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, located at 193 I.U. Willets Road in Albertson on Wednesday, Sept. 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 teacup exchange, sandwiches and desserts, as well as raffles. Registration is required by Sept. 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. The garden requests cash or check only.
To register visit: www.clarkbotanic.org/events.html