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PRESENTING SPONSOR

  • Bob and Monica Jacoby

PARTNERS

  • Linda Alexander
  • Billy and Chris Ball
  • J. F. and Peggy Bryan
  • David and Ann Hicks
  • Dick and Marty Jones
  • Helen Lane
  • Russell and Joannie Newton
  • Mary Pietan
  • Jim and Joan Van Vleck

UNDERWRITERS

  • Tom and Martha Baker
  • Catherine Beckham
  • James and Patricia Bent
  • Charlie and Vicky Commander
  • Preston and Joan Haskell
  • Mr. Josh Henry and Dr. Brett Chafin
  • Robert and Suzanne Hinckley
  • Joe and Renate Hixon
  • Randy and Becky Johnson
  • Carolyn Marsh Lindsay
  • Councilman Jim and Robin Love
  • Bitty McRae
  • Ryan Schwartz
  • Richey and Sandra Smith

SUSTAINERS

  • Frank and Mary Watson
  • Winston Family Foundation

FUNDERS

  • Bobby Arnold
  • Pete and Marilyn Carpenter
  • Chubb Personal Insurance
  • George and Ann Gibbs
  • Jacksonville Environmental Protection Board
  • Mike and Jennie Shad
  • Sally Simpson
  • Richard Skinner and Pattie Houlihan
  • Frank and Sally Surface

SPECIAL GIFTS TO THE ENGLISH GARDEN

  • Frank Barker
  • Bill and Barbara Maletz
  • Earle Mauldin
  • Jim and Joan Van Vleck

IN-KIND SPONSORS

  • Laura Haley
  • Agility Press
  • Chef’s Garden Catering and Events
  • DoubleTree Jacksonville Riverfront
  • Mark Grandin Events
  • Wingard Creative

Garden Programs

To register for programs, please call 904.899.6023.
  1. February 12 | History of Western Gardens: The Baroque Garden

    Members Free, Non-Members $10 | Registration required

    Explore garden history through this four-part lecture series. Join Museum staff for a trip through some of the world’s great gardens as we trace the connections between art and gardens. Space is limited. For further information, please email education@cummermuseum.org or call 904.355.0630.

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  2. March 2 | Spring Celebration & Plant Sale

    Free | No registration required

    Welcome Spring with a free family event and plant sale! Celebrate the coming of the season by purchasing plants and flowers from local vendors on the front lawn of the Museum. Enjoy live music, a hands-on family art activity, watch plein air painters create in our gardens, and join garden tours throughout the day. For further information, please call 904.899.6023.

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  3. March 9 | Garden Concert: HEAR in NOW

    Doors open at 6 p.m., Concert from 7 to 9 p.m. | Members $20, Non-Members $25, Reserved table with seating for 10 $400

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  4. March 16 | Art Adventures: Cummer Museum Gardens

    Members $10, Non-Members $15 | Registration required
    Ages 6 through 12

    Join us on the third Saturday of each month for studio classes. In honor of the Museum’s historic gardens, this class will focus on the natural beauty of the gardens. Students will first visit the galleries to view nature-inspired works before working from direct observation in the gardens en plein air. Class size is limited. For further information, please email education@cummermuseum.org or call 904.355.0630.

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  5. March 20 | Talks & Tea: Cummer Gardens

    Members Free, Non-Members $10 | Registration required

    You are invited to the Museum to enjoy an insightful talk on the Cummer Gardens led by Museum Educator, Karl Boecklen, over a cup of tea and a sweet treat. For further information or to register, please call 904.899.6023.

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  6. March 26 | History of Western Gardens: The 19th-Century English Garden

    Members Free, Non-Members $10 | Registration required

    Explore garden history through this four-part lecture series. Join Museum staff for a trip through some of the world’s great gardens as we trace the connections between art and gardens. Space is limited. For further information, please email education@cummermuseum.org or call 904.355.0630.

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  7. March 30 | Garden Conservancy Day

    Members and Non-Members $30 OR $10 per person at each private garden | Registration required

    Join the Museum as part of the Garden Conservancy’s Open Days Program. Make the Cummer Gardens the first stop on your tour of a number of private riverfront gardens in the historic San Marco neighborhood. Knowledgeable volunteers will be on hand in each garden throughout the day to answer your questions. All gardens will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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  8. April 16 | History of Western Gardens: The American Garden

    Members Free, Non-Members $10 | Registration required

    Explore garden history through this four-part lecture series. Join Museum staff for a trip through some of the world’s great gardens as we trace the connections between art and gardens. Space is limited. For further information, please email education@cummermuseum.org or call 904.355.0630.

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  9. June 29 | Garden Concert: Americana - The Firewater Tent Revival

    Doors open at 6 p.m., Concert from 7 to 9 p.m. | Members $20, Non-Members $25, Reserved table with seating for 10 $400

    The Firewater Tent Revival is from Atlantic Beach, Florida. Born and raised in North Florida the guys will make you want to dance with their funky mix of Folk and Roots music!!!

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