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Breaking Traditional Boundaries with Adventure Programming
Wondering how to host a mud run without the mud? Come on a fun adventure and discover how to host a version of RBG’s Adventure Challenge Course in your garden or arboretum. Think...
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7/13/16
Healing Hearts and Minds through Strolls for Well-Being
Searching for a new way to demonstrate your public garden is “more than just a pretty place?” Attend and learn to harness your garden’s power to improve lives. Public...
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7/13/16
Using Living Collections as an Unparalleled Resource for Research in Plant Conservation
Botanical gardens and their living collections have unique but underutilized resources for plant biology research. Living collections are essentially large common gardens able to ...
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7/13/16
Getting the Most from Dual-Governance Relationships
Are you sometimes frustrated with your partner? Your public garden partner, that is! Public gardens operating within “dualgovernance” (between a non-profit organization and...
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7/8/16
To Ask or Not to Ask—Is that Even a Question? Inspiring Volunteers to Give
Although volunteers are among those most deeply engaged in your garden’s mission, there is a distinct reluctance by many institutions to ask for financial support from those who...
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7/8/16
Ramped Up Rapid Fire!
Join your garden colleagues of small, university, and large gardens as they share their creative success stories in a lively and focused “rapid fire” session. Each presenter...
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7/8/16
Conserving Biodiversity on a Rapidly Changing Planet and the Critical Role of Gardens
Earth has daunting climatic and socioeconomic challenges. Gardens wish to do their part in preserving biodiversity, but best practices are essential when working with and protecting wild...
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7/8/16
Beyond Lists & Labels: Integrating Data for Curation & Research
Digitization, integration, and optimization of collections data can pay dividends across the board from management efficiency to innovative research activity. Unfortunately, this data often...
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7/8/16
Sage Advice: Changing Perspectives of Emerging & Emerged Public Garden Professionals
Are you an aspiring public garden leader or looking to find new talent for your team? We all know that emerging into the public garden profession isn’t always a straightforward...
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7/8/16
Designing for Dollars! Integrating Development & Design
Fundraising, master planning, and design are linked necessities for any public garden committed to mission-based stewardship and evolution. Designers and development professionals ...
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7/8/16

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