Landscape Design Association Presidents

  • Noreen Edwards 2016
  • Julia Bunn 2015
  • Chris Carey 2014
  • Cathy Litrofsky 2013
  • Karen Koerth 2012
  • Anne Flannery 2011
  • Brian Shea 2010
  • Patty Glicksberg 2009
  • Shannon Hackett 2008
  • Steve Marzahl 2007
  • Todd Hayden 2006
  • Ruth Ward 2005
  • Kathy Robin 2004
  • Steve Boese 2003
  • Dean MacMorris 2002
  • Sharon Anderson 2001
  • Nancy Sauerberg 2000
  • Pam Duthie 1999
  • Marcia Ellis 1998
  • Tim Christie 1997
  • Margaret Morris 1996
  • Rosalind Reed 1995
  • Mitsy Granzow 1994
  • Sheila Hollander 1993
  • Mary Jane Klein 1992
  • Pam Duthie 1991

LDA Looks Ahead

     February 19, 2016 9:15-3 pm. Landscape Design Association presents Rick Darke, The Living Landscape Workshop at the Chicago Botanic Garden. Rick Darke, Author, Landscape Ethicist, Designer and Photographer: This visual workshop will explore ways to incorporate: Habitat, sustainability and eco-system enhancement into our designs. He will show us: Layers, Edges, Functions, Connections and Wildness. Look for a day with both inspiration and strategies for making truly living landscapes.  The Living Landscape Workshop with Rick Darke, 9:15 am - 3pm - Cost $75 for members. $110 for non-members. Lunch and beverages included.

Darke Event and Dues
 

February 18, 2016        LDA & CBG Re-imagining the Accidental Landscape, Rick Darke, 7pm-9pm. Clike here to See the CBG website for tickets.

March 23, 2016             LDA presents: Tips for Small Urban Gardens at the Evanston Ecology Center. Presented by Kathy Molnar Simpson of KMS Gardens and Suzanne Frank, Bluestem Garden Design. Will include: Tricks to Make a Small Yard Look Bigger, New and Old Plant Choices, Hardscapes, Layering Plants, Water Features, Access Problems, Stormwater Solutions. Email Suzanne to RSVP Suzanne@BluestemGardens.com

February 3-5, 2016       iLandscape Show, www.ilandscapeshow.com Schaumburg, IL

February 15, 22, 2016  CBG Rendering Landscape in Black & White and Color, Bruce Bondy, 6pm-9pm

February 24, 2016        CBG Seven Deadly Hazard Signs of Trees, Gilbert & Lesley Smith, 6:30pm-8pm

Watch for upcoming LDA programs: New perennials, Soils, tour of 606, Garden Walk and Summer party in Lake Forest...

 


Recent LDA Events 

January 12, 2016    LDA, All-Day Business Workshop at The Grove

November 17, 2015      LDA Annual Meeting & Renovating Existing Landscapes

July 24, 2015 2:00 pm, LDA Garden Walk & BBQ, Evanston/Wilmette

Sept. 13, 2015 LDA Tour of Intrinsic Nursery, Brent Horvath presents, Hebron, IL

Oct. 20, 2015 LDA Growing Fruit, Midwest Fruit Explorers

March 17, 2015 LDA Permits and Regulations Panel, Wilmette, IL Flyer

Feb. 23, 2015 LDA Design Off, Chicago Botanic Garden Flyer

Jan. 27, 2015 LDA Gorgeous Low-Maintenance Garden Design with Roy Diblick, 10:00 am at Oak Park Conservatory Flyer

Nov. 18, 2014 LDA Annual Meeting & Butterfly Program, 9:30am Peggy Notebaert Museum

 

Abbreviations

LDA Landscape Design Association  www.ldaonline.org 

APLD Assoc. of Professional Landscape Designers  (717) 238-9780  www.apld.org

APLD -  Midwest Chapter, www.apldmidwest.org

CBG Chicago Botanic Garden  (847) 835-5441  www.chicagobotanic.org

IAA Illinois Arborist Association  (877) 617-8887 www.illinoisarborist.org 

IGIA  Illinois Green Industry Association  www.ina-online.org

ILCA Illinois Landscape Contractors Association  (630) 472-2851  www.ilca.net

ISA International Society of Arboriculture  www.isa-arbor.com 

MELA  Midwest Ecological Landscaping Association  www.melaweb.org

OGA Ornamental Growers Association  (630) 879-0520 &nbs p; www.ogaoni.com

PPA Perennial Plant Association  (614) 771-8431  www.perennialplant.org

TMA  Morton Arboretum  (630) 719-2468  www.mortonarb.org

 

LDA Expense Voucher in PDF form