‘Ivory Belongs Here - A visit to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area’ ~ a photography exhibit by Moon L
Moon Lai is an insurance agent on a mission and it has nothing to do with selling insurance. The animals of Ngorongoro Conservation Area (NCA) have captured his attention. Lai is a freelance photographer. “In April, I traveled to Tanzania for two weeks, with special permission from NCA to photograph elephants and the wildlife. Now I’m ready to promote the photos, speak about elephant conservation and help fund elephant research,” he says. MORE
Winter Flower Show
The Winter Show will have a mixture of purple and red. Plants highlighted will be various Cyclamen, Pansies, Viola, Cineraria, Amaryllis, Primula , Azaleas, Camellias, Digitalis, Primula and Velthemia with their pink flower spikes. Fragrance to the show will be supplied by various Oriental lilies and Papewhite Narcissus. Some examples may be various bulbs, short grasses and Bleeding Heart.
Join us for story time everyday at 12:00! Our stories feature plants and animals, and occasionally involve costumed characters.
Marjorie McNeely Conservatory
Meet the Gardeners! Every day a different topic will be featured and guests will learn about the day-to-day operations of running the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory. Learn about plants and how they are cared for, plus guests can ask questions.
Bouquets: An Evening of Wine, Beer, and Food
Escape from the chilly temperatures and enjoy a night out sampling more than 80 fine wines, locally brewed beer, and tidbits from area restaurants in the most beautiful winter setting in Minnesota -- the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory.
Tickets online at www.comofriends.org or 651-487-8229 MORE