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September 2019

Sunrise Photo Shoot Workshops

September 28 @ 7:00 am - 9:30 am
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One event on September 29, 2019 at 7:00 am

$35

Saturday, September 28 or Sunday, September 29 7 - 9:30am $35, $25 WBG members (use code WBGMEMBER) Join John Nation for an opportunity to shoot photos in the private gardens at the Avish Estate in Prospect. Sunrise to mid-morning offers excellent lighting for photography. Focus your eye or camera lens on large landscape vistas, architecture, individual plants and insects, and more. Workshop held rain or shine. Limited to 16 registrants. Instructor: John Nation Register Here for 9/28 Register Here for…

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Sunrise Photo Shoot Workshops

September 29 @ 7:00 am - 9:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on September 29, 2019 at 7:00 am

$35

Saturday, September 28 or Sunday, September 29 7 - 9:30am $35, $25 WBG members (use code WBGMEMBER) Join John Nation for an opportunity to shoot photos in the private gardens at the Avish Estate in Prospect. Sunrise to mid-morning offers excellent lighting for photography. Focus your eye or camera lens on large landscape vistas, architecture, individual plants and insects, and more. Workshop held rain or shine. Limited to 16 registrants. Instructor: John Nation Register Here for 9/28 Register Here for…

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October 2019

Beyond Tulips: Spring Bulbs Worth the Digging

October 1 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Graeser Family Education Center, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$40

Tuesday, October 1 2 - 4 pm Graeser Family Education Center, WBG $40, $35 WBG members (use code WBGMEMBER at checkout) Geophytes — the botanical term for perennial plants that grow from underground bulbs — are a valuable component to all spring-flowering gardens. While tulips and daffodils are the well-known celebrities, there are other worthwhile geophytes to include in your landscape. Some aren’t touched by squirrels or deer, while others tolerate wet soils, and some make great additions to containers. Take…

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Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

October 4 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Graeser Family Education Center, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
Free

Friday, October 4, 9-10am Join us as we celebrate the grand opening and dedication of the long-awaited Graeser Family Education Center, the first building of Waterfront Botanical Gardens. This special event is FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, but please plan ahead! Parking is extremely limited. We recommend carpooling, TARC routes 15 or 31, biking, walking, or using the trolley shuttle from the field adjacent to Hadley Pottery and the Yellow parking lot on Waterfront Park next to the U…

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Pollinator View near Education Center. Hi-Res image.

Beer and Music in the Gardens

October 4 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Graeser Family Education Center, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$25

Friday, October 4, 7-11pm Join us on the Graeser Family Education Center plaza for an evening of live music, featuring performances by Tyler Lance Walker Gill and James Lindsey. Limited tickets available. Local beers and food will be available for purchase.   Non-Members: $25, WBG Members: $20 WBG Members use code WBGMEMBER at checkout to receive discount   Register Here   Sponsored by: Plant Kingdom WesBanco Against the Grain Brewery D. Whayne Porter, CFP, IAR with Kentucky Planning Partners Interested in sponsoring…

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Night of a Thousand Flowers

October 5 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Graeser Family Education Center, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$300

Saturday, October 5, 6-9:00pm   Join us for an unforgettable evening celebrating the opening of Waterfront Botanical Gardens’ first building, The Graeser Family Education Center. Gala Guests will enjoy a seated dinner by Farm to Fork Catering, cocktails, live music by the Delfeayo Marsalis Quintet, and complimentary admission to the Garden After Party. Garden After Party Guests will enjoy cocktails, desserts, and live music by Carly Johnson and the Hot Sauce Brass Band.   Limited tickets available   Register Here…

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Night of a Thousand Flowers – AFTER PARTY – with Carly Johnson

October 5 @ 9:00 pm - October 6 @ 12:00 am
Graeser Family Education Center, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$100

Saturday, October 5, 9pm-midnight Join us for an unforgettable evening celebrating the opening of Waterfront Botanical Gardens’ first building, The Graeser Family Education Center.  After Party Guests will enjoy cocktails, desserts, and live music by Carly Johnson and the Hot Sauce Brass Band. Limited tickets available   Register Here   Sponsored by: Commonwealth Bank & Trust Genscape Dean Dorton Bisig Impact Group Interested in sponsoring this event? Contact Elizabeth Chandler at echandler@waterfrontgardens.org.

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Speaker Series Luncheon: Jon Carloftis, Gardens of Kentucky

October 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Graeser Family Education Center, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$25

Monday, October 7, 12:00-1:00pm Non-Members: $25, WBG Members: $20 WBG Members use code WBGMEMBER at checkout to receive discount Join us for lunch and an informative talk with speakers on assorted topics. This luncheon's speaker and topic is: Jon Carloftis - Gardens of Kentucky Luncheon Series Sponsored by: PNC Bank   Register Here 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 Allison…

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Speaker Series Luncheon: Steve Bloom, The Allure of Japanese Gardens

October 8 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Graeser Family Education Center, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$25

Tuesday, October 8, 12:00-1:00pm Non-Members: $25, WBG Members: $20 WBG Members use code WBGMEMBER at checkout to receive discount Join us for lunch and an informative talk with speakers on assorted topics. This luncheon's speaker and topic is: Steve Bloom - The Allure of Japanese Gardens Luncheon Series Sponsored by: PNC Bank   Register Here 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…

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Speaker Series Luncheon: Tom Owen, The Pointe’s Past: Ohio Street Neighborhood to Today’s Botanical Gardens

October 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Graeser Family Education Center, 1435 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
$25

Wednesday, October 9, 12:00-1:00pm Non-Members: $25, WBG Members: $20 WBG Members use code WBGMEMBER at checkout to receive discount Join us for lunch and an informative talk with speakers on assorted topics. This luncheon's speaker and topic is: Tom Owen - The Pointe’s Past: Ohio Street Neighborhood to Today’s Botanical Gardens Luncheon Series Sponsored by: PNC Bank   Register Here 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…

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