PG News

The American Public Gardens Association's mission is to serve public gardens and advance them as leaders, advocates, and innovators. 

PG News is a place where you can find timely (and archived) news and updates on how your peers and their institutions are impacting their communities both on a local and national scale. 

 

Have news about your garden that you'd like to share? View submission guidelines here.  Contact Caitlin Simkovich at csimkovich@publicgardens.org with further questions or submissions.

 

May 2015 Highlights

People and Gardens

  • Elizabeth S. "Cricket" Brien accepts leadership of Tyler Arboretum (pictured)
     
  • Dr. Richard T. Olsen selected as Director of the USDA-ARS United States National Arboretum (USNA)
     
  • Andrew Bunting has hired as Chicago Botanic Garden’s Assistant Director and Director of Plant Collections
     
  • Mt. Cuba Center announces Dr. Duncan Himmelman as the new Education Manager
     
  • 100 arboreta now accredited through ArbNet
     
  • Cornell University joins national effort to make public gardens a community force
     
  • Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens receives new fleet of cargo bikes through a Stanley Smith Horticultural Trust Grant
     
  • Theodore Payne Foundation wins Green Leadership Award from LA County Board of Supervisors
     
  • Houston Botanic Garden selects West 8 to lead master planning process

 


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