2016

September 29 – Mary Newman at “Edible Flowers,” Milan Public Library, Milan, OH

October 1 – Mary Newman at “Authors in Your Neighborhood,” Claremont County Public Library, Union Township, OH

October 21 – Mary Newman and Constance Kirker at “Authors and Art,” AYDesign Studio, St. Bernard, OH

November 5 – Mary Newman at Buckeye Book Festival, Wooster,OH

 

2017

January 1 – WVXU program Around Cincinnati with Barbara Gray interview with Mary Newman on “Around Cincinnati”. Archived at:

http://wvxu.org/post/recounting-use-edible-flowers-food-preparation

January 17 – American Center of the US Embassy, Hanoi, Vietnam.  Constance Kirker lecture titled “Research and Rabbit Holes: Writing and Publishing”

February 3 – Queensland Library, Singapore, 2 PM.  Constance Kirker will talk and sign copies of Edible Flowers: A Global History  (Free, no registration required)

February 15 – Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, 100 N. 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA  Constance Kirker will present a workshop on “Edible Flowers: Floral Teas and Sugars.”  10am-noon  ($40 members, $50 non-members, registration at PHSonline.org events page)

February 22 – Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, 100 N. 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA  Constance Kirker lecture,   “Edible Flower Power”, reception and book signing. 6-8 pm  ($10 members, $20 non-members, registration at PHSonline.org events page)

March 2 – Old Eagle Garden Club, Philadelphia, PA. Constance Kirker will discuss her new book, The History of the Cherry Tree, and sign Edible Flowers: A Global History

March 11- Mary Newman at  St. John’s edible flower luncheon, Cincinnati, OH – SOLD OUT

March 14 – Philadelphia Flower Show, Philadelphia, PA  3 PM  Mary Newman and Constance Kirker edible flower demonstration ( flower show entrance fee $28 online at PHSonline.org events page)

March 16 – Philadelphia Flower Show, Philadelphia, PA  Noon, Mary Newman and Constance Kirker at “container Garden Challenge”   ( flower show entrance fee $28 online at PHSonline.org events page)

March 16 – Philadelphia Flower Show, Philadelphia, PA  7 PM  Mary Newman and Constance Kirker at “Girls’ Night” edible flower demonstration ( flower show entrance fee $28 online at PHSonline.org events page)

March 20 – Philadelphia Free Library, Culinary Literacy Center.  Constance Kirker and Mary Newman will present a workshop on “Edible Flowers: Floral Teas and Sugars.”

March 25 – New York City. At Eataly store at the World Trade Center, Constance Kirker and Mary Newman will demonstrate edible flowers and sign books.  Demonstrations at 2 pm and 4 pm. (free, no registration required)

March 31 – U.S. Botanical Gardens, Washington, DC, noon-1 pm.  Constance Kirker and Mary Newman will present “Edible Flowers of America and Beyond”. (free, no registration required)

April 8 – Mary Newman at Ohioana Book Festival, Columbus, OH

April 10 – Mary Newman at “Books and Cooks” event 6-8 PM at Madison Public Library, Madison, Ohio.

April 22 – Philadelphia City Institute, Philadelphia Free Library, 1905 Locust St., Philadelphia.  Constance Kirker will present “Edible Flower Power” and sign books

April 26 – Ashland Public Library, Ashland, OH. Mary Newman will lecture and sign books. (FREE, no registration required)

May 12 – Transitions Network , Philadelphia PA  1901 Walnut Street, Rittenhouse Plaza – floral tea workshop 10-12:00 $30 membersm $39 guests (for information : https://www.thetransitionnetwork.org/events/2383/phl/)

May 15 – Holyoke Public Library, Holyoke, Massachusetts 6:30 PM.  Mary Newman will present “Edible Flower Power” and sign books (FREE, no registration required)

May 22, 23 and 24 – Lisbon, Portugal. The Arts in Society Research Network conference. Constance Kirker will present her paper “Eating Beauty: The Gesture of an Edible Flower”

June 14, 15, and 16 – Paris, France. International Conference on the Arts in Society at the Sorbonne. Constance Kirker will present her paper “Eating Beauty: The Gesture of an Edible Flower”.

August 14 – St. Bernard Public Library, Cincinnati, OH  Mary Newman will lecture and sign Edible Flowers: A Global History (FREE, no registration required)

September 7, Anderson Public Library, 7 PM, 7450 State Rd., Anderson, OH,  Mary Newman will lecture and sign Edible Flowers: A Global History (FREE, no registration required)

September 10, Frelinghuysen Arboretum. Morristown, NJ, 1 PM, Constance Kirker  will lecture and sign Edible Flowers: A Global History

October 26 and 27 – Rome, Italy. 7th International Conference, Food Studies Research Network. Constance Kirker will present her research on cherries.

 

AUTHORS AND ART EVENT

Join authors Mary Newman and Constance Kirker as they sign their new book, Edible Flowers: A Global History at AYDesign art gallery, 4722 Vune Street in ST. Bernard on Friday, October 21, 6-9 pm.

 

 

Authors are available for book signings, demonstrations and presentations.
Topics include “Eating Beauty: The Aesthetics of Edible Flower”, “Everyday Edible Flowers”, “A Global History of Edible Flowers”

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