Partner Events

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Every month, the BBG offers programs in the following areas: 


Hamilton College Arboretum

The Hamilton College Arboretum features expert speakers in their popular Third Saturday Series. The Hamilton College campus has been designated as an arboretum. All events are free and open to the public and everyone interested in gardens and landscapes is encouraged to attend.


Morris Arboretum

Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania is a historic public garden and educational institution. It promotes an understanding of the relationship between plants, people and place through programs that integrate science, art and the humanities.


New York Botanical Garden

NYBG offers programs in the following areas.:


NYS Urban Forestry Council

The NYS Urban Forestry Council is a volunteer group, organized formally in 1999, to advise and assist the NYS Department of Conservation (DEC) in executing its Urban and Community Forestry policies. 

Calendar of Events


American Conifer Society 2017 National Meeting

August 17-19
Doubletree Inn by Hilton
East Syracuse, NY


New York State Fair

August 24-September 4
Syracuse, NY
Mark your calendar.
Volunteers are needed to work the NYSA Booth.


The Farmingdale State College Horticulture Committee presents:
Fall Symposium -The Garden is Art: A Tribute to Richard Iversen and Paul Fogelberg

9:00am to 5:00pm, Saturday, September 23, 2017  
Farmingdale State College, Campus Center Ballroom
2350 Broadhollow Rd, Farmingdale NY 11735
Special Guest Speakers:
♦ Ken Druse presents: “The New Shade Garden: Creating a Lush Oasis in the Age of Climate Change”
♦Lynden B. Miller presents: “The Designer’s Eye”
♦Stephen F. Byrns presents: “Untermyer: A Garden for the World”
LA CEUs: This program offers 4 hours of NYSED continuing education credit hours under the subjects of landscape preservation and horticulture by approved NYSED provider Cornell Cooperation Extension Suffolk County.
CNLP: 4 credits for the entire workshop.
Please register and pay by credit card online at http://www.farmingdale.edu/business/urban-horticulture/. Payment is due at registration.

For more information call: Kevin Kearney 631-420-2075 or Vanda Bordies631-420-2113


North American Tree Climbing Championship

October 20-22
Salt Lake City, UT


FRIENDS OF THE LONG POND GREENBELT presents
A Special 20th Anniversary Workshop: Bark: Get to Know Your Trees
1:00pm – 4:00pm, Sunday, October 22
The Long Pond Greenbelt Nature Center, 1061 Bridgehampton/Sag
Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton
Registration fees:FLPG Member: $15; Non-Member: $25* (*includes FLPG membership)
ISA CEUs Available: 3.00
To register today visit: http://www.longpondgreenbelt.org/bark/. For more information contact Jean Dodds, 631-599-2391 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Download brochure here.


TCI Expo 2017

November 2-4
Columbus, OH