FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 21, 2019
MEDIA CONTACTS: Carole Trottere, Rebecca Cheng, and Matt Leonenko | (516) 869-7794
Fanny Dwight Memorial Garden Inc. Hosting 16th Annual Marie Jensen Bick Herb Day and Lecture Trail
Featuring First Ever Trunk Show and Jewelry of Jimena Rose
North Hempstead, NY – Town of North Hempstead Supervisor Judi Bosworth and the Town Board are pleased to announce that the Fanny Dwight Memorial Garden, Inc., the garden’s non-profit organization, and its Auxiliary will once again be hosting the 16th annual Marie Jensen Bick Herb Day and Lecture at the Town’s Clark Botanic Garden, 193 I.U. Willets Road in Albertson on Wednesday, September 11 at noon.
The lecture, which will be celebrating the 2019 herb of the year--anise hyssop--will take place in the Clark House. The event will include tea, a tea cup exchange, sandwiches and desserts as well as raffles. Registration is required by September 4. The event costs $30 for Garden members and $35 for non-members.
In honor of the 16th annual Marie Jensen Bick Herb Day and Lecture the Auxiliary will be hosting its first ever trunk show at Clark Botanic Garden from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the same day, featuring handcrafted jewelry by Jimena Rose. The trunk show is inside the gift shop and is FREE and open to all.
A percentage of sales will go to the Auxiliary for garden projects. (Requesting cash or check only.)
To register visit: www.clarkbotanic.org/events.html