Northern Lights: Illuminating North Lexington
6:00 P.M.-9:00 P.M.
Castlewood Park, Duncan Park, and North Limestone
Dazzling hand-made lanterns by students at Transylvania University, Arlington Elementary, STEAM Academy, Common Good, and individuals throughout Lexington will be illuminated in Castlewood Park, Duncan Park, and North Limestone. FREE and open to the public.
Kelly Karbowicz, 859-254-7024, http://www.lexingtonartleague.org/
Founders' Lecture - Urban Greening Through Rooftop Gardens, Vertical Installations and Stormwater Management
UK Gluck Equine Research Center, 1400 Nicholasville Rd., Lexington
Speaker Tracey Williams, owner of Greensleeves Design, is a landscape designer and horticulturist based in Louisville who has more than 20 years experience in the horticulture industry. She specializes in rooftop, vertical, and balcony gardens featuring innovative watering systems and well-adapted plantings. Her projects include gardens at Waterfront Park Place, Brown-Forman, and St. Francis School. Her work has achieved platinum LEED certification and includes native plantings, a pollinator-encouraging green roof, water catchment and irrigation systems, and vertical gardens. Cost: $5 at the door; Friends of The Arboretum free
Dayna Baston, 859-257-6955, email@example.com