Talks and Lectures
Pasadena Heritage Annual Meeting
Wednesday January 24 | 6:30 - 8:30pm
Tickets : Member Free | Non-Member $10 donation at the door
Pasadena Heritage cordially invites you to its 2018 Annual Meeting at the historic Civic Auditorium and Gold Room.
6:30 p.m. - Tours of the Auditorium and Restored Fire Screen
7:00 p.m. - Annual Meeting Program in the Gold Room
The program will include our 2017 40th Anniversary Year in review and the election of new members to the Board of Directors. Please RSVP by Friday January 19th.
Spring Lecture and Documentary Screening by author Kelly Comras: “Ruth Shellhorn, Mid-Century Landscape Architect”
Thursday, March 8 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tickets: Member $18 | Non-Member $22
Prior to the tour on March 8th at 7:00 p.m. Pasadena Heritage will present author Kelly Comras who will speak on the career and accomplishments of distinguished mid-century landscape architect Ruth Shellhorn. The evening also includes a screening of the documentary film about Ms. Shellhorn and a book-signing will follow the talk and film. Ruth Shellhorn, mid-century landscape architect who defined regional aesthetic of Southern California, is perhaps best known for her work on the Bullock’s department stores and her work with Walt Disney on the original design of Disneyland. Shellhorn also designed the landscape master plan for UC at Riverside and other campuses as well as a number of private gardens and estates for movie stars and business leaders in the Los Angeles region.
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Pasadena Heritage works to identify, preserve, and protect the historic, architectural, and cultural resources of the City of Pasadena through advocacy and education.
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Pasadena, California 91105
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