SAGES: We Love Roses!
Thursday, February 20 | 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
LOCATION: The Atriums, 7300 W. 107th Street, Overland Park, Kansas, 66212
Stay in that Valentine’s Day spirit with this hour-long illustrated talk highlighting the history and symbolism of roses. Learn about the varied attributes of roses—their distinctive shapes, colors, and growth habits, and about their uses in medicine, perfume and cooking. Enjoy an overview of the challenge of growing roses in Kansas City with a history of the rose garden in Loose Park. This talk is presented in collaboration with the Kansas City Rose Society.
A box lunch follows the talk and is included in the program fee.