City of Trees and Rock Creek Park

Date: 
Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 7 p.m.

Summer Reading DNACity of Trees: The Complete Field Guide to the Trees of Washington, D.C. author Melanie Choukas-Bradley will highlight the capital city's historic and botanically diverse trees from George Washington and Thomas Jefferson's time to the present day. Melanie will share stunning visual images of trees through the seasons at the White House, Capitol, National Arboretum, Mount Vernon, Tidal Basin and other storied locations. She will also talk about Rock Creek Park and share photographs from her new book, A Year in Rock Creek Park--the Wild, Wooded Heart of Washington, D.C., scheduled for publication in October 2014.