Thursday, August 9, 2012

Discover the secrets of Reader Rock Garden

William Roland Reader, circa 1910-1920
Join us on Sunday, August 26, from 9 - 11 a.m. for a behind-the-scenes tour of Reader Rock Garden.

This tour explores the inner workings of the garden including cultivation, care and identification. See the science happening today and learn the history behind William Roland Reader's techniques that transformed this hillside from prairie to internationally acclaimed garden.

When Reader became Superintendent of City of Calgary Parks in 1913, he vowed to make Calgary the “Garden Capital of the West.”

Space is limited; register online for The Secrets of Reader Rock Garden today.

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