Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Sustainability Seminar @ Scott Arboretum

Friends near and dear to GMG...well mostly those who are near us and can drive to a great event on Thursday, November 11 at the Scott Arboretum.

You have a chance to attend a day of inspiration, vision, and top-notch information for anyone interested in sustainability and how it can be more effectively integrated into home landscapes!

This seminar is co-sponsored with the Association of Professional Landscape Designers www.apld.org . Please visit www.scottarboretum.org for a complete schedule of the day.

This seminar will be an excellent learning opportunity for the new and avid gardener, as well as landscape design professionals.

Registration is available now! http://www.scottarboretum.org/calendar/eventregistration.html

Schedule of the day
10 - 10:15 - Introduction
10:15 - 11 - Edgar David on demystifying restoration ecology
11 - 11:15 - Break
11:15 - Noon - Larry Weaner on native plant composition in space and time
Noon - 1 - Lunch and time to explore the Scott Arboretum
1 - 1:45 - Paul Van Meter on sustainable design inspirations
1:45 - 2 - Break
2 - 2:45 - Edmund Snodgrass on greening roofs of our communities
2:45 - 3 - Closing and tours of green roof

I hope you can attend! Kathleen at GMG

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