Garden Conservancy Northwest Network Fall Workshop

Garden Conservancy Northwest Network Fall Workshop

The Amazon Spheres, Seattle, WA

Bellevue Botanical Garden

Sat, Nov 2 to Sun, Nov 3, 2019

Saturday, November 2, 2019

GCNN Steering Committee meeting, 2;30 p.m.
Top Pot Hand-Forged Doughnuts
2124 5th Avenue
Seattle, WA  98121

Docent-led tour of the Amazon Spheres, 4:15 p.m.
2111 7th Avenue (meet at main entrance)
Seattle, WA 98121

REGISTRATION (limited to 25)
GCNN members and workshop participants have priority. RSVP to Lori Taylor. The tour is free of charge.

Recommended parking for Steering Committee meeting and Spheres tour - 2120 7th Avenue, Seattle

Sunday, November 3, 2019

Workshop: "Developing a Revenue Stream Through Mission-Based Programming"

Kelly Dylla, 
Executive Director of the Kirkland Arts Center
Patrick MacRae, Director of Public Programs and Education, the Garden Conservancy

9:00 - 9:30 a.m.          Check-in; coffee & refreshments
Morning session        Kelly Dylla and Patrick MacRae
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.        Lunch / Bellevue Botanical Garden tour
Afternoon session     Panel discussion with local garden leaders; led by Patrick MacRae

Bellevue Botanical Garden
12001 Main Street
Bellevue, WA 98005

$75 GCNN and Garden Conservancy Members
$100 General admission

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Kelly Dylla, 
Executive Director of the Kirkland Arts Center, is a teaching artist and musician, and business-minded arts leader with expertise in audience and community engagement. From 2012 – 2015, Dylla was the vice president of education and community engagement for the Seattle Symphony. Prior to this post, she led the Pacific Symphony’s audience engagement program. Kelly was also teaching artist for major arts institutions including the Lincoln Center Institute and New York Philharmonic. A graduate of the Juilliard School with a master of music in viola performance, she also holds a bachelor of music from Rice University and an MBA from the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.

Patrick MacRae  Director of Public Programs and Education at the Garden Conservancy, leads the Conservancy’s signature Open Days program as well as the National Speaker Series and all other educational programs for the public. Patrick is an alumnus of the Longwood Garden Fellows program for leaders in the field of public horticulture. He previously worked for the Urban Horticulture Institute at Cornell University and developed horticultural education programs for professional audiences and master gardeners across New York State.

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