PLEASE NOTE

 Due to the evolving coronavirus situation, our 2020 Spring Lecture Series
has been postponed until the Fall.

Dates, speakers and topics to be announced once confirmed.     

The Henry Schmieder Arboretum, Delaware Valley University  

    March 3, 2020
“A Holistic Approach to Landscape Design”
Presented by:  Baldev Lamba, Lamba Associates Landscape Architects and Temple University  

 

FREE Public Screening of the Documentary
“Hometown Habitat:  Stories of Bringing Nature Home”
co-sponsored by The Bucks County Branch of Woman’s National Farm & Garden Association and Bucks Beautiful
 

The filmmaker, author and educator Doug Tallamy (Bringing Nature Home) highlights stories in this documentary from across the US of homeowners, community groups and municipalities working together to support a sustainable environment. Whether landscaping a backyard or a multi-acre public site, the vignettes show how thoughtful planning can create a place for nature as an integral part of our surroundings. Be hopeful, be inspired, and be motivated to improve the environment of your living space and community. Commentary and discussion to follow. 

 

Presented by:  Julianne Schieffer, Penn State Extension Urban Forester
Topic to be announced once confirmed
 

 

Lecture Series Details
The Life Sciences Building, Delaware Valley University
700 E. Butler Ave, Doylestown, PA 18901
6:30 pm – light refreshments;  7:00 pm – lecture

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

This series is co-sponsored by:

Bucks Beautiful

Feeney’s Wholesale Nursery

Delaware Valley University

We would like to express our appreciation to our wonderful speakers and the public for supporting our 2019 Lecture Series 

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

December 3, 2019
“Gardening in Concert with Nature
Presented by:  Bill Pasko, Penn State Bucks County Extension Master Gardener

November 5, 2019
“Leaves of Autumn – The Unique Art of Fall Floral Design”
Presented by: Melissa Palmer of Florum Flowers and Petaling Posies

October 1, 2019
“Listening to the Land”

Presented by: Award Winning Garden Designer Renny Reynolds, Hortulus Farm

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”

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

March 19, 2019
“
Hot Perennials!
”
Presented by:  Horticulturist Sharee Solow, PCH, ASLA, Solow Horticultural Designs
See Sharee’s full list of New Perennials for 2019 here 

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