The New Canaan Beautification League will host a special presentation, "Magnificent Trees of The New York Botanical Garden," by Todd Forrest at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, March 6, at the New Canaan Library in the Adrian Lamb Room.

Forrest is vice president for horticulture and living collections at NYBG, and he oversees all aspects of the garden's landmark 250-acre site. He recently collaborated with photographer Larry Lederman in the publication of the book, "Magnificent Trees of The New York Botanical Garden."

Forrest will discuss the sylvan landscape and its seasonal beauty and impressive history. Books will be offered for sale and signing.

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Refreshments will be served at 9 a.m.

For information, visit or call Carol Seldin, NCBL president, at 203-966-6963.