Friday, September 22, 2017 from 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM MDT
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Denver Botanic Gardens 
1007 York St
Denver CO 80206


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Denise Taylor 
ASLA Colorado 

2017 ASLA Colorado Annual Gathering 
A night to celebrate our members, Council of Fellows, sponsors and Annual Awards.

The 2017 Annual Gathering at the Denver Botanic Gardens will highlight the individual chapter awards, design awards, JSR Foundation, and an inspirational lecture by Michelle Jeffrey Delk of Snøhetta. The gathering offers networking opportunities across the profession and the event fee includes entry to the event, hors d’oeuvres, and two drink tickets. The doors open at 5:00, the ceremony introduction begins at 6:00, and the evening will close after the 2017 awards presentation at 7:30. We hope you can join us for a celebration of the year’s accomplishments in Landscape Architecture!

The evening will also feature the Jane Silverstein Ries Foundation Silent Auction which benefits the Jane Silverstein Ries Foundation's scholarship program for landscape architecture students.

5:00 pm -  Guests Arrive:  Registration and Socializing 

5:30 pm -  Hors d'oeuvres and Buffet Open 

6:00 pm -  Event & Awards Ceremony Begins 

  • Welcome Message
  • JSR Introduction / 2017 Scholarship Award
  • 2017 Student Award Recognition
  • 2017 Advocacy Awards
  • 2017 Volunteer / Supplier / Contractor of the Year Awards 
  • Fellow and Longstanding Member Recognition

6:30 pm - Keynote - Michelle Jeffrey Delk, ASLA

Fascinated by the urban environment and its positive influence on people’s lives, Michelle Delk is a passionate designer and champion of public space. As Partner and Discipline Director of LandscapeArchitecture for Snøhetta in New YorkCity, she cultivates trans-disciplinary collaboration while providing insight toward the creative advancement of public environment.  Michelle will share her passion through provocative images and dialogue giving attendees something to discuss throughout the evening.

7:30 pm - 2017 Design Awards Presentations

8:30 pm - Event Ends

Dress is business casual.
Cancellations after September 18 cannot be refunded.  Attendee substitutions may be made.