American Public Garden Association Conference 2017
Hamilton & Niagara, Ontario
June 19-23, 2017
Rapid-Fire Presentations
Event Type: 
Special Session
Leadership, Innovation, Advocacy
Date / Time: 
Wed June, 21 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Guest Cost: 

Hear stories of partnerships that exceeded expectations and embrace the theme of “Collaboration and Celebration”.


A Bold Partnership to Recreate A Native Ecosystem to Benefit Seabird Recovery

M. DeMotta, National Tropical Botanical Garden, Kalaheo, Hawaii

Building Collections Through Collaboration

J. Roethling, Mariana H. Qubein Arboretum & Botanical Gardens at High Point University, High Point, North Carolina

Ensuring the Next Generation of Horticulturists –  Seed Your Future

S.E. Yoder, Seed Your Future, Martinsville, Indiana

Institutional Partnership: The Connections, Value and Progress of Trial Gardens

R. Tschanz, University Of Guelph Arboretum, Guelph, Ontario

Lumenscape: A Pioneering Project Produces a Light-Show Blockbuster

G. Culbertson, Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver, Colorado

Reaching Out for Crisis Support: Emerald Ash Borer Crisis Management

T. Tiddens, Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe, Illinois

Safeguarding Our Plant Collections

T. Magellan, P. Griffith, Montgomery Botanical Center, Coral Gables, Florida

Volunteers and Grant Funding: A Little Goes a Long Way at Fair Lane

K. Marzonie, Historic Ford Estates, Grosse Pointe Shores, Michigan

Wonder Connection- A Collaboration between the North Carolina Botanical Garden and UNC Children’s Hospital

K. Stoudemire, North Carolina Botanical Garden, Chapel Hill, North Carolina