Excursions – Annual Report (2017)
We had a busy year with a lot of enthusiasm from our members. Our visits included: Untermyer Park and Gardens in Yonkers, Stone Barns Center in Tarrytown ,Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Kykuit Estate Gardens in Sleepy Hollow, Seven Bridges Foundation Art Gallery 2 and sculpture gardens in Greenwich, and the private gardens of 2 GGC members.
We formed a committee to plan our Feb 4-, 2018 trip to Palm Beach Libby King Jane Dunn Helen Fitzgerald (garden visits and meals) Anne Green (garden visits and meals) Sally Madden (Local transportation) Mary Shaw Marks (Treasurer).
We had a planning meeting with Jane Dunn and Amory Armstrong to brainstorm about the schedule for Sept ‘17-June’18 So far we are planning: a girls night out at the NY Botanical Gardens and visit the Chihuly exhibit in Sept. a visit to FDR Four Freedoms Park at Roosevelt Island (October) Revisit the High Line trip in lower Manhattan.
2017- 2018 Excursions Chairs: Kirsten Galef, Holli Cutting, Amory Armstrong Kenney