Talbot County Garden Club Announces Its Winter Lecture Series
February 26 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
The Talbot County Garden Club’s free lecture series continues. All events will be held at 1:30 p.m. at the Talbot Count Free Library in Easton, and are free and open to the public.
On February 26, 2019, botanical artist Charlotte Heathe will present a program on botanical arts and the art of drawing flowers. Heath is a resident of the eastern shore of Virginia and was one of 45 artists from around the world chosen to participate in the first ever, contemporary botanical art showing in a major museum—the Weismann Museum in Minneapolis. Some of her work in gouache, pencil, pen & ink and acrylic will be available for purchase following the program.
On March 27, 2019, Greg Tepper, professional horticulturist, lecturer and consultant, will present a program about the newly formed Delaware Botanic Gardens at Pepper Creek in Dagsboro, DE. Tepper has also worked at Mt. Cuba and Kew, and the Royal Botanic Gardens and Wisley in Great Britain.
About the Talbot County Garden Club
The Talbot County Garden Club was established in 1917 to enrich the natural beauty of the environment by sharing knowledge of gardening, fostering the art of flower arranging, maintaining civic projects, supporting projects that benefit Talbot County and encouraging the conservation of natural resources. Noteworthy projects include maintaining the grounds of the Talbot Historical Society, Talbot Courthouse, Talbot Library, the fountain and childrens gardens at Idlewild Park and numerous other gardens and activities. There are currently a total of 109 active, associate and honorary members.