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September 2022

Japanese Garden Groundbreaking

September 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Waterfront Botanical Gardens Site, 1435 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206 United States

Thursday, September 29 • 10:00 - 11:30 am Waterfront Botanical Gardens FREE Join us for the Japanese Garden Groundbreaking Ceremony with special guest, garden designer, Shiro Nakane, visiting from Japan. All are invited to join the celebration. Green tea and cookies will be provided. Learn more about the Japanese garden  

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October 2022

Japanese Gala

October 1 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waterfront Botanical Gardens Site, 1435 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$300

Saturday, October 1 • 6:00 - 9:30 pm Waterfront Botanical Gardens $300 per individual ticket Please join us for the Waterfront Botanical Gardens Japanese Gala, featuring: Koto performer Masayo Ishigure, New York Chef Gene Kato, Chicago Cocktails by Beam Suntory Sponsored by Dean Dorton

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November 2022

WBG Annual Meeting with Curator Sadafumi Uchiyama

November 3 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waterfront Botanical Gardens Site, 1435 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$25

Thursday, November 3, 2022 Join us for this year's Annual Meeting with special guest Sadafumi Uchiyama, Chief Curator and Director of International Japanese Garden Training Center at the Portland Japanese Garden. At 6 pm, enjoy a Japanese fusion-style dinner with tea and cookies for dessert. The presentation will begin at 6:45 pm with a Q&A to follow. Tickets: $25 for WBG Members and $35 for non-members  register here Japanese Gardens on Foreign Soil: The Delicate Balance of Authenticity and Adaptation…

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