Waterfront Botanical Gardens Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting

On Oct. 4, community members gathered at the Graeser Family Education Center, the first building of the Waterfront Botanical Gardens, for its grand opening and dedication ceremony.

Photos by Kathryn Harrington

  • Scott Brinkman and Kasey Maier.

  • Kurt Graeser and Jon Salomon.

  • Kurt Graeser holds a copy of the Master Plan for the Waterfront Botanical Gardens that his father Emil gave to him with a note inside.

  • Mike Olsen.

  • Mike Olsen.

  • Congressman John Yarmuth.

  • Eric Friedlander.

  • Jon Salomon.

  • Congressman John Yarmuth.

  • Congressman John Yarmuth.

  • Kasey Maier and Scott Brinkman.

  • Scott Brinkman.

  • Kentucky agriculture commissioner Ryan Quarles.

  • Eric Friedlander.

  • Kasey Maier.

  • Kasey Maier and David Graeser.

  • David Graeser.

  • Kasey Maier and David Graeser.

  • Kasey Maier and David Graeser.

  • Kasey Maier and David Graeser.

  • David, Kathleen and Kurt Graeser with Jenny Wimsatt and Edie Raque.

  • Janet, Kurt and David Graeser with Kasey Maier, Kathleen Graeser and Edie Raque.

  • Robert Stivers, Kasey Maier and Regina Stivers.

  • Robert Stivers, Kasey Maier and Regina Stivers.