Lauritzen Gardens - Omaha's Botanical Center
    |    Calendar     |     Visit     |    About     |    Learn     |    Rent     |    Give     |    Join     |    Conservation     |    Antique Show
Visit > Events and Exhibits > Guild Spring Luncheon and Lecture
Hours and Admission
Events and Exhibits
All-European Show and Shine
Arbor Day Tree Planting
Art Exhibit: Donald R. Buma
Art Exhibit: E. Taylor Shoop
Art Exhibit: Joan Fetter
Art Exhibit: Mary Mancuso
Art Exhibit: Michael Flecky
Cactus & Succulent Show & Sale
Deck the Holidays
Easter Brunch
Easter Extravaganza
Fall Chrysanthemum Show
Floral Fusion: Illuminated
FREE Anniversary Celebration
FREE Labor Day Celebration
Garden Twilight
Gardens Gone Wild
Ghoulish Garden Adventure
Girls' Day: Japanese Doll Exhibit
Guild Spring Luncheon and Lecture
Photo Gallery
Historic Omaha Artifacts Trunk Show
Holiday Happening
Holiday Harmony
Holiday Poinsettia Show
Japanese Ambience Festival
Leashes at Lauritzen
LEGO® Brick Artists Expo
LEGO® Brick Sculpture Invitational
Loveland Garden Club Lecture
Members Poinsettia Show Preview Party
Mothers Day Brunch
National Poinsettia Day
Nature Connects: Art With LEGO® Bricks
Nebraska Wildflower Week
Omaha Gives!
Orchid Show
Patriotic Perches
Railroad Days
Rose Day
Sandhill Crane Migration Trip
Spring Flower Show
Spring into Spring
St. Patrick's Day Lunch
Summer Solstice Lecture
Sunpu Chaya
Sweet Corn Festival
Tempo of Twilight
The Glass Art of Craig Mitchell Smith
TREEmendous Arbor Day Celebration
Valentine's Day Dinner
Walking Club
Group Tours
Gift Shop
Map of the Gardens
Garden Etiquette
Photography Policy
Join the E-mail List

  Print Page
Guild Spring Luncheon and Lecture

Featuring Eddie Zaratsian         
Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 11:30 a.m. 

This event is SOLD OUT. To be placed on a waiting list, contact Tiffany at (402) 346-4002, ext. 228.

Presented by the Lauritzen Gardens Guild 

Honorary Chairman: Judy Bates
Chairmen: Kris Patton and Jonnie Robinson
Guild President: Carmen Smith

With his global perspective and attention to detail, Eddie Zaratsian has built an A-list portfolio through collaborations with Chanel, Neiman Marcus, Kate Spade, Valentino, and OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network, as well as a long list of celebrity clientele. Named one of the top five international florists by the Financial Times, Zaratsian has built a reputation as a visionary floral artisan.

At the helm of tic-tock Couture Florals and Eddie Zaratsian Custom Florals and Lifestyle in Beverly Hills, California, his innovative, refined aesthetic results in florals, installations and products that are natural, architecturally interesting, and truly beyond compare. 

"Flowers are a feast for the soul and Eddie Zaratsian believes that everyone deserves a seat at the table." 
Great for any floral enthusiast or designer, an art lover or anyone who enjoys flowers and design, don't miss the Lauritzen Gardens Guild's annual kickoff to spring. 

Online ticketing for this event has closed.

Please call Tiffany at (402) 346-4002, ext. 228
 for more information. For more on Eddie's visionary work, visit: 

Featured Sponsors: Kiewit Corporation, Todd Smith Fitness and Judy and Robert Bates

Supporting Sponsors: 14 Karat, Audi Omaha, First National Bank, Stephanie and Jack Koraleski, Mercedes-Benz of Omaha, Nebraska Orthopaedic Hospital, Valmont Industries, 14 Karat, Heafey-Hoffman-Dworak & Cutler, The Kelley Investment Team-RBC Wealth Management, and The MSR Group

In-Kind Support: Hayneedle, Hilton Omaha, Interiors Joan and Associates, Lamar Advertising Company, and OBI Creative

A Flower Basket, Bellevue Florist, Beyond the Vine Flowers & Home Decor, Blooms, Bloom Works, Bou-quet, Creative Fleurs, Corum's Flowers and Greenhouses, Design Expressions by D, Events in Bloom, Florals Etcetera, Flowerama on Pacific, Flowers for Special Occasions, Hy-Vee Floral | Peony Park, Hy-Vee Floral | 90th & Center, Piccolo's Florist, The Potting Shed, Taylor's Flower Shop, Terryl's Flower Garden, Voila!

The Lauritzen Gardens Guild is a volunteer organization dedicated to the support and growth of Lauritzen Gardens. The guild organizes and sponsors fund- and friend-raising activities and provides educational opportunities for children.  


Past Guild Spring Luncheon Speakers:

Year    Speaker                  Event Chairman     Honorary Chairman

2015   Natalie Bowen          Kristie Stienike      Ivel Reed
         Brookshire               Cindy Tooher
2014   Natasha Lisitsa         Karla Cassels         Molly Schropp
                                      Melanie Hecker
2013   James Farmer           LaDona Rowings     Hani Kenefick
2012   Ian Prosser              Mary Lou Brasee    Kathy Quinlan
2011   Remco Van Vliet       Babs Weinberg       Sandy Parker
2010   Mark Held                Jeanne Salerno      Michelle Grewcock
2009   Ardith Beveridge       Terri Deising          Lois Roskens
2008   Ralph Null                Amy Haddad          Anne Thorne Weaver
2007   Rene Van Rems         Kim Simon            Gail Yanney
2006   Chris Giftos              Mary Jochim          Jean Bell
2005   Ron Morgan             Kathy Gross          Ginger O'Neil
                                      Patti Peterson                


Copyright © 2016 Lauritzen Gardens - Omaha's Botanical Center

Website created by Web Solutions Omaha