Goings On

Events, gatherings, & outings:
What to see and do this month

May 19, 2019
Sunday Movie Matinee: On The Basis of Sex
At Gunn Memorial Library

The film tells an inspiring and spirited true story that follows young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg as she teams with her husband Marty to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and overturn a century of gender discrimination. The feature will premiere in 2018 in line with Justice Ginsburg’s 25th anniversary on the Supreme Court. PG-13 / 2hr

Sunday, May 19, 1 pm

Free
Registration requested

Gunn Memorial Library
Wykeham Room
5 Wykeham Road
at Route 47 on the Green
Washington

860-868-7586
www.gunnlibrary.org

May 25, 2019
Color My World Class
with Betsy Rogers-Knox at
Hollister House Garden

Learn how to accurately mix watercolors to create a floral color wheel and explore a variety of hues found in plants. A basic understanding of color theory will enhance your paintings in any medium. All levels welcome.

The watercolor workshops at Hollister House Garden are taught by Betsy Rogers-Knox. Betsy received a Certificate in Botanical Illustration from NYBG in 2006. Her work has been widely exhibited in the United States and at the Royal Horticultural Botanical Art Shoe in London where she was awarded the Silver Gilt Award.

Saturday, May 25, 1 – 4 pm

Cost: Hollister House Garden members: $50; Non-members $65

300 Nettleton Hollow Road
Washington

860-868-2200
hollisterhousegarden.org/events/color-my-world-with-betsy-rogers-knox/
www.hollisterhousegarden.org

May 25, 2019
A New Perspective on
Container Gardening

Presented by Jenna O’Brien
Learn to use containers in landscape to enhance and extend seasonal beauty, produce food and help create an authentic sense of place. In this illustrated demonstration you will learn about functional and conceptual design and pot, plant and soil selection.

Saturday, May 25, 10 – 11:30 am

Cost: Hollister House Garden members: $25; Non-members $35

300 Nettleton Hollow Road
Washington

860-868-2200
www.hollisterhousegarden.org