Non-ELA Events

2017

Events to Note (listings indicate local time unless otherwise noted)

 

 

July

 

July 20 ELA Event→Phyto Filtration: The Power of Plants; Mendon, MA; 9:30-11:30am.

July 20 – Earth Care Farm Compost Tour: Soil Fertility and Garlic Harvesting/Curing; Charlestown, RI; 5:30pm.

July 23 ELA Eco-tour→Landscaping for Wildlife – Gardening with a Purpose; Walpole, NH; 1:00-3:00pm.

July 25 ELA Event→Alternatives to Traditional Lawns; Framingham, MA; 1:00-5:00pm.

July 26 – UMass Turf Research Field Day; South Deerfield, MA; 8:00am-1:00pm.

July 27 ELA Eco-tour→In Pursuit of Balanced Ecosystems, Land Stewardship, and the Perfect Loaf; Norwich, VT; 10:30am-12:30pm.

August

August 3-4 – Art and Land Conservation Symposium; Waterville, ME.

August 5-6 – Mother Earth News Fair; Albany, OR.

August 9 ELA Eco-tour→Native Plants for Professionals; Framingham, MA; 10:00am-3:00pm.

August 9 – Pollinator Haven: Rethinking Your Landscape,  Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home, Manchester, VT; 5:00-6:30 pm.

August 10&19 – Practical Pruning; Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Brooklyn, NY.

August 11-13 – NOFA Summer Conference; Amherst, MA.

August 12 ELA Eco-tour→Celebrating the Natives; sites throughout Massachusetts; 12:00-4:00pm.

August 19 ELA Eco-tour→Lush, Lovely, and Lawn-Free Gardens; Brookline, MA; 5:00-7:00pm.

August 27-September 1 – 7th World Conference on Ecological Restoration; Foz do Iguassu, Brazil.

August 30, September 2&13 ELA Event→Native Woody Plant Materials; Framingham, MA.

September

September 13 ELA Eco-tour→North Creek Nurseries Test and Trial Gardens; Landenberg, PA; 10:00am-12:30pm.

September 15-17 – Mother Earth News Fair; Seven Springs, PA.

September 27- Plant Combinations for Beneficial Home Landscapes; Boston, MA; 4:00-6:00pm.

October

October 5-6 – Massachusetts Green Careers Conference; Westborough, MA.

October 19 – Native Plants and Pollinators Conference; Storrs, CT; 8:00am-3:00pm.

October 26-28 – Land Trust Alliance Rally; Denver, CO.

November

November 3-4 – Building Community Trails: A Path to Vibrant Communities; Leominster, MA.

November 29-December 1 – New England Grows; Boston, MA.

November 30-December 2 – RootSkills Training; Manchester, NH.

Ongoing

Outdoors This Weekis a weekly listing of outdoor-oriented activities west of Boston sponsored by a variety of local organizations and posted by the Sudbury Valley Trustees.……………………………………………………………..

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