An Inspirational Experience

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Please enjoy these articles and video about Lakewold Gardens.


Short film shot at Lakewold Gardens by Mick Flaaen.

Short film shot at Lakewold Gardens
Majora's Mask Live Action: The Skull Kid

The making of the video

Seattle TImes

Northwest Focus

Seattle Times


For great Garden Tips and Clips click here.

For a broader look at events and news, please enjoy the following past press releases.

2011 Lakewold Gardens Book
2011 Lakewold Gardens BOA
2011 Lakewold Gardens GuideStar Giveaway
2010 Lakewold KBTC Partnership
2010 Docent Training
2010 Lakewold Web Announcement
2009 Tacoma Garden Club and Lakewold DVD
2009 Ikenobo Exhibition


Offsite Presentations to Garden Clubs, Organizations, & Education Groups

Not able to get to Lakewold? We can bring the gardens to you and your club! The Executive Director is available for group presentations at your locale. The following presentation is available:

Lakewold Gardens: A Look Back As We Move Forward
With a glimpse at the early days of Lakewold Gardens, this presentation includes a delightful mix of history, horticulture, landscape architecture and inspiration. With a full overview of the gardens that includes historic film clips and beautiful photos, this introduction to the estate can be tailored to fit your time needs from 20 minutes to a full hour. Presented by Stephanie Walsh.

If you are interested in booking the above presentation, please send an email to Stephanie at with the following information:

• First and second choices for date and time
• Length of presentation needed
• Audience size
• Location

Please note the following as you are planning your programs:

• Copies of Lakewold handouts must be made by the Club and will be emailed in advance of meeting.
• Club should be prepared to provide a screen, an A/V table and extension cords for presentation.
• A program fee is required based on group size and location.
• Presentation scheduling is contingent upon activites and workload already scheduled at the gardens.

Press Release Photos

The following downloadable photos have been provided for personal and commercial use.

Please follow the guidelines listed below:

• Altering is limited to resizing and cropping.
• Photo credit should be given as follows: Used by permission from Lakewold Gardens.
• Photos may not be used to suggest endorsement by Lakewold Gardens.
• Photos may not be used for profit.

Requests for alternate formats or additional uses/rights should be sent to Irene Russo at Lakewold Gardens reserves the right to deny such requests at its discretion.

Some requests may be subject to a fee.

Click on the title next to photo to view larger image and right click title and "save target as" to save to your computer.

Exterior Wagner House

PoolThumb Quatrefoil Pool

RoofThumb Brick Walk

CuttingThumb Cutting Garden

FrontLot Circle Drive

Lakewold Slideshow
Lakewold Gardens
12317 Gravelly Lk Dr SW
Lakewood, WA 98499
Fax 253.584.3021
Mailing Address:
Post Office Box 39780
Lakewood, WA 98496