Thursday, October 16, 10 – 3:30 – Historic Preservation of Gardens Workshop & Garden Tour


Come to the Fuller Conference Center at Old Sturbridge Village, take a guided tour of 4 gardens, and hear a lecture about researching and designing the gardens, criteria used, and selection of historically appropriate plant materials by Christie Higginbottom. Elizabeth Ingleheart, architectural and landscape historian and the National Register Coordinator for the National Park Service, will speak on how to list a garden on the National Historic Register. Karen Herman, Andover Preservation Commission Chair, will speak on Funding through the Community Preservation Act. For more information, and to register, visit www.GCFM.org, or send a check ($17.50 for registration, $12.50 box lunch fee) to GCFM, c/o Winnie Fitzpatrick, Registrar, Box 660, West Falmouth, MA 02574.