Great Garden Escapes in New England with Jana Millbocker (Online)
Do you enjoy touring beautiful gardens? We will show you the best public gardens, nursery display gardens, and private gardens open to the public in the Northeast to visit for inspiration! Learn about each garden's highlights, ideal times to visit, and enjoy a visual tour of each amazing destination.
Jana Milbocker is the principal of Enchanted Gardens, a lecturer and author. She combines horticulture, design, and travel tips to educate, inspire and delight both new and seasoned gardeners. Jana loves to visit gardens and historic sites in the U.S. and abroad, and share her trips through her books, photos and blog. She published The Garden Tourist: 120 Destination Gardens and Nurseries in the Northeast in 2018, The Garden Tourist’s New England in 2020, and The Garden Tourist’s Florida in 2021. The 2-acre garden surrounding her Victorian home features more than 140 varieties of trees and shrubs, perennial gardens, peony and rose beds, water features and shady retreats.
Trained as a graphic designer, Jana brings years of critical design thinking, clarity and cohesiveness to her landscape solutions. Her professional experience includes twenty five years as an art director and designer. Jana holds a BFA from Syracuse University, an MBA from Boston College, and coursework in horticulture and landscape design.
Please register for this virtual program from the library's events calendar. An email with the Zoom link will be sent out at 6:00pm, one hour before the program is scheduled to start.
This program is co-sponsored by the Suburban Garden Club and with donations given to the Friends of the Library in memory of Cheshire resident Al Sanders.
- Wednesday, January 19, 2022
- 7:00pm - 8:15pm
- Zoom Virtual Meeting (Adult)
Time Zone: Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)