COMING SOON … the last Master Gardener Series on Zoom. Grab the opportunity to learn about … Rochester’s Olmstead Parks … Monday, September 13th … all from the comfort of your favorite chair. PLEASE support this last mini fundraiser in the gardening series and REGISTER TODAY! See Hyperlink below.
After you REGISTER, shout out the news to all your friends and family, near and far.
AND after you learn about the Olmstead Parks, join our member – Andrea Somerville – at a local Olmstead Park on Thursday, September 16th, @ 6:30 pm. Andrea will lead the group in a 60-minute walk, and we will enjoy each other’s company. An email will be distributed with the name of the selected park and directions of where to meet prior to the 16th.
PLEASE CONSIDER JOINING THE ZOOM ON MONDAY AND THE COMPLEMENTARY WALK ON THURSDAY.
Master Gardener Series
Presented by the Zonta Club of Rochester
(in cooperation with Cornell Cooperative Extension)
Please join us for this FUNd-raising event!
All proceeds to benefit local agencies or to scholarships in the Greater Rochester area and Zonta International projects worldwide. Zonta Rochester Foundation is a 501c3 not for profit.
Monday, Sept. 13th Rochester’s Olmsted Parks
7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
This talk will present an introduction to the life and accomplishments of Frederick Law Olmsted, the pioneer of the modern urban park. We will first explore the history of urban parks, then move to the early life of FL Olmsted, leading to the creation of Central Park. Also covered are the major projects of Olmsted and the Olmsted firm after Central Park, and the Rochester (now Monroe County) Park System, partially designed by Olmsted.
To register, clink on the Hyperlink: https://zontaolmstedparks.eventbrite.com
All events are presented over Zoom. The Zoom link will be sent to you within a week of the event.
Each presentation is $15.00
For more information about Zonta please go to: https://www.zonta.org/
For more information about the Zonta Club of Rochester please go to: https://zontarochester.org/