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Start Date: 3/22/2013
End Date: 3/22/2013
Event Times: 5–8 pm

Contact Info

Phone: 608-752-3885

Gardening Heritage Symposium Book Fair

The Wisconsin Historical Society Press will feature its history-based gardening, landscape, cooking and architectural books in a special pre-symposium book fair co-hosted by the Rotary Botanical Gardens of Janesville. Meet Marcia Carmichael, historical gardener at Old World Wisconsin, author of 'Putting Down Roots: Gardening Insights from Wisconsin's Early Settlers,' landscape historian and Master Gardener Lee Somerville, author of 'Vintage Wisconsin Gardens: A History of Home Gardens' and Terese Allen co-author of 'The Flavor of Wisconsin for Kids' and 'The Flavor of Wisconsin: An Informal History of Food and Eating in the Badger State.'

Add'l Contact Info: Anna Wehrwein, 608-264-6465

Ticket Info: The book fair is free and open to the public. Note: The symposium on Saturday, March 23, is a paid, all-day event.

Venue: Rotary Botanical Gardens

Address: 1455 Palmer Dr

City: Janesville

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