Lecture Series

Anderson Japanese Gardens’ Lecture Series features culturally significant topics presented by nationally renowned thought leaders.  Most presentations are interactive and provide the audience a deeper appreciation for the cutlural arts and concepts to improve their own horticultural pursuits.

All Lectures Start at 7:00 PM in the Visitor Center

FREE for Garden Members | $5 for Non-Members

Registration Requested | Walk-Ins Welcome

2016 Lectures

Seeing and Understanding Japanese Gardens- J. Skuba

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Lotusland’s Sustainable Horticulture- Corey Welles
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The Art of Bonsai- Ivan Watters
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Ways of Learning: An Apprentice Boatbuilder in Japan-Douglas Brooks
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Rigidity and Flexibility in the Traditional Japanese Arts- Kimiko Gunji
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Moss Gardening: From Japan Onward- Dale Sievert


How Do You Say That in Japanese?- Douglas Dawson
Bringing Japanese Inspired Woodblock Printing Into Your Life- James Bier


Anderson Japanese Gardens in 2016: A Year in Review– Tim Gruner