It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

'Tis the season at the Dixon! Every year, in preparation for the holiday season, the Memphis Garden Club (MGC) spends a week at the Dixon decorating and decking the halls of the Residence and Catmur Foyer. Since the founding of the Dixon in 1976, a natural involvement has developed with the Memphis Garden Club.  MGC members serve the Dixon in a variety of volunteer capacities from board members to greenhouse potters. The Club’s Fine Arts Committee is even responsible for the Gallery’s... Read More
Posted by Chantal Drake at Friday, November 22, 2013

Recap: Fall Family Day

On Saturday, November 16, Family Day returned to the Dixon and was a huge success! With more people than ever before, all who came experienced a fun day full of special activities and surprises in the colorful fall setting of the gardens.  During Family Day, friends and families enjoyed  scavenger hunts, face painting, games, and live music by The Happy Things. Kids created unique fall art projects like quilt collages, corn husk dolls, and scarecrow paper bag... Read More
Posted by Chantal Drake at Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Church Bulletins: Your Ticket to Ashe to Amen

Have you heard the good news? Church bulletins will serve as a free pass for you and your family during the run of  Ashe to Amen: African Americans and Biblical Imagery ! Yes, that’s right – just one church bulletin will admit you and your WHOLE FAMILY to  Ashe to Amen for free.  The remarkable wealth and breadth of African American artists’ interpretations of Biblical stories and traditions in historic and contemporary is on view at the Dixon now through January... Read More
Posted by Chantal Drake at Tuesday, November 5, 2013

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