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Beatrix Farrand Society Annual Lecture
August 6 @ 4:00 pm
The Beatrix Farrand Society’s annual lecture is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 6, at 4 p.m. at Holy Family Church in Seal Harbor. This year’s speaker is Judith B. Tankard.
Judith B. Tankard is a landscape historian, preservation consultant and the author or co-author of 10 books on historic gardens and garden designers, most recently “Gardens of the Arts and Crafts Movement.”
Other books include “Ellen Shipman and the American Garden ” (winner of the J.B. Jackson Book Prize) and three works on Gertrude Jekyll. Tankard taught at the Landscape Institute of Harvard University for more than 20 years and served as a board member of the Beatrix Farrand Society. She is a frequent lecturer on landscape history and a contributor to the British journal Hortus.
This event is free and open to the public but registration is required. Please send an email to [email protected] with name and number of guests.