New Meeting: Arnold Arboretum - free walking tour & photo reception

From: Heather
Sent on: Friday, April 4, 2008 10:53 AM
Announcing a new meeting for Nerd Fun - Boston!

What: Arnold Arboretum - free walking tour & photo reception

When: Saturday, April 12, 10:30 AM

Where: Click the link below to find out!

Who should come: <----------- Anyone who voted for 'nature walk' on the Nerd Fun poll.

Meeting Description: As a life long Bostonian I've never been to the Arboretum, so I was looking change that.

Let's go to this tour posted at their site, and there is a reception for their new photography exhibit about lilacs. I plan on doing both.

Pack a lunch if you plan on attending both events. We can have a nerd picnic.

Apr 12th, 2008 (Sat) 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Free Walking Tour
From flowers and fragrance to fruits and textures, the Arnold Arboretum is a dynamic landscape throughout the year! Explore the collections on a free guided tour led by our knowledgeable volunteer docents. Tours are geared toward the general visitor and include Arboretum history and topics of seasonal interest.

All tours begin in front of the Hunnewell Building Visitor Center and last approximately 60-90 minutes. There is no need to pre-register. For more information or cancellations due to inclement weather, please call[masked] x 100.

Apr 12th, 2008 (Sat) 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Lilacs?Visions of Spring
Hunnewell Building Lecture Hall
Arnold Arboretum
April 12?May 18
Reception with the artists
Saturday, April 12, 1:00?3:00pm

To celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Lilac Sunday the Arboretum is hosting a juried group art exhibition devoted to the lilac in all its splendor. Artists of various media bring lilacs indoors with a dazzling display of art. The glorious lilac and the Arboretum?s lilac collection are frequent subjects for artists and superbly represent the bounty of spring.

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