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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.

Quick Sketch Drawing for Designers

  • Start Date: Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 8:30am

Planting Design Reinvention

  • Start Date: Friday, January 15, 2016 - 9:00am

Rendering Landscape in Black & White and Color

  • Start Date: Monday, February 15, 2016 - 6:00pm

Special Engagement with Rick Darke: Re-imagining the Accidental Landscape

  • Start Date: Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 7:00pm

The Seven Deadly Hazard Signs of Trees

  • Start Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 6:30pm