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October 2020

Urban Soils Institute: Soils: The Living Fabric of Health

October 2 @ 2:00 pm - October 31 @ 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating indefinitely

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Free

A series of virtual events held every Friday and Saturday in October. Soils are the greatest connectors of our Ecosystem. A superorganism of the biosphere. An immune system for our Earth, of our health. The living fabric that is always developing, always life-giving. Steadfast and powerful, as a resource, as our foundation for life. The support system of our infrastructure. Our investment. Soils are the foundation of diversity. Yours to discover! The format of the symposium is interdisciplinary and very…

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NYBG: 22nd Annual Landscape Design Portfolios Series: Landscapes on the Edge

October 5 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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$15 – $18

Thomas Balsley: Hunter's Point South Park and Beyond.  Tom Balsley, FASLA, is a world renowned landscape architect whose NYC-based studio, SWA/Balsley, is best known for its fusion of landscape and urbanism into award-winning parks and waterfronts, often found in the margins and post-industrial edges of cities. Sparking the public's imagination, he has reshaped urban public realms throughout the world with robust and sustainable civic spaces that teem with public life and are the source of a warm community embrace. Balsley…

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AIA-NY: Virtual Tour of Hunter’s Point South

October 7 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Free

Hunters Point Park South, Phase 2, Location: Brooklyn NY, Architect: Weiss/Manfredi Architects -Photo: Albert Vecerka/Esto. Join AIA-NY for a virtual tour of Hunter’s Point South. The Hunter’s Point South is a new model for waterfront resilience, with a “soft” approach to protecting the water’s edge from floodwaters. A continuous meandering causeway, elevated slightly above the river, offers a walk along the river’s edge and protects nearly 1.5 acres of newly established wetlands. The design also leverages the site’s dramatic topography…

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Audubon New York: Using Native Plants to Create Welcoming Outdoor Spaces

October 15 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
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$45

A New Place to Gather: Using Native Plants to Create Welcoming Outdoor Spaces Thursday, October 15, 2020 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM  Join Audubon NY via Zoom Webinar! Webinar registration details will be sent via email once ticket purchase is made. Continuing Education Credits will be available for CNLP, ISA, and LACES. Master Gardener credits will also be available. Speakers: Rusty Schmidt, Landscape Ecologist, Nelson, Pope, Voorhis and President of LINPI  Jillian Bell, Bird Friendly Communities Program Associate-Audubon Connecticut  Helen Forgione, Senior Ecologist, Natural Areas Conservancy  Larry Weaner,…

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Transportation Alternatives: Vision Zero Cities 2020

October 19 @ 8:00 am - October 23 @ 5:00 pm
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$25 – $50

Transportation Alternatives’ sixth annual Vision Zero Cities will bring leaders from government, academia, advocacy and industry to your desk. Featuring an extended week-long schedule this year, Vision Zero Cities will explore challenges and opportunities on our streets as we work in pursuit of a world with zero traffic fatalities. Hear about the innovative policies changing our streets, brainstorm together about the challenges facing your community, and learn from industry leaders and some of the nation’s most effective advocates about how…

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NYBG: 22nd Annual Landscape Design Portfolios Series: Landscapes on the Edge

October 19 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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$15 – $18

Gina Ford:  Design as an Act of Optimism Gina Ford, FASLA, is the cofounder and principal of Agency Landscape + Planning, in Cambridge, MA, a practice dedicated to addressing social equity, cultural vitality and environmental resilience through design excellence, strategic planning and community engagement. A recipient of the Harvard Graduate School of Design's Charles Eliot Traveling Fellowship, Ford is personally committed to the design of public places, and her many honors include awards from the American Society of Landscape Architects,…

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LARE Study Session

October 21 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Free

With LARE exams coming up in November, use this opportunity to share resources, form study groups, and work through practice questions with fellow test takers. This will be a collaborative Zoom meetup with breakout groups for each LARE testing section. Those taking test sections 1 through 4 are all encouraged to attend. Attendees are also encouraged to bring digital testing resources to share with fellow chapter members. Come dial in your study plan and share your testing tips! Note: Space…

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ASLA-NY 4 CEUs and a Beer (BYOB): Site Design Strategies for Health and Wellness

October 22 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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$25 – $70

As landscape architects, we must consider and integrate a myriad of factors into our constructs.  How we develop our site: from orientation, programming, and circulation, down to the very last detail of plant and pavement selection -- each of these decisions has the ability to affect the user experience on a multitude of levels.  At our next Semi-Annual 4 CEUs Panel, we are excited to bring experts from a range of perspectives to the table to focus specifically on one…

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NYBG: 22nd Annual Landscape Design Portfolios Series: Landscapes on the Edge

October 29 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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$15 – $18

Walter Hood:  Landscape and Community As founder and creative director of Hood Design Studio in Oakland, California, Walter Hood makes urban spaces that resonate with and enrich the lives of current residents while also honoring communal histories. As an artist and a landscape architect, he has transformed traffic islands, vacant lots, and freeway underpasses into spaces that challenge the legacy of neglect of urban neighborhoods. Recently, Hood has undertaken ambitious commemorative landscapes that reflect his interest in the role of…

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