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Community Read: Conversation with the Author

A Community Conversation with Hope Jahren
Continuing Education

Dates & Price

Saturday, March 24, 2018
7:00–9:00 pm

Free with Gardens admission; registration required

Join the larger Longwood community of readers to hear Lab Girl author Hope Jahren relate her own experiences and growth as a plant scientist. In our Community Read capstone event, Hope will share her truly inspirational journey, with plenty of opportunity for your questions. Colvin Randall, Longwood’s P.S. du Pont Fellow and Historian, will start the evening by offering insights about one of our founders, Alice du Pont, and her role in developing Longwood’s unique character and plant collections.

Following the talk and questions, join us for a book signing and opportunity to chat further informally. A light dessert reception in the Conservatory sweetens the fun.

Learn more about our 2018 Community Read.


Hope Jahren



2019 Continuing Education Catalog