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August 2020

Advanced Design Workshop with Patrick Cullina – 8/12/20

Wed, August 12 @ 8:30 am EDT - 5:00 pm EDT

This virtual workshop offers a rare small-group and hands-on design experience with award-winning horticulturist and landscape designer Patrick Cullina. In this advanced workshop, participants will learn how to achieve key ecological landscape goals such as biodiversity and durability without sacrificing artistry. CEUs awarded.

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Eco-Tour: Beauty in Flight: A Virtual Tour of the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens Butterfly House

Thu, August 20 @ 12:00 pm EDT - 1:00 pm EDT

With native plants and nectar aplenty, the Butterfly House at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens (CMBG) is a magical world of color, fragrance, and motion. Join this virtual tour to enjoy the magic.

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Class: Shade Gardens: Embracing the Dark Side

Sat, August 22 @ 1:00 pm EDT - 4:00 pm EDT

Conducted online: Create lush and vibrant shady gardens by learning how to infuse more color, adventure, and intrigue into those sometimes difficult spaces.

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September 2020

Webinar: Why Rain Gardens Fail and Tools for Success

Wed, September 23 @ 12:00 pm EDT - 1:00 pm EDT

With appropriate planning, design, construction, and maintenance, rain gardens, bio-swales, and other stormwater treatment workhorses can be an artistic part of our landscapes, gardens, streetscapes, and public spaces.

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November 2020

Class: NGICP National Green Infrastructure Certification Program – Maine

Mon, November 9 @ 8:30 am EST - Fri, November 13 @ 5:00 pm EST
E.J. Prescott – Maine, 32 Prescott Street
Gardiner, Maine 04345
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The NGICP program provides the foundation understanding needed to properly design and oversee construction, inspection, and maintenance of green stormwater infrastructure.

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December 2020

Class: NGICP National Green Infrastructure Certification Program – NY

Mon, December 7 @ 8:30 am EST - Fri, December 11 @ 5:00 pm EST
E.J. Prescott Round Lake NY, 198 Ushers Road
Round Lake, NY 12151
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The program provides the foundational understanding needed to properly design and oversee construction, inspection, and maintenance of green stormwater infrastructure.  Designed to meet international best practice standards, this program provides candidates with the technical skills necessary to incorporate green infrastructure into projects successfully.

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July 2021

Eco-tour: Wildflower Meadows and Pollinator Habitat

Fri, July 23, 2021 @ 10:00 am EDT - 12:00 pm EDT
Woodman Research Farm, 70 Spinney Lane
Durham, NH 03824
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Join Dr. Cathy Neal on this tour to learn results from UNH research on wildflower meadow establishment, helping you to successfully plan, prepare, plant and maintain a beautiful and functional wildflower meadow that blooms all season long.

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Eco-tour: Native Plant Center

Wed, July 28, 2021 @ 10:00 am EDT - 12:00 pm EDT

Join this professionally guided tour of The Native Plant Center to learn more about native plants and pollinator support.

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August 2021

Eco-tour: Exploring the Demonstration Meadows at Helia Native Nursery

Fri, August 13, 2021 @ 10:00 am EDT - 12:00 pm EDT
Helia Native Nursery, 95 East Road
Alford, MA 01266
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ELA Eco-tour to meadows that display the rich color palettes that can be achieved using native plants. The meadows are all designed with four season interest - a feature that invites frequent visits to experience the changing views.

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Eco-Tour – Flying Trillium Gardens and Preserve

Sat, August 21, 2021 @ 10:00 am EDT - 12:00 pm EDT
Flying Trillium Gardens and Preserve, 155 West Main Street
Tarrytown, NY 10591
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We invite you join us on this guided Eco-tour to experience the beauty, diversity and sustainability of our native flora for yourself.

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September 2021

Eco-tour – Private Gardens in Rye, NY

Sat, September 11, 2021 @ 4:00 pm EDT - 6:00 pm EDT
Green Jay Landscaping, 330 Park Ave
Rye, NY 10580
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Tour two private gardens in Rye, NY to learn about design choices based upon ecological principles, habitat-enhancing plant selections, and appropriate maintenance practices, all critical elements in creating healthy ecosystems.

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October 2021

Eco-tour: Gardening for Insects: Native Pollinator Garden

Sat, October 2, 2021 @ 9:30 am EDT - 11:30 am EDT
Green Art Garden, 30 US-Route-1-Bypass
Kittery, ME 03904 United States
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Join us for a unique opportunity to explore the private gardens of an inspiring insect specialist, landscape designer, and passionate nature photographer.

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