Program Schedule

The doors will open 12:30 pm for our Tutorial programs run from 1:00 - 1:30 pm. Our main speaker will begin at 2:00 pm. All meetings will take place in the Conference Center at Planting Fields Arboretum, Oyster Bay, NY

Jan. 26 2020

1pm Tutorial: Eileen Anders, Topic: Planting Winter Seeds

2pm SpeakerLouis Bauer Topic: Nature into Art, The Gardens of Wave Hill

Feb. 23

1pm Tutorial: Barbara Hanft Topic: Orchids as Houseplants

2pm Speaker: Deanna F. Curtis, Topic: Prepare, Respond, Adapt: Tree Stewardship in a Changing Climate

March 22 Meeting Canceled

1pm Tutorial: Ava Grego, Topic: Rhodies 101 Rescheduled to June Meeting

2pm Speaker: Jenny Rose Carey, Topic: Glorious Shade Gardens

April 19 Meeting Canceled

1pm Tutorial: Kathy Burke and Jim Teeple, Topic: How to Grow Dahlias Rescheduled to October

2pm Speaker: Dr. Tamson S. Yeh, Topic: Edible Landscapes: Helping the Environment One Bite At A Time

May 17

11am - 1pm Plant Sale & Seedling Swap

2pm Speaker: Stephen Huysman Topic: Gardening for Cats

June 28 

1pm Tutorial: Ava Grego, Topic: How to Plant Rhododendrons 

2pm Speaker: Michael Veracka:  Designing Landscapes with NYC High Line in Mind

Sept. 13 

1pm Tutorial: Irene Lucarelli, Topic: TBA

2pm Speaker: TBA

Oct. 18

1pm Tutorial:  Kathy Burke and Jim Teeple, Topic: How to Grow Dahlias

2pm Speaker: Douglas Tallamy:  Nature’s Best Hope

Nov. 15

1pm Tutorial: Bill Barash, Topic: Florida's Fabulous Flora and Fauna!

2pm Speaker: TBA

Dec. 13

1pm Speaker: TBA