Landscape Design Association Presidents

  • 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

Events

The Landscape Design Association sponsors programs, workshops, garden walks and social events!

We encourage our members to suggest topics for our programs that they believe will help further knowledge and enhance their businesses.  If you have a suggestion, please contact the LDA Program Committee.

For member convenience we also note other relevant industry events on our calendar. For more information regarding non-LDA events, go to the sponsoring association's website conveniently posted below. You will find helpful acromyns noted at the bottom of page.  If you would like to submit an event, please email our Liaison Committee.  Please note that we do not allow advertising in our calender or Covering Ground and events are subject to approval.

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Review previous LDA Events in our Program History.

Upcoming LDA and Relevant Industry Events

Some activities may require an additional fee. It will be clearly noted..

 


Mar. 10 - 31, 2015 Green and Natural Landscapes in Your Community The Pizzo Group

Mar. 14 - 22, 2015 Chicago Flower & Garden Show

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

 

Mar. 26, 2015 ILCA Hardscape Illinois-Designing & Constructing with Stone, Lombard, IL


May 13, 2015 CBG Gardens That Heal, A Prescription for Wellness, 9am - 5pm

** July 17, 2015 LDA Garden Walk & BBQ, Evanston/Wilmette

July 27 - Aug. 1, 2015 PPA Symposium, Baltimore, Maryland

Aug. 8 - 12, 2015 ISA Annual International Conference & Trade Show, Orlando, Florida

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

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

** Nov. 17, 2015 LDA Annual Meeting, Renovating Existing Landscapes

** Dec. 8, 2015 LDA Holiday Party

 


 

Recent LDA Events
Feb. 28, 2015 PPA Central Regional Symposium, Lisle, IL

Feb. 25-27, 2015 ILCA iLandscape: The IL & Wisc. Landscape Show, Schaumburg

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

Feb. 8 & 15, 2015 CBG Drawing & Visualization Skills for Designers, 9am - 1pm

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

Jan. 23, 2015 CBG SketchUp Fundamentals, 9am-3pm

Jan. 21-22, 2015 ILCA SketchUp Workshop, Hoffman Estates, IL

Jan. 20, 2015 CBG Drawing and Visualization Skills for Designers FREE Preview Session, 7:30 pm

Jan. 17 - Feb. 21, 2015 CBG Sustainable Gardener Series, 11am - 2pm

** Dec. 10, 2014 LDA New/Old Board Meeting, 10am at Pam Duthie's, Northbrook

** Dec. 10, 2014 LDA Holiday Party, noon to 3pm - follows the board meeting

Dec. 4, 2014 MELA Season Wrap Up, 4-7 pm. Ball Horticultural Company. Flyer

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

Nov. 4-7, 2014 APLD Intl. Design Conference, Orlando, FL

Nov. 2 & 9, 2014 CBG Garden Graphics: Color Tips & Techniques, noon - 4pm

Oct. 23, 2014 MELA:: The Roadshow, Lurveys Des Plaines 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. Flyer

 

** Indicates LDA Events

 

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