Thursday, July 13, 2017

Georgeson peonies and wine fundraiser set for July 21

Bradley Enzenauer gets ready to pour wine at the 2016 Wine
 and Peonies in the Garden event.
Participants at the 2016 event gather under the Beistline
Pavilion. 
The Georgeson Botanical Garden Society will host an evening of food, wine and peonies Friday, July 21.

Wine and Peonies in the Garden will run from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Georgeson Botanical Garden at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. The fundraiser will include a short tour of the garden, finger foods, wine and a peony bouquet. Tickets are $25 and are available at the event. The money raised will support garden operations.

Joy Morrison, who is coordinating the second-annual event, said food and wine will be served in the Beistline Pavilion. The garden is located at the Fairbanks Experiment Farm, 117 West Tanana Drive. For more information, call Morrison at 907-687-4493 or email gbgardensuaf@gmail.com.