Winter Workspace Drop-in Sunday at Wave Hill
Wave Hill Winter Workspace Drop In Sunday. Photo courtesy of Joshua Bright
2173 White Plains Road 718-931-4335
Just South of Pelham Pkwy.
Upcoming Wave Hill programs and
Saturday, January 19; Sunday, January
20: Family Art Project: Freedom
Quilting Bee: In 1966, Dr. Martin Luther
King, Jr. visited the Gee’s Bend
Community in rural Alabama and the
Freedom Quilting Bee was established.
The bold patterns and bright colors of
these now famous quilts, made from
fabric scraps, would later go on to fund
aspects of the communities’ freedom.
Create your own brilliant compositions
out of bountiful squares of donated
fabric to honor Dr. King’s Birthday
and the inspiring women quilters
of Gee’s Bend. Free, and admission to
the grounds is free until noon.
Saturday, January 19: The Garden
and Beyond: An Afternoon of History
at Wave Hill: Experience Wave Hill’s
rich historical legacy, its extraordinary
gardens and spectacular views
on an intimate and elegant afternoon.
Enjoy a buffet of light fare inspired by
a traditional afternoon tea in the Mark
Twain Room as you learn about Wave
Hill’s illustrious residents and historically
signifi cant architecture. Then, a
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behind-the-scenes tour of the winter
garden includes access to the working
parts of Wave Hill—areas not open to
the public. At your last stop—The Shop
at Wave Hill you’ll receive a complimentary
gift and a 10% discount on all
your purchases. Space is limited. $50,
including admission to the grounds.
Wave Hill Members save 10%. Registration
required, online at wavehill.
org or at the Perkins Visitor Center.
Sunday, January 20: Winter Workspace
Drop-In Sunday: Artists in the
Winter Workspace program share
their studio practice with visitors on
this Drop-In Sunday. Free with admission
to the grounds.
Sunday, January 20: Garden and
Conservatory Highlights Walk: Join a
Wave Hill Garden Guide for an hourlong
tour of seasonal garden highlights.
Free with admission to the
Wave Hill is located at 675 West
252nd Street. For further information
call (718) 549-3200 or visit http://www.