May 3 Upland Invasive Plant Species Identification & Control Workshops. Bath City Hall, Bath, Maine. To learn more, visit


June 19 Maryland Nursery & Landscape Association Summer Field Day. Marshalls’ Riverbank Nurseries, Salisbury, Md. For more information, call 410-823-8684 or e-mail [email protected].

June 26 Maryland Arborist Association’s Summer Pest Walk. Clyburn Arboretum, Baltimore, Md. To learn more, visit


April 16 Pruning Trees & Shrubs. Holiday Inn, Brockton, Mass. For more information, visit

April 29 Scouting for Pests & Problems of Turf & Woody Ornamentals Walkabouts. Elm Bank, Wellesley, Mass. To learn more, visit

June 4 Turf IPM Twilight Walkabout. Stanley Park, Westfield, Mass. For details, call 508-892-0382 or e-mail [email protected].

June 18 UMass Turf Research Field Day. UMass Joseph Troll Turf Research Center, South Deerfield, Mass. For more information, visit

New Hampshire

April 19 Spring Into Action! Part 2. New Hampshire Technical Institute, Concord, N.H. To learn more, call 603-271-0715, e-mail [email protected] or visit

June 4-August 27 2008 Plant Identification Summer Course. University of New Hampshire, Durham, N.H. For details, call 603-435-7216 or e-mail [email protected].

New Jersey

May 5 13th Annual Rutgers Turfgrass Research Golf Classic. Fiddler’s Elbow Country Club, Bedminster, N.J. Visit for details.

July 29-31 Penn Atlantic Nursery Trade Show (PANTS). Atlantic City Convention Center, Atlantic City, N.J. For more information, visit

New York

April 16 “Water Gardens & Aquatic Plants” Home Gardening Lecture. John Jay Homestead, Katonah, N.Y. For more information, visit

May 14 “Hardy Groundcovers” Home Gardening Lecture. New Yonkers Public Library/Riverfront Library, Yonkers, N.Y. For details, visit

June 18 “Tour at Lasdon Park & Arboretum” Home Gardening Lecture. Lasdon Park & Arboretum, Somers, N.Y. To learn more, visit


July 22-24 PA Green Expo 2008. Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center, Harrisburg, Pa. For more information, call 800-789-5068 or visit

August 6-7 Penn State Field Days. Valentine Research Center, Penn State, University Park, Pa. To learn more, visit

Rhode Island

August 6 Rhode Island Nursery & Landscape Association Summer Meeting. University of Rhode Island Botanical Gardens, Kingston, R.I. For details, visit


April 16-20 American Rhododendron Society Annual Convention. Tulsa, Okla. For more information, call 631-689-9498 or e-mail [email protected]

April 20-22 Club Managers Association of America Midwest Regional Education Forum. Milwaukee, Wis. To learn more, call 262-677-8590 or visit

April 24-25 American Boxwood Society Symposium & Annual Meeting. Charlotte, N.C. For details, visit

April 25 SIMA Goes to Court! Regional Training Session. Chicago, Ill. To learn more, call 414-375-1940 or visit

April 26 28th Annual Rare Plant Auction. Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, Pa. For details, call 302-658-6262, ext. 103, e-mail [email protected] or visit

May 6-8 63rd National Hardware Show and Lawn & Garden World. Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nev. To learn more, call 888-425-9377 or 203-840-5622, e-mail [email protected] or visit

May 17-19 American Society of Irrigation Consultants 2008 Annual Conference. Embassy Suites Hotel, Napa, Calif. For more information, visit

June 16-19 American Nursery & Landscape Association Retail Roadshow. Dayton, Ohio. To learn more, visit

June 18-19 Golf Irrigation Auditor Class. Dedham, Mass. For details, visit

June 18-21 11th Annual Snow & Ice Symposium. Buffalo Niagara Convention Center, Buffalo, N.Y. To learn more, visit

June 18-22 PLANET Summer Leadership Meeting. Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa, Stowe, Vt. For more information, call 800-395-2522 or visit

June 20 PACE Turfgrass Research Seminar. Bahia  Resort Hotel, San Diego, Calif. To learn more, visit

July 11-13 American Nursery & Landscape Association Annual Meeting. Columbus, Ohio. For details, visit

July 20-22 PLANET Legislative Day on the Hill. L’Enfant Plaza Hotel, Washington, D.C. To learn more, call 800-395-2522 or visit


April 22-23 Tree Dynamics & Integrated Risk Assessment. Vancouver, B.C., Canada. For details, visit

April 24-25 Rope Access. Vancouver, B.C., Canada. To learn more, visit

May 2-3 British Columbia Society of Landscape Architects Convention & Trade Show. Plaza 500 Hotel & Convention Centre, Vancouver, B.C., Canada. For more information, visit

May 19-20 1st European Turfgrass Society Conference. Pisa, Italy. For details, visit

May 20-22 Irrigation Australia 2008 Conference & Exhibition. Melbourne Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Australia. To learn more, visit

June 9-10 Tree Climbing, Fall Protection & Work Positioning. Victoria, B.C., Canada. For details, visit

June 11-13 High Angle Chain Saw Operation/Spar Pole Rigging. Victoria, B.C., Canada. To learn more, visit

June 24 British Columbia Landscape & Nursery Association Golf Tournament. Redwoods Golf Course, Langley, B.C., Canada. For details, visit

July 20-23 9th International Conference on Precision Agriculture. Denver, Colo. For more information, visit

July 28-August 1 Turfgrass Producers International Summer Convention & Field Days. Calgary, Alb., Canada. To learn more, visit

September 12-13 CanWest Hort Show. Vancouver, B.C., Canada. For more information, visit

September 18-20 Pre-GLEE Tour With Ian Baldwin. England. For details, visit