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ASLA & APA on Argyle: A Tour of Chicago’s First Shared Street
Thursday, August 16, 4:30 p.m.
Argyle Streetscape (Tour starts with presentation inside of Baseline – 1122 West Argyle Street.)

Before taking a walking tour of the area, we’ll hear from the designers and community development organization Uptown United that helped transform Argyle Street, as well as local business owners who have benefited from the project. More information.


AIA/ASLA Summer Camp Design Charrette at Camp Shabbona Woods
Thursday, August 16, 5:00 p.m.
Camp Shabbona Woods
15810 Torrence Avenue
South Holland

Join us to identify design opportunities to help create a campus destination. We would like to explore low-cost design features or retrofits that could fit within our 2019 budget or be implemented incrementally as well as a more recent desire to add a higher-cost pedestrian bridge. More information

New Mexico 
Indiana Limestone Company Tour
Wednesday, August 11, 4:00 p.m.
1611 Paseo De Peralta
Santa Fe

Join the New Mexico Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects for an open house of Surroundings. More information.

Trees as Green Infrastructure Roadshow
Tuesday, August 7, 5:30 p.m.
Seventh Son Brewing Co.
1101 North 4th Street

Join the Buckeye Section of the Ohio Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects to review successful green infrastructure projects from across North America. More information

2018 OCASLA 14th Annual Golf Outing
Friday, August 17, 10:00 a.m.
Chapel HIll Golf Club
7516 Johnstown Road
Mt. Vernon

The Annual Golf Outing has become a great philanthropic event and is attended by more than 60 landscape architects from around the state of Ohio. This is an outstanding opportunity to network and socialize with members of the profession, all while benefiting a great program. More information.

Natural Surface Trail Design and Construction
Tuesday, August 14, 5:30 p.m.
Alta Planning + Design, Inc.
711 Southeast Grand Avenue

Natural surface trails, also known as soft surface trails, are in high demand, fitting into locations as diverse as urban parks to federally designated wilderness. Designing and constructing natural surface trails requires expertise to ensure that the resulting work doesn’t negatively impact the surrounding environment, can be maintained by the land management agency, and is beneficial to the user, whether the trails are intended for hikers, runners, mountain bikers, or equestrians. More information

2018 Rain Bird Family Movie Matinee
Saturday, August 11, 2:00 p.m.
Century 16 Cinema
125 East 3300 South
Salt Lake City 

Join the Utah ASLA Chapter for a movie night to watch “Christopher Robin.” More information

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