Golden Chrysanthemum membership brings together a select group of the most exciting and philanthropic men and women in our community to promote and actively support the mission and objectives of Lan Su Chinese Garden through an annual gift of $1,000 or more. Each gift will support the Garden’s role in the maintenance of the garden, development of the programming, and promotion of the Chinese culture and history.
$1,000 ( active for one-year from gift date)
Your annual Golden Chrysanthemum benefits include:
5 p.m. - 7 p.m., Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Meet the artists of the Lan Su in Bloom Botanical Art Exhibition and be the first to see an amazing showcase of original botanical art inspired by the beauty of Lan Su Chinese Garden.
7 p.m. - 9 p.m., Thursday, June 1, 2017
It's all about silk! Come and see many luxury silk products during the opening night of The Silk Road at Lan Su.
7 p.m. - 9 p.m., Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Enjoy a seated dinner during a summer evening in the garden. A new special event in the garden to say thank you for your support!
Early Hours—First Wednesday of the month
8 a.m. - 10 a.m. (Year-round starting June 2017)
After Hours—Last Wednesday of the month (starting in June 2017)
7 p.m. - 9 p.m (March - October), 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. (November - February)
Bring up to five of your friends and enjoy an enchanting evening of music, wine and nibbles in the garden with your guests.
7 p.m. - 9 p.m., Thursday, August 3, 2017
PLEASE NOTE: This event has been postponed due to the heat and has been rescheduled for Thursday, August 10 from 7-10 p.m. For more information and to RSVP, please contact Vanessa Abahashemi, Director of Philanthropy at 503.288.8131 ext. 1026 or email@example.com.
Enjoy a night of Cuban music with Xavier Tavera and the All Classic Band to celebrate the opening of Kelli MacConnell and Sine Morse's art exhibitions at Lan Su. Meet the artists, enjoy wine and nibbles, and bring your dancing shoes for an evening of Cuban jazz from the 40's and 50's.
7 p.m. - 9 p.m., Wednesday, August 30, 2017
During the August Members Only Evening, come see the unveiling of the expanded lotus collection featuring more than 40 new and rare varieties imported from China. Lan Su's horticulture staff will be on hand to answer questions and discuss the selection, care, and maintenance process.
7 p.m. - 9 p.m., Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Celebrate the harvest and China's second largest festival. Meet Lan Su's exhibiting artists, Kristy Kun & Kalina Wilson, enjoy live music, wine and nibbles.
Friday, November 3, 2017
Enjoy two complimentary tickets to the premiere evening of the Ninth Moon Floral Design Showcase featuring a juried show of chrysanthemum displays. Includes a selection of desserts from local vendors, sparkling wine and the chance to meet each of the designers.
Sunday, February 25, 2018
A special invitation for you and a guest to one of Lan Su's most popular event, the Chinese New Year Lantern Viewing Evenings. Designed for donors like you only, this evening features food, wine, and an amazing display of lanterns and Chinese performances with a lit dragon procession.
For more information, contact Vanessa Abahashemi, Director of Philanthropy at 503.288.8131 ext. 1026 or firstname.lastname@example.org.