Saturday October 24, 2015 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM EDT
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Farmingdale State College, Roosevelt Hall
2350 Broad Hollow Road
Farmingdale, NY 11735

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Chris McHugh
Long Island Native Plant Initiative


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Join LINPI on Saturday, October 24th at Farmingdale State College for the 2015 Long Island Native Plant Symposium 


We hope you'll join us this year for our third Long Island Native Plant Symposium,   hosted by the Department of Urban Horticulture and Design at Farmingdale State College on Saturday, October 24th. Whether you're a seasoned professional, a student or a home gardener, everyone is welcome.

If you'd like to be a SPONSOR, and promote your business or non-profit organization at this event while supporting our mission, click here.

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Our keynote speaker this year is author and pollinator advocate Heather Holm. Heather is a landscape designer and consultant specializing in native plant landscapes and restorations, whose latest book "Pollinators of Native Plants" was published last year. 

To view the symposium schedule and the speakers, click here.

 This year's event will be another dynamic conference full of learning, discussion and networking. While we're finalizing the details of the schedule, confirmed conference presenters include Greg Houseal from the Tallgrass Prairie Center in Iowa, landscape ecologist and Raingarden innovator Rusty Schmidt, and nurseryman Ken Parker, First Nations indigenous plant activist and  "Food Is Our Medicine" project director. 

CEU's offered.

NYSDEC 1.5 credits, 3a & 25

NYSED (HSW) 6HRS, 3.25 Morning Session, 2.75 Afternoon Design Session

ISA  Credits 2.75 Morning Session, 2.75 Afternoon Sessions