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January 2020

Wing Haven Lecture Series

January 3, 2020 - March 26, 2020

January through March 2020 "Every plant has a story, just like every human being has a story. And that story needs to be told" - Ryan Gainey. Help us kick off our 2020 Lecture Series during a showing of "The Well-Placed Weed: The Bountiful Life of Ryan Gainey" on January 2. We'll be staying cozy indoors while it is chilly out, enjoying popcorn and learning about the life and complexities of Ryan Gainey. Enjoy the full feature film (the original…

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Tom Hanchett: From Independence to Myers Park: How John Nolen shaped Charlotte’s landscape

January 27, 2020 @ 6:15 pm - 8:30 pm

In 1905 a young student in the fledgling field of landscape architecture ducked out of his final exams at Harvard to take a train south to Charlotte. “First important landscape work” he wrote in his diary. That initial commission to design the city’s first public park, Independence Park, led John Nolen to create the Myers Park neighborhood — and nearly 400 other projects nationwide. Historian Dr. Tom Hanchett came to Charlotte in 1981 to research Myers Park and other older…

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February 2020

Brad Miller, Care of Bonsai

February 17, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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March 2020

Vinnie Simeone, Great Gardens of the World

March 16, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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In Partnership with the Charlotte Garden Club, Wing Haven presents FIVE SEASONS: The Gardens of Piet Oudolf

March 29, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Wing Haven and the Charlotte Garden Club invite you to join us at the Mint Museum Randolph for a film screening of FIVE SEASONS: The Gardens of Piet Oudolf, an immersive and meditative documentary that reveals how the revolutionary landscape designer, Piet Oudolf, upends our conventional notions of nature, public space, and, ultimately, beauty itself. Piet Oudolf has radically redefined what gardens can be. As Rick Darke, the famous botanist, says to Piet in the film, “your work teaches us…

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April 2020

Gladys Hutson, Pollinators

April 20, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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May 2020

2020 Art in the Garden Tour: 10 am-4pm, May 16 and 1-4pm, May 17 and followed by After-Tour Party, Mint Museum Randolph (4-6 pm)

May 16, 2020 @ 10:00 am - May 17, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

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