Horticultural Black History Month Celebrations

Black Botanists Lecture Series.  The Holden Arboretum (Kirtland, OH) is presenting a black botanist lecture series. Read more at https://holdenarb.org/visit/events-lectures/scientist-lecture/

Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden Black History Month Activities.  Celebrate Black History Month with virtual and on-site opportunities to learn more about Black History in horticulture, gardening, and the environment.  https://www.dmbotanicalgarden.com/events/blackhistorymonth/ 

Visit the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden for a screening of the documentary George Washington Carver: An Uncommon Life on Saturday, February 13, 1:00 – 2:00 PM.  This event is free and in partnership with Iowa PBS.  Registration is encouraged as walk-in seats are not guaranteed.

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