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Fall Symposium

November 3 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Event Details

Date/Time: Saturday, November 3, 2018. The program will run from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Check-in: Check-in begins at 8 a.m. Enjoy a continental breakfast, a walk through the Gardens, and peruse the items in our popular silent auction.

Cost:

$69 – Member

$79 – Non-member

Register by October 26, 2018

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Cost includes speaker handouts and educational materials, instruction and activities, continental breakfast, lunch and access to Rotary Botanical Gardens’ grounds.

Lunch: Please indicate any dietary restrictions when you register. If you need more information or have a question, contact the Education & Volunteer Manager at education@rotarygardens.org.

FALL SYMPOSIUM SPEAKERS

  • Dr. Laura Jull, Associate Professor and Extension Specialist for Woody Ornamental Horticulture, UW-Madison – Landscape Plants and Climate Change:  This presentation will cover the basics of how plants respond to a changing climate. Learn which species may adapt and how this will impact your plant selection.
  • Samantha Peckham, Horticulture Supervisor, Cantigny Park – Garden Design for Plantaholics: Is your yard becoming more of a collection than a garden? Join us for a candid discussion about how you can design a beautiful, functional space that will reflect your personality while showcasing ALL of your treasured plants.
  • Mark Dwyer, Director of Horticulture, Rotary Botanical Gardens – Ornamental Grasses in the Garden: Grasses can be successfully incorporated in to any landscape to offer color, texture, stature, wildlife appeal, movement and much more! This discussion will include proper selection and placement of a wide range of grasses and grass relatives.

 

Please Note:

This event is limited to 120 people. Refunds will not be available for this program after 10/27/18.

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Details

Date:
November 3
Time:
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Venue

Rotary Botanical Gardens
1455 Palmer Drive
Janesville, WI 53545 United States
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