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Art & Science: Tannins, Rope, and the St. Johns Riverkeeper

Jul

29

It is July, about half way between school terms, and it is week five of Camp Cummer. As usual, the summer at the Cummer has its rains and heat, its humidity and sweating brows. Art fills the studios, curiosity echoes in the galleries and lunchtime brings out a “roaring” play in the Gardens, as the campers tap into new found energy. Except for Wednesdays…

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Art & Science – Part II: How The Cummer has “Greened” its Parking Lot

May

27

So, The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens decided to make its parking lot disappear – environmentally speaking. That meant making…

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National Public Gardens Day 2013

May

01

Join the Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens in celebrating National Public Gardens Day on Friday, May 11, 2012 from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Admission to the Garden and Galleries is free with…

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Art & Science – Part I: The Greening of a Parking Lot

Apr

22

Our daily travels can often be mapped out as a series of parking lots that we travel to and from.  My short two and one half mile journey to work each morning takes me by no less than 50 surface lots.  This does not even account for the multi-story parking complexes and the numerous parking [...]

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Garden Month 2013: Week 2 Schedule

Mar

06

2013 Garden Month provides many opportunities for our members and guests of all ages to explore and experience our historic gardens through exciting events, tours, lectures, classes and exhibitions.

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Garden Month 2013: Week 1 Schedule

Feb

27

Garden Month 2013 provides many opportunities for our members and guests of all ages to explore and experience our historic gardens through exciting events, tours, lectures, classes, and exhibitions.

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