Events for October 19, 2012back to calendar »
Fri.: noon–4:30 p.m.
Sat. & Sun.: 10:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
The Southland Orchid Show Committee will present its annual event featuring hundreds of exotic blooms in elaborate displays exhibited by local orchid societies and international growers. Vendors will have a wide range of orchid plants and related merchandise for sale. General admission. Botanical Center
A Just Cause: Voices of the American Civil War
Sept. 22, 2012–Jan. 7, 2013
Drawn entirely from The Huntington’s collections of manuscripts and printed materials, this exhibition examines the ways Northerners and Southerners viewed the rationale for the Civil War, which made it, in the words of one war veteran, “a battle of ideas interrupted by artillery.”