Guest Speakers

Programs are at 7 pm at Eolia Mansion, Harkness Memorial State Park, Waterford, CT

 

May 13
Leslie Martino – Beatrix Jones Farrand: American Landscape Design & Eolia’s Gardens

 

June 3
Gail MacDonald – Morton F. Plant & Philanthropy in the Gilded Age

 

August 12
Harkness Legacies: The Harkness Houses, History and Philanthropy

7pm at Eolia Mansion  275 Great Neck Rd. Waterford, CT
The speaker will be Paul Wentworth Engel, Curator and Director of the Harkness House NYC.    $5 donation     Refreshments to follow

 

September 9
Mary Stillman Harkness: A presentation on the philanthropist by historian Barbara Nagy 
7pm at Eolia Mansion   275 Great Neck Rd. Waterford, CT
$5 donation     refreshments to follow

 

October 14 
Edward and Mary Harkness: Art Collectors 
This presentation will be by Tanya Porht, Curator of American Art at the Lyman Allyn Museum7pm at Eolia Mansion  275 Great Neck Rd. Waterford, CT
 $5 donation     refreshments to follow
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