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Winter Jazz Brunch with the Nat Reeves Student Jazz Ensemble

Join the Elizabeth Park Conservancy for a delicious Sunday brunch and live jazz concert onstage at the Pond House in Elizabeth Park. Internationally renowned bassist and Associate Professor of Music Nat Reeves and his talented students from The Hartt School, Jackie McLean Jazz Studies Division will give a special performance to benefit the gardens at Elizabeth Park. The group will perform jazz standards and selections from the iconic Great American Songbook, a collection of the most memorable American music from the 1920s to the '50s. 

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Victoria Johnson Lecture, Lunch and Book Signing

This illustrated lecture by historian Victoria Johnson features her new book, American Eden: David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic, which both the Wall Street Journal and Ron Chernow (Alexander Hamilton) have called “captivating.”

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Spring Greenhouse Show and Tours

Elizabeth Park Conservancy opens its Spring Greenhouse Show on Friday, March 15 featuring a spectacular array of spring bulbs and plants grown by Conservancy Horticulturist Rosemary Aldridge; Head Gardener Peter Winne; Gardeners Wesley Gage, David Rivera and Stephanie Bahramian; Park Gardener Vincent Boyce and many volunteers. 

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Jana Milbocker Lecture, Lunch and Book Signing

Do you enjoy beautiful gardens? In this armchair tour of some the best public gardens and hidden gems of the Northeast, you will learn about each garden's history, horticultural highlights and special events that will inspire you to plan your own visit! 

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Bird Tour with Tom Baptist

May 12, 2018
Join Tom Baptist, Hartford Parks Superintendent and co-author of Connecticut Birds, for a FREE bird tour. See a variety of birds that call the Park home including: colorful warblers, thrushes, vireos, grosbeaks and tanagers. Be sure to bring a pair of binoculars! The tour begins outside the green Cottage. To register, visit our website.

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May 20, Connecticut Iris Society 76th Annual Exhibition

Connecticut Iris Society 76th Annual Exhibition, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Pond House.

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May 16, Elizabeth Park History Tour

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