Tuesday, March 29, 5:30 pm – Hollywood House Demesne: An American Garden Abroad


Please join the New England Historic Genealogical Society for a special, free lecture by Carolyn Lynch on Tuesday, March 29, beginning with a reception at 5:30 pm and lecture at 6 pm.  The event will take place at the New England Historic Genealogical Society building at 99 – 101 Newbury Street, Boston, and is entitled Hollywood House Demesne: An American Garden Abroad.  Parklands and Celtic knots, bridal paths and wild gorse fields, stables, greenhouses, and thatched houses, all will be highlighted in this illustrated talk on Hollywood House and its award-winning gardens, by Carolyn Lynch. A lovingly restored Georgian estate in county Limerick, Ireland, Hollywood House is featured in “On Foreign Soil: American Gardeners Abroad.” Carolyn Lynch is President and CEO of the Lynch Foundation and is Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the New England Historic Genealogical Society (www.AmericanAncestors.org).  The program is free but RSVP is required.  Call 617-226-1220, or email amagno@nehgs.org.