Clemson University

Curious About Catesby

This program is proudly presented by The Catesby Commemorative Trust and the South Carolina Botanical Garden.


Learn about renowned English naturalist, Mark Catesby, from internationally recognized speakers:

Charles Nelson ~ Curious & Curiouser: New Insights on Mark Catesby and His Works

David Elliott ~Creating a Better Way to Learn

Patrick McMillan ~ Botany, Plant Specimens & Soil Conditions in South Carolina: Determining Where Catesby Went


Light refreshments will be served from 5:30—6:00 in the lobby outside of the Madren Center’s BellSouth Auditorium and the presentations begin promptly at 6:00. 

As a BONUS, your ticket to this event will also enable you to view the film The Curious Mr. Catesby at the Hayden Conference Center, located within the S.C. Botanical Garden,  at 10:00, 12:00 or 2:00 on the afternoon of the event!

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 5:30pm

BellSouth Auditorium at the Madren Center; Film viewing at Hayden Conference Center

Event Type

Garden Events


SC Botanical Garden

Target Audience

General Public



$30 per ticket

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Angel Perkins

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Recent Activity

Kendra Vincent

Kendra Vincent 9/1/2017

A parking decal isn't needed at the Madren Center or at the Hayden Conference Center. I hope that helps, and that you enjoy the event! ~ Kendra Vincent, Garden Educator

hedi patrick

hedi patrick 9/1/2017

Do i need a parking decal/pass to park for these two events?

Event Registration Required

This event requires registration.