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Spotlight Talks: Learning at Longwood

Spotlight Talks: Learning at Longwood

Dates & Price

Tuesdays & Thursdays, 11:30 am & 12:30 pm

April 2–May 2, 2019


Inquire in the Visitor Center for location details on the day of your visit


Free with Gardens Admission

Led by our expert staff and students, explore Longwood’s rich educational offerings. Find out how we delight your mind, satisfy your curiosity, and advance your career ... or simply have fun while exploring the art of bonsai or meeting students from around the world or learning how to get the best shot on your smartphone. You'll also have the chance to go behind the scenes and see firsthand our flower prep room, on-air studio, and more.

Spotlight Talks Schedule

Tuesday, April 2

  • 11:30 am: The Role of Photography at Longwood
  • 12:30 pm: Get the Best Shot with iPhone Photography

Thursday, April 4

  • 11:30 am: The Art of Bonsai
  • 12:30 pm: Student Exhibition Garden Preview

Tuesday, April 9

  • 11:30 am: Tree Identification: Seeds
  • 12:30 pm: Meet a Global Gardener

Thursday, April 11

  • 11:30 am: Working with Unique Plants in Longwood’s Conservatory
  • 12:30 pm: What’s on a Label?

Tuesday, April 16

  • 11:30 am: Behind the Scenes: Flower Prep Room
  • 12:30 pm: Information Technology in the Conservatory

Thursday, April 18

  • 11:30 am: Behind the Scenes: Interactive Video Conference Studio
  • 12:30 pm: Orchid Micro-Propagation

Tuesday, April 23

  • 11:30 am: Meet a Global Gardener
  • 12:30 pm: Meet a Global Gardener

Thursday, April 25

  • 11:30 am: Something Cool from the Archives
  • 12:30 pm: Meet a Global Gardener

Tuesday, April 30

  • 11:30 am: Hardy Aquatic Plants
  • 12:30 pm: Tropical Aquatic Plants

Thursday, May 2

  • 11:30 am: Aquaponics
  • 12:30 pm: Aquaponics