Restoring America’s Most Significant Gardens: Stratford Hall, Poplar Forest, and the Garden Club of Virginia by Matt Peterschmidt, Eric Proebsting, and Betsy Worthington

When: Thu., May 21, 12-1 p.m. 2020

Join Matt Peterschmidt, Director of Landscapes and Security at Stratford Hall, Dr. Eric Proebsting, Director of Archaeology at Poplar Forest, and Betsy Worthington, member of the Restoration Committee of the Garden Club of Virginia, as they discuss the legacy of the Garden Club of Virginia in the context of two current projects at Stratford Hall and Poplar Forest, and their unexpected connection to each other. It is not a coincidence that this year marks the 100th anniversary of the women’s suffrage movement, heralding a new age of female participation in American civic life.

Price: $10.