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January 2017
Thursday12JanThursdayWednesday, June 28, 2017

The Lost Bird Project

Presented by Wilmington Trust Dramatically presented on the main lawn of the Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens from January to June, 2017, this exhibition is reflective of Ann Norton’s personal mission to preserve green space for native and migrating birds.  The exhibition spotlights the loss of bird species due to environmental changes and includes five bronze sculptures of extinct North American birds. Renowned artist Todd McGrain will personally curate his art, including framed drawings of the sculptures, photos and an educational…

Thursday12JanThursdaySunday, May 28, 2017

‘Rising’ The Mystical World of Sophie Ryder

  “RISING” The Mystical World of Sophie Ryder January 12 – May 28, 2017 Gallery and Garden Exhibition Talks will be held on Wednesdays at 11am and Sundays at 2pm Come wander the pathways of the Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens and enter the mystical world of Sophie Ryder. Her hybrid creatures dance and prance and play among the rare palms and cycads. Hares and Minotaurs, strange amorphous figures fashioned in wire and bronze, some with human attributes are characters beyond…

March 2017
6:00 pm8:00 pm

The Gardens Conservancy Annual Cocktail Reception

An Evening in the Gardens Celebrating Forty Years of Art and Nature Chaired by Amanda & Charles Schumacher Sponsored by Wilmington Trust The Gardens Conservancy, a multi-category membership and stewardship program within the Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens, will hold its annual cocktail reception and announce the winner of the Ann Norton Philanthropy Award. Membership available starting at a $500 donation For further details please contact Margaret Horgan at 561-832-5328

April 2017

Easter Egg Hunt

Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, April 15, 2017 Doors open at 10 a.m. The egg hunt starts promptly at 10:15 a.m. Advanced reservations required, please call 832-5328 Children are invited to look  around the two acres of lush palms and native plants, along the garden trails and among the sculptures for brightly colored eggs to fill their baskets. After the Easter Egg Hunt children can take a picture with the Easter Bunny and cool down with an ice-cold glass of lemonade.  The event is complimentary to family member levels and…

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The Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens is listed on the National Register of Historic Places


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