Lecture Schedule

  • November 3, 2018 Larry Weaner to present at the Norfolk Botanical Garden view more
    Time:
    3:15 pm - 4:15 pm
    Sponsor(s):
    Norfolk Botanical Garden
    Location:
    Norfolk Botanical Garden, Norfolk, VA
    Contact:
    Norfolk Botanical Garden

    Larry Weaner will present his “Living in the Liberated Landscape” lecture at Norfolk Botanical Garden’s Educational Seminar.

  • November 16, 2018 Larry Weaner to participate in an Innovation and Creativity in Landscapes event sponsored by ASLA-NY view more
    Time:
    1:00 - 5:30 p.m.
    Sponsor(s):
    ASLA-NY
    Location:
    Center for Architecture, New York, NY
    Contact:
    4 CEUs and a Beer

    Larry Weaner will lecture and participate in a panel as part of this afternoon event exploring ways of bringing innovation and creativity to challenging sites and circumstances. A cocktail reception will follow.

  • November 28, 2018 Symposium at The New York Botanical Garden: Cultivating a New Garden Ethic view more
    Time:
    10:00 am - 12:30 pm
    Sponsor(s):
    The New York Botanical Garden
    Location:
    Bronx, NY
    Contact:
    NYBG Symposium: Cultivating a New Garden Ethic

    At this event, Larry Weaner will lecture and participate in a panel discussion. The event will explore how gardening practices can satisfy the desire to create bountiful beauty while helping to heal the larger environment.

  • Dec. 5, 2018 Larry Weaner to speak at the Philadelphia-Area Penn State Master Gardeners & Master Watershed Stewards Annual Meeting view more
    Speakers:
    Larry Weaner
    Time:
    7:00 p.m.
    Sponsor(s):
    Philadelphia-Area Penn State Master Gardeners & Master Watershed Stewards
    Location:
    Doylestown, PA
  • Jan. 10-11, 2019 30th annual New Directions in the American Landscape (NDAL) conference in Pennsylvania view more
    Speakers:
    Charles Birnbaum, Kofi Boone, William Cullina, Rick Darke, John Swallow, Larry Weaner, Thomas Woltz, Tama Matsuoka Wong, and more!
    Time:
    8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Sponsor(s):
    New Directions in the American Landscape (NDAL) and Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
    Location:
    Montgomery County Community College, Blue Bell, PA
    Contact:
    Secure registration through Morris Arboretum

    This is the 30th annual conference organized by our office’s educational affiliate New Directions in the American Landscape (NDAL) and co-sponsored by Morris Arboretum of the Univ. of Pennsylvania. View the conference brochure.

  • January 15, 2019 Larry Weaner to Present at the 2019 Mid-Atlantic Horticulture Short Course view more
    Sponsor(s):
    Virginia Horticultural Foundation
    Location:
    Founders Inn & Spa - Virginia Beach, VA
    Contact:
    MAHSC 2019

    Demand for ecologically beneficial landscapes is increasing, and businesses with an ecological focus realize an expanded client base and an invigorated creative atmosphere.  Offering an ecological approach, however, requires knowledge and skills rarely taught in horticulture and design programs.  At this event, Larry’s lecture, “Finding Your Niche: Establishing an Ecological Focus for Your Firm” will guide landscape architects, designers, contractors, and others through what’s needed to establish a respected, visible presence in the fields of ecological landscape design and management.

  • Jan. 17-18, 2019 30th annual New Directions in the American Landscape (NDAL) conference in Connecticut view more
    Speakers:
    Charles Birnbaum, Kofi Boone, William Cullina, Rick Darke, John Swallow, Larry Weaner, Thomas Woltz, Tama Matsuoka Wong, and more!
    Time:
    8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Sponsor(s):
    New Directions in the American Landscape (NDAL) and Connecticut College Arboretum
    Location:
    Connecticut College, New London, CT
    Contact:
    Secure registration through Connecticut College Arboretum

    This is the 30th annual conference organized through our office’s educational affiliate New Directions in the American Landscape (NDAL) and co-sponsored by Connecticut College Arboretum. View the conference brochure.

  • Jan. 23, 2019 Larry Weaner to lecture at the Nebraska GREAT PLAINS Conference view more
    Sponsor(s):
    Nebraska Nursery and Landscape Association
    Location:
    Holthus Convention Center - York, NE
    Contact:
    2019 Nebraska GREAT PLAINS Conference
  • Feb. 16, 2019 Larry Weaner to present the keynote lecture at the Minnesota Wild Ones’ Design with Nature Conference view more
    Time:
    10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Sponsor(s):
    Wild Ones Minnesota
    Location:
    University of St. Thomas - St. Paul, MN
    Contact:
    Wild Ones Annual Design with Nature Conference

    Larry Weaner will present the keynote lecture at the 17th annual Minnesota Wild Ones’ Design with Nature Conference. Lecture details to be posted here soon!

  • Feb. 20, 2019 Larry Weaner to present to the Green Country Garden Club view more
    Sponsor(s):
    Green Country Garden Club
    Location:
    Lafayette Hill, PA

    Larry Weaner will present to the Green Country Garden Club. Lecture details to be posted here soon.

  • March 9, 2019 Larry Weaner to present the keynote lecture at the annual GardenWise Conference view more
    Speakers:
    Larry Weaner
    Time:
    2:00 p.m.
    Sponsor(s):
    York County Master Gardeners and Penn State Extension Master Gardener Program
    Location:
    Central York Middle School - York, PA
    Contact:
    GardenWise

    Larry will present at the annual GardenWise conference. Lecture details to be posted here soon.

  • March 15-16, 2019 Larry Weaner to present half-day workshop at 2019 Tennessee Valley Wild Ones Conference view more
    Sponsor(s):
    Tennessee Valley Wild Ones
    Location:
    Chatanooga, TN

    Workshop details TBA!

  • March 23, 2019 Larry Weaner to present at the Loudoun County Master Gardeners Annual Symposium view more
    Time:
    TBD
    Sponsor(s):
    Loudon County Master Gardeners
    Location:
    Leesburg, VA

    Lecture details TBA!

  • March 29-30, 2019 Larry Weaner to lecture at St. Louis Partners for Native Landscaping’s 2019 Spring Workshop for Homeowners view more
    Sponsor(s):
    Partners for Native Landscaping
    Location:
    Donald Danforth Plant Science Center - St. Louis, MO

    Larry will give two keynote lectures during this event. Details to be announced soon!

  • April 18, 2019 Larry Weaner to present to the Litchfield Garden Club view more
    Time:
    3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
    Sponsor(s):
    Litchfield Garden Club
    Location:
    Litchfield Community Center, Litchfield, CT

    Lecture details to be posted soon!

  • April 27, 2019 Larry Weaner to lecture at Colonial Williamsburg’s 73rd Garden Symposium view more
    Sponsor(s):
    The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation and The American Horticultural Society
    Location:
    Williamsburg, VA
    Contact:
    Colonial Williamsburg's 73rd Garden Symposium

    The theme of 2019’s symposium is “Garden Design: Trends & Traditions”, and will look at ways to enhance gardens by mixing the old with the new. Larry will present Breaking the Rules: Ecological Landscape Design and Traditional Landscape Methodology and Lawn Alternatives: Creating Successful Groundlayers

  • June 11, 2019 Larry Weaner to present to the Hardy Garden Club view more
    Speakers:
    Larry Weaner
    Time:
    11:00 a.m.
    Sponsor(s):
    Hardy Garden Club
    Location:
    Reistertown, MD
    Contact:
    Hardy Garden Club

    Presentation details to be added soon! The talk will be followed by a meadow tour.