Just got this item from Jeanne Kiernan of the Garden Club of Larchmont:
The Garden Club of Larchmont will present noted speaker and author Colleen Plimpton with her popular dramatic presentation of the life, times and gardens of America’s first female landscape architect and found of the American Society of Landscape Architects. Farrand designed for the Rockefellers and the Wilson White House, Yale and Princeton Unifersities, as well as the many of the movers and shakers of the early 20th century.
Garden writer and speaker Colleen Plimpton entertains and enlightens with a one-hour presentation of the life, times and work of Farrand, with a program done first-person, in costume, backed by a PowerPoint of many of Farrand’s gardens.
The public is invited to the Larchmont Avenue Church, Russell Hall at the corner of Forest Park Ave. and Larchmont Ave., Larchmont on April 7, at 1 p.m. Refreshments will be served. Free.