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Bookmarks and Landmarks – Frank Lloyd Wright – Normandy Park Arts Commission
June 15 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
One event on June 15, 2019 at 12:30 pm
Read Ada Louise Huxtable’s biography of Frank Lloyd Wright in advance, then join us for this book discussion and tour at the Wright-designed Tracy House. Books are being held at the desk at the Des Moines, Kent and Burien Libraries – just ask there to check one out.
Bill & Elizabeth Tracy commissioned Wright to design their home and participated in its construction in 1955. One of Wright’s Usonian designs, the Tracy House is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Space is limited for this program and pre-registration is required. You can sign up for the 10:30 AM or the 12:30 PM program by calling the Des Moines Library at 206-824-6066. Meet 15 minutes ahead of the appointed time at Nature Trails Park parking lot, 19250 Marine View Drive S, Normandy Park. The Tracy House is a 2000-foot walk away. Only participants who have pre-registered will be admitted on the tour – and late arrivals cannot be accommodated. This tour is not handicap accessible. The program will last an hour and a half.