John Tschirch’s Winter Lecture Series

Friday, February 4, 2022 to Friday, February 25, 2022 | 11 AM - 12 PM

John Tschirch’s Winter Lecture Series
Inspired Gardens: Windows onto Magical Worlds
Lecturer: John Tschirch, Architectural and Landscape Historian, Honorary Member of the Garden Club of America
Fridays, February 4 – 25
11 AM – 12 PM

This lecture series explores the inspiration behind some of the great gardens of the world, from meditation to images of paradise and the use of brilliant color and innovative plant forms. Each garden is a vision of a perfect natural world, one where superb design blends harmoniously with the extraordinary cultivation of plants, flowers, and trees. Each is a window onto the culture and aspirations, as well as the inspirations, of their creators.

February 4, 2022: Gardens of Meditation – The Japanese Gardens of Kyoto

February 11, 2022: Gardens of Paradise – The Gardens of the Alhambra

February 18, 2022: Gardens of Color – The Restored Royal Dutch Gardens of Het Loo

February 25, 2022: Gardens of Fantasy – The Topiaries of Levens Hall, England

Single Lecture: Members $12 | Non-Members $15
Full Series: Members $36 | Non-Members $45