Wednesday, October 15, 10 a.m. – Isabella Stewart Gardner: America’s First Patroness of the Arts


Character reenactor Jessa Piaia will present a dramatic portrayal set in 1909, six years after the opening of Fenway Court. The portrayal runs approximately an hour in length, and details may be found in the calendar portion of this web site. An elegant optional “period” lunch will follow, featuring vegetable consomme with confetti of root vegetables, duck a l’orange, wild rice, candied baby carrots, and an elegant dessert for $25 per person. Co-sponsored with The College Club of Boston, 44 Commonwealth Avenue, where the event will take place. To reserve, contact The Garden Club of the Back Bay through this web site.