Thursday, September 26, 7:30 p.m.
Exhibition Talk on A Gardener’s Library
Guest curator Joseph Disponzio—noted author, scholar of garden history, and a preservation landscape architect with the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation—discusses the garden book collection assembled by the International Garden Club in the first quarter of the 20th century and the fascinating insights that he gained while curating the show. Free
Saturday, September 28, 12–4 p.m.
Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day
Bartow-Pell is gladly participating in Museum Day Live!, an annual event hosted by Smithsonian magazine in which museums across the country open their doors for free. Enjoy free guided tours at quarter past the hour. See www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday for details.