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


November 1-30 – Greenroofs & Walls Virtual Summit (online).

November 16 ELA Class→Slow Gardening; Framingham, MA; 1:00-3:00pm.

November 19-29 – Conservation Conference 2010; Baltimore, MD.

November 21 – UMass Extension’s Fall Wrap-Up; Sturbridge, MA; 8:30am-3:30pm.

November 22 – Building Climate Resilience into Infrastructure; Boston, MA; 7:15-11:45am.

November 23 CACIWC Environmental Conference; 8:00am-3:30pm.


December 3 ELA Webinar→Bell’s Woodland – Creating a Native Garden from Disturbed Woodland at Chanticleer; 12:30-1:30pm.

December 5 – Working Together: Collaborative Stormwater Management in Central Massachusetts (webinar); 1:00-2:30pm.

December 6 ELA Conference→2019 Ecological Plant Conference; Brooklyn Botanic Gardens, NY; 8:30am-4:00pm.

December 10 ELA Webinar→The Wet and Wild World of Constructed Wetlands; 12:00-1:00pm ET.

December 12 – Climate Positive Design with Pamela Conrad  (webinar); 1:00-2:00pm ET.

January 2020

January 6-February 14 – UMass Winter School for Turf Managers; Amherst, MA; times vary.

January 9-10 – The Culture-Ecology Bond: Perspectives for Landscape Designers; Bryn Mawr, PA.

January 15 ELA Webinar→Reconnecting Water, Soils, and Vegetation: Green Infrastructure in the Environment; 12:30-1:30pm ET.

January 16-February 6 – Botany for Gardeners; Mt. Cuba Center, Hockessin, DE; 10:00am-12:00pm.

January 16-17 – The Culture-Ecology Bond: Perspectives for Landscape Designers; New London, CT.

January 23 ELA Webinar→The Role of Landscape in Our Global Environmental Crisis; 12:30-1:30pm ET.

January 23 – Wild & Scenic Film Festival with Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay; several locations and times.


February 6 ELA Symposium→Urban Tree Symposium: The Future of the Urban Forest; Boylston, MA; 8:30am-4:30pm.

February 10 ELA Webinar→Conservation, Education, and Community Building through Prairie Restoration; 12:00-1:00pm ET.

February 12-March 18 – Ecological Landscape Design; Mt. Cuba Center, Hockessin, DE; 1:00pm-4:00pm.

February 22 ELA Class→Seeing Is Believing – A Visual Garden Design Workshop; Framingham, MA 10:30am-3:00pm.

February 24-28 ELA Class→NGICP National Green Infrastructure Certification Program; Boylston, MA.

February 28 ELA Class→Cultivating Your Plant Communities; Framingham, MA; 1:00-4:00pm.


March 4-5 ELA Conference & Eco-Marketplace; UMass Amherst, MA.

March 6-27 – Enhancing Life in the Soil; Mt. Cuba Center, Hockessin, DE; 10:00am-2:30pm.

March 23 – ELA Webinar→Protecting Pollinators; 12:30-1:30pm ET.

April 8-May 13 – Native Plants of Spring; Mt. Cuba Center, Hockessin, DE; 10:00am-12:00pm.


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