- This event has passed.
Yuma Garden Talk and Tea — Desert Highway: Adventures of Historic Plank Road
Garden Talk and Tea — Desert Highway: Adventures of Historic Plank Road
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Sanguinetti House Museum and Gardens, 240 S. Madison Ave., Yuma, AZ 85364.
Archeologist Jessica Han will tell the story of Plank Road, the 1915 rickety wooden road to San Diego, during our first Garden Talk and Tea of 2018. Discover mastermind Ed Fletcher’s private motivation and vision for what would be a one-lane, narrow wooden plank road that stretched 6.5 miles across the treacherous Imperial Sand Dunes to provide more expeditious passage to San Diego. Teas and breakfast rolls served.
Tickets: $10; Free for AHS members. Reservations requested, firstname.lastname@example.org or 928-782-1841.