Symposia and Seminars

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden presents symposia featuring nationally-recognized experts addressing cutting-edge topics in planning, design, and theory in the natural world.  Professional credits for recertification are available for most.  See brief descriptions, below, and watch this page for updates.

Winter Symposium
and 52nd CVNLA Short Course

This year, we present a virtual opportunity to gather and learn from a roster of remarkable garden and design experts. What is a truly resilient landscape? Join us for this three-day symposium to spark your creativity and stretch your imagination in time for the spring season of renewal and hope.

Virtual Event February 10, 11, 12

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Natural Connections
Interdisciplinary Strategies for Teaching and Learning

This now four-day collaborative conference provides valuable professional development opportunities for Pre-K- middle school educators, administrators, and pre-service teachers. This event is cancelled.

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Tree Care

Join scientists and experts in current issues affecting plant health. Confirmed speakers are Eric Wiseman, Dept. of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation, Virginia Tech, Christine Balk, Davey Tree Expert Company, Sheri Shannon, Southside Releaf. This event is cancelled.

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