Location The Huntington Library
1151 Oxford Road
San Marino, Ca
Events at The Huntington Library
The 32nd Annual Succulent Plant Symposium includes discussions of the botanical diversity of succulent plants in the garden, in the wild and in digital photography, presented by international experts, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets are $80. An optional dinner is available for $30. Visit the Web site for ticket information. The exhibition “American Made: Selections from the Huntington’s Early American Art Collections” goes on view and continues through Jan. 4.
Succulent plant expert Attila Kapitany discusses botanical gardens of Australia, focusing on the diversity of the country’s plant life, starting at 2:30 p.m., followed by a plant sale. Free; no reservations are required.
The 2015 Huntington Ball, a black tie gala, honors the memory of late donor and philanthropist Jim Rothenberg. The event begins with cocktails, followed by a gourmet dinner and dancing, with music by Wayne Foster Entertainment, at 7 p.m. Tickets are $1,000 each, or $500 for Society of Fellows members. Tables of 10 are available for $12,000, tables of 12 for $14,000. Visit the Web site for tickets.