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Friday Night Speaker Series: Dr. Aly Baumgartner

June 24, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Friday, June 24 • 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Cocktail Hour 6:00 -7:00 p.m.

Presentation 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Graeser Family Education Center

$35 | $30 WBG members

Time travel with Dr. Aly Baumgartner as she explores how fossil leaves help us understand climate change. Dr. Baumgartner specializes in the relationship between environmental shifts and the evolution of plants, with a background in forest-to-grassland transitions in East Africa.

She is currently the Collections Manager of Paleontology at the Sternberg Museum of Natural History in Hays, KS. This presentation includes time for Q & A.




Refund Policy
Although we are unable to refund registration fees in the case of cancellation by the purchaser, the paid registration can be transferred to another student. In this case, please notify KAT RIVERS at KRIVERS@WATERFRONTGARDENS.ORG or 502-276-5404 with the name of who will attend in your place. Multi-event series cannot be transferred. In the event that Waterfront Botanical Gardens cancels a class for any reason (e.g. low enrollment, instructor unavailability, natural hazard, etc.), we will attempt to reschedule the class or event. If there is no reschedule, the purchaser will be issued a full refund. Refunds are issued by check only. 
Emergency Cancellation
In the event of an emergency cancellation, the Gardens will contact registered students with a cancellation notice (always provide/maintain a current email address and phone number so that we may notify you of an emergency or cancellation). The Gardens will attempt to reschedule classes cancelled due to an emergency event if possible.


June 24, 2022
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Waterfront Botanical Gardens Site
1435 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206 United States