book in progress.   Charlie is coming too and we are looking forward to a visit to that lovely City -- we have not been there for many years but remember how wonderful it ...

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August 2016

Madison Beach Club

August 3, 2016 @ 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Madison Beach Club, 128 Island Avenue
Madison, CT United States
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I will be giving a book talk to the Madison Beach Club in Madison, Connecticut this Wednesday, August 3, after lunch.  While I will be speaking about my book, Rosemary Verey:  The Life and Lessons of a Legendary Gardener, there will be a bit of a hint of the book I am currently working on ...

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Williamstown Garden Club

August 9, 2016 @ 1:00pm - 2:00pm
St. John’s Church, 35 Park St.
Williamstown, MA United States
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I will be giving a talk for the Williamstown Garden Club on Tuesday August 9 at 1 PM entitled Rosemary Verey and Other Gardening Legends.   This will allow me to both talk about my published book, as well as the one I am in the process of writing about other people in horticulture I particularly ...

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November 2016

New Canaan Garden Club

November 9, 2016 @ 10:00am - 11:00am
Waveny House, 677 South Avenue
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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I will be speaking for the New Canaan Garden Club at its joint meeting with the Darien Garden Club on November 9.   Since it will be the day after election day, I am hoping we will all be in the mood for another focus and enjoy the beautiful garden images of my talk.   While ...

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November 2017

Mystic Garden Club Book Talk

November 14, 2017 @ 10:30am - 12:00pm
43 East Maine Street
Mystic, CT United States
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I am looking forward to talking to the Mystic Garden Club on Tuesday morning, November 14, at 10:30 AM about my book about Rosemary Verey  --- BUT ALSO about my new book about to come out early in the New Year.  It is Heroes of Horticulture: Americans Who Transformed The Landscape, published by David R. ...

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September 2018

Hollister House Garden Study Weekend VIII Symposium – A Passion for Plants

September 8, 2018 @ 8:00am - 6:00pm
The Heritage Hotel, 552 Heritage Road
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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This year's Hollister House's eighth Study Weekend Symposium is titled A Passion for Plants.  It will be held at The Heritage Hotel, Southbury, CT. on Saturday September 8 starting with breakfast and several speakers.  Lunch is included.  After the program, there will be a very special plant sale at Hollister House Garden.  I will be ...

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Ladew Topiary Garden Lecture Series

September 27, 2018 @ 10:30am - 12:00pm
Ladew Topiary Gardens, 3535 Jarrettsvile Pike
Monkton, MD United States
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I will be speaking about my book at Ladew Topiary Gardens on Thursday, September 27th at 10:30 that morning.  I have spoken for them before and it is always a pleasure to return to Maryland to have a chance to visit this extraordinary garden.  My book will be offered for sale.

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October 2018

Rocky Hills Environmental Lecture Series

October 25, 2018 @ 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Native Plant Center at Westchester Community College, 75 Grassland Rd.
Valhalla, NY 10595 United States
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Having known the late, great, Henriette Suhr and her marvelous garden creation at Rocky Hills, I am honored to be speaking at a Rocky Hill Environmental Lecture established in her honor and memory.  The event will be held on Thursday, October 25th at 7:00 PM and is jointly sponsored by The Garden Conservancy and The ...

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November 2018

Tower Hill Botanic Garden

November 11, 2018 @ 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Tower Hill Botanical Garden, 11 French Drive
Boylston, MA United States
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I look forward to returning to Tower Hill Botanic Garden to give a talk about my new talk, especially as one of my heroes in the book, Darrell Probst began his early horticultural career there. My talk is on Sunday November 11 beginning at 1:00 PM and I will also be signing books that will ...

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March 2019

Birmingham Botanical Garden

March 7 @ 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Birmingham Botanical Garden, 2612 Lane Park Road
Birmingham, AL 35223 United States
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I am excited and honored to be asked to speak for the Birmingham Botanical Garden on March 7, 2019 at 6:00 PM.  Never having been to Alabama before, I so look forward to visiting the Birmingham Botanical Garden and seeing something of that fine City.  Leaving the dark days of March in the Northeast, during ...

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