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.