Monday, April 22, 2019

Westchester Sketchers at Lasdon Park Thursday

Let's celebrate Spring by sketching at Lasdon Park and Arboretum. 
In this beautiful park, you'll find lots to sketch: flowering trees, spring flowers, orchids (in the glass conservatory), a historic tree walk, and much more.

The park contains woodlands, an open grass meadow, and formal gardens with flower and shrub specimens from all over the world. It also contains a Chinese Friendship Pavilion as gift from the People's Republic of China to the citizens of Westchester.

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Lasdon Park also features the Westchester County Veterans Museum, with exhibits of photographs, historical documents, artifacts and memorabilia about Westchester County residents who served in the United States armed forces in time of war, from the Revolutionary War to the present. In addition to the museum, there are four memorials to Westchester residents who served in the military.


Where: Lasdon Park and Aboretum, and Veterans Memorial2610 Amawalk Road (Route 35) Katonah, NY 10536 Phone: 914-864-7270

When: Thursday, April 25th. 10:30 AM.
We'll meet in front of the fountain at the park entrance from the upper parking lot.

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Transportation from NYC: Metro-North Harlem Line to Katonah Station.
The 9:22 AM off-peak train from Grand Central arrives in Katonah at 10:28 AM.
Please call Cathy or  Marianne to arrange for pick up and ride to the garden.

Lunch: 1 PM Bring your own food. We'll be picnicking together.
Show & Tell: We'll share stories and sketches during the social part of our day.

Bring a stool if you own one.  It gives you more options.
- Date was changed due forecast for showers on Friday.

If you can’t find us
call Cathy at 914-625-0766 or Marianne at 914-355-6507

There are no fees.   All drawing skill levels are welcome.

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