Virtual Programs


Fall 2022 Virtual Programs
The Seasonal Gardener with Anna Pavord, October 6
The View from Federal Twist with James Golden, October 20
Cold-Hardy Fruits and Nuts: 50 Easy-to-Grow Plants for the Organic Home Garden or Landscape with Allyson Levy & Scott Serrano, November 3
Style & Sensibility--The Houses and Gardens of Stamps & Stamps with Odom & Kate Stamps, November 17
Extraordinary Interiors with Suzanne Tucker, December 1

Pop-Up 2022 Virtual Programs
The Nibbled Leaf Town Hall: A Garden Conservancy Event with Page Dickey and Edwina von Gal, September 1
Wrestling with Contradictions: Labor and Ecology in California's Modernist Gardens with Jenny Jones and David Godshall, July 21
What is GardenFit: The Story of How an Open Days Garden Host Created a Hit PBS Series that’s Getting America Fit with Madeline Hooper and Jeff Hughes, June 9
Reimagining Vita Sackville-West's Sissinghurst with Troy Scott Smith, April 28

Spring 2022 Virtual Programs
Beatrix Farrand: Garden Artist, Landscape Architect, with Judith Tankard, April 7
Ecological Horticulture in an Evolving World, with Rebecca McMackin, April 21
Olmsted and Yosemite, with Ethan Carr and Rolf Diamant, May 5

Winter 2022 Virtual Programs, Diverse Gardening Traditions
Our winter webinar series explored past and present topics in American gardening that bucked conventions of the day, including the all-female landscape architecture firm of Lord & Schryver (February 10), the enterprising figure Ethel Earley-Clark (February 24), or entrepreneur Eliza Blank (March 10), who is redefining comtemporary gardening practices through her company, The Sill.

The Making of the French Garden, January 13 — March 3, 2022
An eight-part weekly series of Zoom lectures, live from France, presented by Alliance Française Miami Metro. 

Fall 2021 Literary Series
This four-part webinar series featured distinguished authors and exploring the various roles of gardens and landscapes, as detailed in their stunning new books filled with horticultural and design inspiration. The Fall 2021 Literary Series was presented by the newly established Frank and Anne Cabot Society for Planned Giving, in partnership with Phaidon and Monacelli, with additional support provided by Celia Hegyi, the Coleman and Susan Burke Distinguished Lecture Fund, and the Lenhardt Education Fund. 

Winter/Spring 2021 Virtual Programs
Our Winter/Spring 2021 virtual programs presented a variety of experts from the garden world and two special virtual program series devoted to exploring the cultural importance of gardens. These virtual programs engaged viewers in conversations about the why of gardening, not just the how-to.  Read more.

ABOUT OUR VIRTUAL PROGRAMS
Garden Conservancy virtual programs aim to offer our members opportunities for online engagement, while addressing some of the seismic changes—ecological, economic, social, and cultural—that the world is experiencing today and exploring how these changes interact with the world of gardens. We presented our first webinar series, Gardens for a Changing World, in partnership with Lord Cultural Resources in July and August 2020. Our Fall 2020 Literary Series featured biweekly online conversations with seven prominent garden writers.

In response to the popularity of our virtual programs, we are continuing to offer online learning experiences, showcasing even more voices from the garden world. 

Garden Conservancy members enjoy a discount on our events! Join or renew your membership.

Recordings of certain recent virtual programs are available at the links below:

Gardens for a Changing World: A Biweekly Webinar Series
July 16 - August 27, 2020

On June 10, 2020, we also sponsored an IGTV presentation with Rizzoli Bookstore, featuring Carl Dellatore, editor of Garden Design Master Class, in conversation with some of the contributors to his book and James Hall, the president and CEO of the Garden Conservancy.


THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!
Garden Conservancy educational programs are made possible in part by the Coleman and Susan Burke Distinguished Lecture Fund and the Lenhardt Education Fund, with additional support from Ritchie Battle, Camille Butrus, Courtnay and Terrence Daniels, Celia T. Hegyi, Rise S. Johnson, Susan and William McKinley, and the Ruettgers Family Charitable Foundation.

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