Garden News & Media Resources
Welcome to Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden’s online press room.
This site is designed as a resource for media, providing the latest news about the Garden. The Public Relations and Marketing Department is happy to assist with stories, on-site visits, interviews, access to experts, and photos.
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden is grateful for Don Williamson for the use of his photos on many of the Garden’s website pages. They are tagged in the Alt Text and are not to be re-used without permission.
“BLESSING OF THE BICYCLES” AT START OF UCI ROAD WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS LEWIS GINTER BOTANICAL GARDEN SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 19; 8 A.M.
Clergy from Richmond-area churches are offering a “Blessing of the Bicycles” at the start of the UCI Road World Championships at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. The brief ceremony will bless the bikes and riders before the Elite Men’s and Women’s Team Time Trials Training, the first official race activity.
GARDEN & HENRICO CHRISTMAS MOTHER WORK TOGETHER TO PROVIDE NEW BICYCLE HELMETS FOR CHILDREN
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden and the Henrico Christmas Mother Program are working together to raise awareness of the need and to collect new children’s bicycle helmets for the holidays.
HORTICULTURE DIRECTOR GRACE CHAPMAN NAMED TO NATIONAL BOARD
Grace Chapman appointed director-at-large on American Public Gardens Association board
TWO HENRICO STUDENTS TO TRAVEL TO D.C. TO HELP FIRST LADY WITH WHITE HOUSE KITCHEN GARDEN HARVEST JUNE 3
Students represent Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden as part of First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! Initiative
RICHMOND, VA — Henrico students Amina Abdulkadir and Lilah Monroe are digging a chance to get out of school early on Wednesday, June 3. They will be traveling to Washington, D.C., to participate in the season’s first harvest of the White House Kitchen Garden as part of Let’s Move!, First Lady Michelle Obama’s national initiative to get kids moving and eating healthy food.Learn more
LEWIS GINTER BOTANICAL GARDEN PART OF 2015 UCI ROAD WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
Garden is Start Venue for Elite Men’s and Women’s Team Time Trials September 20
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden is honored to be part of the 2015 UCI Road World Championships coming to Richmond in September. The Garden, located at 1800 Lakeside Avenue in Henrico County, is the start venue for the elite men’s and women’s team time trial events on September 20, 2015.Learn more