Sat, Sep 22
Afternoon Lawn Party
2 - 4 p.m.
Historic Blithewood Garden is 115 years old; come celebrate with an afternoon of fun in the garden! Join the friends of Blithewood Garden for a free family event where you can enjoy birthday cupcakes and snacks, children's lawn games, garden tours, and goats.
Panel Discussion — The Architectural Garden: Challenges of Preserving Formal Structures in the Landscape
5 p.m. Light refreshments; 5:30 p.m. Panel discussion
Levy Economics Institute of Bard College
Join us for a timely and thought-provoking panel discussion with Judith Tankard, author and garden historian; Sarah Vance, director of the Blue Garden in Newport, RI; and Stephen Byrns, president of the Untermyer Gardens Conservancy in Yonkers, NY.
James Brayton Hall, president and CEO of the Garden Conservancy, Bard's partner on the rehabilitation of Blithewood Garden, will moderate. Light refreshments will precede the lecture.
$35 General admission
All proceeds will benefit the rehabilitation of Blithewood Garden.