2019 Spring Lecture Series
The Henry Schmieder Arboretum
Delaware Valley University

Lecture Series Details
The Life Science Building, Delaware Valley University
700 E. Butler Ave, Dolestown, PA 18901

6:30pm – light refreshments
7:00pm – lecture

Purchase Tickets at the Door
Schmieder Arboretum Members: Free
DVC Students and Active Military: Free
Nonmembers: $5.00
Senior Citizens: $3.00
Non-DVC Students; DVC Faculty and Staff: $3.00

This series is co-sponsored by:

Bucks Beautiful

Feeney’s Wholesale Nursery

Delaware Valley University

Tuesday, February 19, 2019
“Community Trees: Creating Habitat for Humans”
Presented by:  Extension Urban Forester Julianne Schieffer, BCMA, CBLP, TRAQ
Penn State Ecosystem Science & Management

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Hot Perennials!
Presented by:  Horticulturist Sharee Solow, PCH, ASLA
Solow Horticultural Designs

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Native Plant Gardening
Bringing our Natives into the Designed Yard”
Presented by:  Native Plant Advocate and Consultant Wendy Brister
Harvey’s Gardens

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

”Boot Camp for your Senses:
The Garden in Summer
Presented by:  Author and Horticulturalist Tovah Martin
based on her newest book “The Garden in Every Sense and Season”

We would like to express our appreciation to
our wonderful speakers and the public
for supporting our
Fall 2018 Lecture Series
The Henry Schmieder Arboretum
Delaware Valley University

This series was co-sponsored by: Bucks Beautiful, Feeney’s Wholesale Nursery, and Delaware Valley University

Tuesday, September 25, 2018
“Grow More With Less: Sustainable Garden Methods
Presented By:  Vincent A. Simeone, Horticulturalist and Director of Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park, Oyster Bay, NY


Tuesday, October 16, 2018
“Heirlooms and Imposters – The Fight Between Flavor and Fruition”
Presented By:  Robert Blew, Vice President & Head of Product Development, Centerton Nursery


Tuesday, November 13, 2018
“Dominica – it’s natural wonder and challenges in rebuilding and establishing resilience from Hurricane Maria”
Presented By:  Stephen Dadio, Delaware Valley University


Tuesday, December 18, 2018
“Insect and Mite-Induced Plant Galls of the Northeast”
Presented By:  Carol C. Mapes, Ph.D., Kutztown University