Thursday, April 7, 2011

It's Roosevelt Island Magnolia Blossom Walk Time This Sunday April 10, Cherry Blossom Walk Sunday May 1 - Spring Is In The Air!

Magnolia Tree Image From Roosevelt Island Historical Society

Received the following message from the Roosevelt Island Historical Society:
Spring is in the air -- with all its glory -- on the Magnolia Blossom Walk to be held on Roosevelt Island on Sunday, April 10, at 11:00 a.m.

Take a 75 minute walk of scenic sites on Roosevelt Island and rejoice in the abundant color of the magnolia trees in full bloom.

The tour, led by Judith Berdy, President of the Roosevelt Island Historical Society, offers close-ups on the Island's flowering trees for photographers and flower-lovers alike. This is the first in a series of two walks offering botanical insights about Roosevelt Island.

The Cherry Blossom Walk will be held on Sunday, May 1 at 11:00 a.m.

Save the dates for:
Two Great Spring Time Tours
The Roosevelt Island Historical Society
4th Annual Magnolia Blossom Walk
Sunday, April 10, 2011
11 a.m.
Tour leaves from in front of The Octagon, 888 Main St.

4th Annual Cherry Blossom Walk
Sunday, May 1, 2011
11 a.m.

Tour leaves from the Visitor Center Tram Plaza, Roosevelt Island

Suggested Donation: $5.00

Reservations requested: 212-688-4836 or