ARTFUL LANDSCAPES: VILLAGE AND COUNTRY GARDENS
TWILIGHT IN THE GARDEN PARTY
Friday June 17, 6:00-9:00pm, 2016
This festive party was held in a glorious pastoral setting in Spencertown. Fine wines and elegant light fare were enjoyed at one of the most delightful social events of the summer season.
Tickets $80 in advance, $90 at the door
BREAKFAST & LECTURE with ADAM WHEELER
“I like it, I love it and the deer don’t eat it!”
Saturday June 18, 2016
Doors opened at 8:30am, Lecture at 9:00am
Program began at 9:00am
Adam Wheeler, the propagation and plant development manager of Broken Arrow Nursery in Hamden, CT lectures widely on a variety of garden subjects. He gave an illustrated talk about deer proof and resistant landscaping.
Continental breakfast was served.
Admission for Lecture $15 in advance, $20 day of
GARDEN MARKET ON THE GREEN
Saturday June 18, 2016, 9:00am-3:00pm
Unusual plants, vintage garden décor, containers, furniture and more were presented by 20 dealers on the Spencertown Green. Garden demonstrations were offered in the afternoon. A portion of all sales benefitted the Academy.
HIDDEN GARDENS TOUR
Saturday June 18, 2016, 10:00am-4:00 pm
Self-guided tour of five private gardens in Spencertown and Kinderhook, NY and the gardens of Edna St. Vincent Millay at Steepletop in Austerlitz.
Tickets $30 in advance, $35 day of
GALLERY EXHIBITION: From the Garden: Still Life
May 21-June 19, 2016
Eight regional artists masterfully focused on the art of the still life in pastel, watercolor and oil, inspired by botanical subjects.
Gallery Open Saturday-Sunday 1:00-5:00pm
9:00am-4:00pm on June18