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Grand Opening of the Children’s Nature Library and Reading Room at River Farm (Alexandria, VA)

Join us Opening Day, June 1, 9am – 1pm, for face painting, story time, interactive crafts, and more!

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2024 National Children & Youth Garden Symposium

Uniting youth garden educators from across the country to network, engage, collaborate, and learn from like-minded peers

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Lifelong Learning: Sustainable Gardens in a Changing Climate: Adapting Practices for Resilience (Virtual)

With Angelica Patterson, an environmental educator, plant ecophysiologist, and science communicator, who is known as “The Shotgun Scientist” for her work in studying how trees respond to climate change.

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Lifelong Learning: Ecological Horticultural Techniques (Virtual)

With Anna Fialkoff, the Arboretum Horticulturist at Connecticut College, where she supervises the management of the 750-acre Arboretum, including a 30-acre native plant collection.

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Lifelong Learning: Plant-Based Cosmetics (Alexandria, VA)

With Paris-trained Elodie Cally, a botanical skincare formulator who established Elodie’s Naturals in response to the unregulated US beauty market she encountered in 2016 as a soon-to-be mother.

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Lifelong Learning: Benefits of Native Grasses (Virtual)

With Dr. Mary H. Meyer, a Horticultural Sciences professor emerita at the University of Minnesota.

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Lifelong Learning: Designing Meadows and Naturalized Landscapes (Virtual)

With Kathy Connolly, a landscape designer who specializes in naturalized designs, low-impact landscape techniques, and native plants.

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Lifelong Learning: Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Private Maryland Gardens (Glen Echo, MD)

Join renowned horticulturists and landscape designers for tours of their home gardens!

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Lifelong Learning: Foggy Bottom – A Garden to Share with Adrian Bloom (Virtual)

An inspirational guide to understanding plants and gardens, the book and talk are based on Bloom’s experience in creating his own spectacular six-acre garden, Foggy Bottom.

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Lifelong Learning: Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens (Columbus, OH)

AHS Reciprocal Garden tour will show highlights of the Ornamental Grasses Collection, the Daylilies Collection, and the Community Garden. This program is only open to AHS members; for additional information and to register, please log into your AHS account.

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