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The Journey of Frank Lloyd Wright's Monona Terrace
05.01.14 to 10.31.14
Guided public tours at 1 p.m.
The 60-year story of Wright's Monona Terrace, Madison's "dream civic center," is told through a multimedia exhibit at Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center. The magnitude of time Wright spent on the Monona Terrace project is a testament of his passion for Madison and Wisconsin and his desire to bridge Lake Monona with downtown. A labor of love, Wright was compensated $250 in exchange for roughly 63,000 hours of staff time toward the project over a span of 21 years. The gallery, on level 3 west, includes photos, videos, audio clips and artifacts. It's free and open to the public. Guided public tours of Monona Terrace are offered daily at 1 p.m. May 1 through Oct. 31 for $3/adult.
Monona Terrace
1 John Nolen Drive
Madison, WI 53703
>> Event Website posted by on April 10, 2014
Cedar Rock the Walter Estate Opens for 2014 Season

Wednesday-Sunday 10am-3pm
In the minds of many Midwest travelers, Frank Lloyd Wright is more connected to the state of Wisconsin, but Iowa has a number of notable Wright-designed houses and buildings. The Agnes and Lowell Walter home at Cedar Rock State Park, outside Quasqueton, is a particular gem. Sitting on the brow of a hill overlooking the Wapsipinicon River, the house commands spectacular views of the grounds and river.
This summer, you can tour the home, see the original furnishings that Wright chose himself, and visit the Wright-designed boathouse on the Wapsipinicon River, every Wednesday through Sunday, in Cedar Rock State Park. The Walter house is open for tours May 21 and will remain open until October 18, 2014. Tours depart from the Visitor's Center on the hour from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Please call or email ahead to reserve your space: (319) 934-3572 cedar_rock@dnr.iowa.gov

Special Events at Cedar Rock 2013
Each of these fundraising events is sponsored by the non-profit Friends of Cedar Rock and is designed to show the house and boathouse in different seasons and from different perspectives.

June 14: Strawberry Moon Evening, with refreshments at the Council Fire on the slope above the house. 7:00-10:00 p.m.

July 12: Morning River Paddle, highlighting views of the River Pavilion from the water.
October 18: An Afternoon with Frank Lloyd Wright, featuring speakers on Wright and his work. 1:00 p.m.
Cedar Rock the Walter House
2611 Quasqueton Diagonal Blvd.
Independence, IA 50644
319-934-3572
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>> Event Website posted by Walter House, Cedar Rock on May 10, 2013
Wright's Birthday at the Westcott House
06.14.15
7:00 p.m.
The Westcott House in Springfield, Ohio, will celebrate Wright's 147th birthday with a big band concert, hors d'oeuvres and an open bar on the lawn of the Westcott House. The Bob Gray Orchestra will provide the music and silent and live auctions will feature packages to Wright sites and more. $85 per person, $160 per couple. Valet parking will be provided.
Westcott House
1340 E. High St.
Springfield, OH
>> Event Website posted by on May 27, 2014
An Afternoon with Frank Lloyd Wright

1:00 p.m.
The Friends of Cedar Rock invite you to their 9th annual Afternoon with Wright Symposium. Join the group from 1:00-4:00 p.m. for an afternoon of lectures pertaining to the life and work of Frank Lloyd Wright and other notable architects.
A $10 admission will be asked at the door to help offset event expenses. During a brief intermission, light refreshments will be available. Guests are also invited to participate in a Walter Estate Tour at Cedar Rock.
To reserve your tour of Cedar Rock and your chair at this year’s Afternoon with Frank Lloyd Wright lecture event contact the park office by telephone at (319) 934-3572 or e-mail cedar_rock@dnr.iowa.gov. The Afternoon with Wright event will be held at the American Legion Hall downtown Quasqueton, Iowa. The hall is located on Highway W-45/Water Street.
Friends of Cedar Rock
Cedar Rock State Park
2611 Quasqueton Diagonal Blvd
Independence, IA 50644
319-934-3572
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>> Event Website posted by Walter House, Cedar Rock on May 08, 2014
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Frank Lloyd Wright Private Home Tours and Apprentice Lecture in Central California

11:00 a.m.
Spend a day with Lynda Waggoner, Director of Fallingwater, touring two extraordinary Wright-designed private homes in central California, the Walker House in Carmel and the Fawcett House in Los Banos. To conclude this extraordinary day, special guest and famed architect Arthur Dyson will speak about his experience as an apprentice in Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fellowship and his role in the recent restoration of the Fawcett House. A lovely al fresco dinner will follow.
Carmel and Los Banos, CA
>> Event Website posted by on August 19, 2014
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