QUEEN ANNE — Dr. Barbara Paca will discuss her plans for the new park on the Tuckahoe River dedicated to Talbot County’s most famous native son, Frederick Douglass, at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 9, at the Talbot County Free Library.
In addition to her professional degree in landscape architecture, Paca has a Ph.D. from Princeton and is a past recipient of a Fulbright Scholarship. She holds a post at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, N.J.
Paca is the only American landscape architect ever awarded an Order of the British Empire, and she serves as a commissioner on America’s first Commission of African American History and Culture.
Paca is based in Oxford, New York City and Paris, where she is the principal of Preservation Green LLC.
All library programs are free and open to the public. Patrons do not need to pre-register to attend this program. For more information, call the library at 410-822-1626, or visit www.tcfl.org.