Lunch Bunch with Chuck Lamson from Tulsa Botanic Garden

Date

Feb 08 2023

Time

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Charles Schusterman Jewish Community Center

Location

Charles Schusterman Jewish Community Center
Isabella Silberg - JFT Director of Programs

Organizer

Isabella Silberg - JFT Director of Programs
Email
isilberg@jewishtulsa.org

In honor of Tu B’Shevat, the Jewish holiday celebrating the new year of the trees, we will hear from Chuck Lamson, the current chief executive officer of the Tulsa Botanic Garden.

The mission of the Tulsa Botanic Garden is to promote the beauty and importance of plants and nature to create a more sustainable and harmonious world.

We will have an optional lunch offered for $13. 

Menu: pesto caprese sandwich and chickpea salad

Registration and lunch purchase is required in advance, by February 6.

Read more about Chuck Lamson and the Tulsa Botanic Garden

Background: Lamson’s career at the Tulsa Drillers began in 1979 as a player. His 30-year front office career started as a groundskeeper and culminated as president and majority owner. He was instrumental in helping to get ONEOK Field built in downtown Tulsa in 2010. Chuck became the CEO and President of the Tulsa Botanic Garden in January 2021. 

About the Tulsa Botanic Garden
Tulsa Botanic Garden is an all-season oasis blooming in the Osage Hills northwest of Tulsa. The A.R. and Marylouise Tandy Floral Terraces feature over 8,000 plants with seasonal beds, beautiful art deco designs and water features, and a spectacular spring display of over 100,000 bulbs. The Children’s Discovery Garden is a wonderland of interactive fun for the whole family. The Lakeside Promenade gracefully encompasses a seven-acre lake, and the Cross Timbers Trail provides a 1.5 mile hike through the trees. Tulsa Botanic Garden is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with a mission to promote the beauty and importance of plants and nature to create a more sustainable and harmonious world.