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Symposia & Professional Programs

Broaden your horizons and join us for a symposium or professional program. Every year we offer diverse programs with internationally acclaimed speakers for every kind of adult student. These programs can open a new door, provide inspiration, present unique opportunities, expand your social or professional network, and challenge viewpoints of current events in the world around us.

Events include book signings, lectures, author tours, international speakers, and famous people presenting topics, seminars, and conferences. Professional development opportunities and inspiration are yours here at the Garden. Conservation professionals and others are welcome to attend our outstanding professional programs. Learn AutoCAD or SketchUP, pruning or landscape maintenance, insect and disease management. The Garden also offers classes taught in Spanish.

SketchUp Fundamentals

  • Start Date: Friday, July 17, 2015 - 9:00am

Lake and Pond Shorelines: Controlling Erosion and Enhancing Habitat

  • Start Date: Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 9:00am

The Planted Landscape, from Concept to Choices

  • Start Date: Friday, August 14, 2015 - 9:00am

Drawing and Visualization Skills for Designers

  • Start Date: Friday, September 11, 2015 - 8:30am