Botanica: a Gardener’s Luncheon...

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 by

Gardening Large: a City, a Park, a Garden Wednesday, April 17, 2013 Location: Giovanni’s Noon Luncheon & 10am Workshop RSVP by April 8, 2013       Save the date to welcome spring with your floral friends during Klehm’s spring garden luncheon held at Giovanni’s. This year’s speaker is Terry Guen, founder of the award-winning, Chicago-based Terry Guen Design Associates, Inc. She has focused her twenty-five year career as a landscape architect and urban designer on creating spaces for public benefit and enhancing the quality of the urban outdoor environment. As Master Landscape Architect for Chicago’s Lakefront Millennium Park, she was responsible for the design and implementation of the entire 25 acre landscape. In her presentation, “Gardening Large: a City, a Park, a Garden,” Ms. Guen will discuss the need to develop a passion...

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17th Annual Botanica – A Gardener’s Luncheon...

Tuesday, March 1, 2011 by

“Flowers, Fun & Fancy in Traditional and Creative Designs” ROCKFORD – MARCH 1, 2011 – KLEHM STAFF Alpine Bank along with Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden is pleased to sponsor Botanica on Wednesday, April 13, 2011 at Forest Hills Country Club in Rockford. Botanica is well known as the Stateline’s premier kick-off event to the gardening season. Our featured speaker is Tony Todesco. “Flowers, Fun & Fancy in Traditional and Creative Designs” is the program for this year’s luncheon. Tony is a well-known floral designer, lecturer and instructor for groups and garden clubs, on state and national levels. Through his creative use of plant material he not only interprets design trends, but helps create them. The event begins at 10am with a hands-on floral arranging workshop for only $25. Doors open at 11am for...

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