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E.g., 08/10/2020

Wednesday, August 12th

In this virtual art tour for families, children ages 3-10 and their adults explore Hillwood's art from home via live video chat, guided by a museum educator.

3:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Online via Zoom
$0-$5
Part of: Family

Saturday, August 15th

In this virtual art tour for families, children ages 3-10 and their adults explore Hillwood's art from home via live video chat, guided by a museum educator.

10:30 am to 11:00 am
Online via Zoom
$0-$5
Part of: Family

Friday, August 21st

Celebrate the seasonal blooms available in your own garden, a friend’s yard, the farmers market, or local floral shops, and lift your spirits by bringing the outdoors in during this virtual floral how-to.

1:30 pm to 2:15 pm
Tickets sold out
Part of: Floral

Wednesday, September 2nd

Tune in from home to explore the stories behind Hillwood's extraordinary gardens and celebrate the publication of A Garden For All Seasons:  Marjorie Merriweather Post's Hillwood

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Visitor Center Theater
$0-10
Part of: Gardens

Friday, September 11th

Inspired by Marguerite Gérard’s idyllic and sentimental ode to the Enlightenment and emerging views of motherhood, create a highly romantic floral arrangement with Ami Wilber, floral and event décor designer via Zoom.

1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Online via Zoom
$0-12
Part of: Floral

Tuesday, September 22nd

Hillwood’s 2020 gala will not take place. Instead, Executive Director Kate Markert and Co-Chairs Kathryn Vigé Hicks, Mark Lowham, Donna Roberts, and Shannon Stichman invite you to support Hillwood’s first ever “No Gala” Gala. Purchase a “ticket” or become a sponsor and further Hillwood's mission to share the cultural treasure that Marjorie Merriweather Post left for the public's enjoyment.

6:30 pm
$500-$25,000
Part of: Members' events

Tuesday, October 13th

Tune in from home to explore the history of malachite works from Russia to America in Hillwood’s collection.

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Online via Zoom
$0-10
Part of: Lectures and talks

Tuesday, October 20th

Tune in from home to explore what makes certain stones and minerals well suited for decorative use.

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Online via Zoom
$0-10
Part of: Lectures and talks

Tuesday, October 27th

Tune in from home to explore the symbolic and aesthetic traditions associated with polished jade carvings and natural craggy rocks in late imperial China.

6:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Online via Zoom
$0-10
Part of: Lectures and talks