A Giant in her Field: Storied Botanist E. Lucy Braun Joins a Literary Walk Through One of Indiana's Last Old Growth Forest

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When and Where:
Sunday, November 8, 2020 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
at Meltzer Woods

1522 S. 600 E., Shelbyville, IN
Special Venue Instructions: Onsite parking is available.
E. Lucy Braun


Event Description:

NOTE: This event is offered at two different times on Nov. 8. Once from 11:30am-1:30pm and again from 2:30-4:30pm. 

Presented by Central Indiana Land Trust and Timepiece Theatre Company.

A walk through an old-growth forest brings participants face to face with pioneering botanist E. Lucy Braun, whose early 20th century fieldwork, scholarship, and advocacy laid the foundation for forest conservation today.

This event features a guided tour by Central Indiana Land Trust Executive Director and botanist Cliff Chapman, nature-themed poetry, and an interactive performance by Timepiece Theatre Company. 

Participants will meet at Meltzer Woods in Shelbyville. This event involves walking over uneven terrain and will be conducted rain or shine. Space is limited to accommodate social distancing needs.

RSVP directly with the event organizers via Eventbrite.

Event info: (317) 631-5263 or twillisconservingindiana.org. 

Don't forget to take a survey after attending this event!