National Herbarium Speaker

When:
February 20, 2020 @ 11:00 am
2020-02-20T11:00:00-05:00
2020-02-20T11:15:00-05:00
Where:
Little Falls Presbyterian Church
6025 Little Falls Road Arlington
VA 22207
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Joan Hession
703-538-2581
National Herbarium Speaker @ Little Falls Presbyterian Church

On Thursday, Feb. 20 at 11:00 am at Little Falls Presbyterian Church, 6025 Little Falls Road, Robert Soreng, a Botanist with the Smithsonian, will present his photographic work from his trip to Far East Russia in 2018. He collected native grasses for research and inclusion in the Smithsonian’s renowned National Herbarium. Rob’s specialty is the large genus of Poa, the bluegrasses. His photographic presentation offers a stunning glimpse of the challenges and natural beauty of working in the Siberian region.

This Rock Spring Garden Club program is free; an optional lunch is $5. For information on the program or on the organization see the Web site at www.rockspringgardenclub.com.