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U.Va. to be open for Historic Garden Week April 25

Dogwood blossoms and flower-lined walkways will welcome visitors to the Grounds April 25, the day U.Va. celebrates Historic Garden Week.

Pavilion homes and gardens I, III, V and VIIII, and Lawn rooms three and 37 will be open to the public from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., free of charge. U.Va. President John T. Casteen III's home at Carr's Hill will also be open during this time, as will Edgar Alan Poe's room 13 on the West range.

That same day, U.Va.'s Bayly Art Museum will host its annual "Flowers Interpret Art" program. Local volunteers will create and display floral arrangements inspired by various works in the Bayly collections. The arrangements will be on view in the museum from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Historic Garden Week in the Charlottesville area will be celebrated April 24 through 27. Selected private homes and gardens will be open for tours from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission will be charged. For details, call 977-1783.

Statewide, the 67th annual Historic Garden Week in Virginia will be April 22 through 30. The event, sponsored by the Garden Club of Virginia, is America's oldest and largest house-and-garden tour program. For more, visit: www.VAGardenweek.org


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