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Garden Luncheon

May 30, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Funds raised by the Garden Luncheon support the stewardship and preservation of the Museum’s historic gardens and riverside landscape.

Art, music flowers, food and a few surprises!

-Light jazz under the tent by the Tangerine Trio

-Luncheon prepared by Gourmet Galley

-Remarks by curator Amy Kurtz Lansing

-Garden party attire suggested, hats encouraged

Luncheon Events

10am – Guests are invited to enjoy Flowers on Fire and Blooms with a View in the Robert and Nancy Krieble Gallery

11am – Members of the Garden Gang will be located throughout Miss Florence’s gardens for informal garden tours

12pm – Luncheon guests gather for refreshments and music overlooking the beautiful Lieutenant River

12:30pm – Seating for lunch under a festive tent on the Adrian P. Moore Garden Terrace. Brief remarks by curator Amy Kurtz Lansing on the significance of the Museum’s exciting new acquisition Peonies by Matilda Browne

If you can only join us for lunch please return on Saturday or Sunday as our guests to Blooms with a View and Flowers on Fire.


Seating is limited, please reserve early. $100 per person.

Landscape Comittee


Virginia Millhiser
Lee Pritchard

Deborah Butler
Elsie Childs
Dianne Embree
Brenda Floyd
Laurie Hernandez
Deborah Moore
Clinton Standart
Sandy Thurston
Betsey Webster
Sheila Wertheimer

Also, be sure to attend A Vernissage for Flowers on Fire


May 30, 2014
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Florence Griswold Museum
96 Lyme Street
Old Lyme, CT 06371 United States
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Kristin Pishvanov
(860) 434-5542 ext. 122

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