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Greenway Summer Social
Thursday, July 11, 4:00 p.m.
Rose Kennedy Greenway - multiple locations
Atlantic Avenue

Join BSLA for a walking tour of the Rose Kennedy Greenway, the contemporary public park in the heart of Boston. From the past elevated highway to the current urban green space, The Greenway now welcomes millions of visitors annually to gather, play, unwind, and explore. More information

California - Northern 
ASLA-NCC San Francisco Giants Night
Thursday, July 18, 5:30 p.m.
Oracle Park
24 Willie Mays Plaza
San Francisco

Whether you love baseball or are just looking for a fun outing with family, friends, and colleagues, ASLA-NCC’s Giants Night is the perfect occasion and a great deal. Your ticket includes a pregame meal at Sierra Nevada Pale Ale Plaza which is reserved just for our group. More information

California - Northern 
LARE Preparatory Course – Sections 1 & 2 Project Management, Inventory, Analysis
La Quinta Inn
920 University Avenue

Through lecture, group discussion, and practice tests, this intensive two-day course focuses on preparing students to take the LARE, concentrating on sections 1 and 2 of the exam as well as providing a detailed overview of the exam structure. More information

California - Sierra 
Tour a Project: West Sac Washington District
Thursday, July 11, 5:30 p.m.
681 West Capitol Avenue
West Sacramento

We will be meeting at 5:30 p.m. at the Raleys (681 W Capitol Ave, West Sacramento, CA 95605). The tour starts with a piece of brief background information by Peter Larimer, the project Landscape Architect, and Katy Jacobson, the Director of Economic Development and Housing at the City of West Sacramento. More information.

California - Sierra 
ASLA Summer Picnic
Thursday, July 18, 5:30 p.m.
Urban Roots Brewery
1322 V Street Sacramento

Join the California - Sierra Chapter for its annual Summer picnic to celebrate the season. More information

2019 ASLA Florida Conference & Expo
Thursday, July 11
Loews Sapphire Falls Resort
6601 Adventure Way

The theme for the Florida Chapter of ASLA’s 2019 Conference is Common Ground. With diverse narratives deeply embedded into the programming of our courses, we celebrate the rich diversity within our chapter. This is an opportunity to celebrate our profession with outstanding keynote speakers from around the country. More information

Town Hall Meeting: Pursuit of the Practice Act- Where Do We Stand?
Thursday, July 18, 6:15 p.m.
Half Sour
755 S Clark St,

Meet up for one hour to discuss where we stand in the process of pursuing a Practice Act by December 31, 2019. More information.

2019 INASLA Golf Outing
Friday, July 19, 9:00 a.m.
9200 East 116th Street

This year's event promises to be a fun change of pace from the traditional golf outing. As a relaxed, less intimidating atmosphere, Topgolf provides a casual setting for the primary goal of the INASLA fundraiser. More information

Michigan ASLA Golf Classic
Tuesday, July 23, 8:00 a.m.
Moose Ridge Golf Course
11801 Doane Road
South Lyon

Join the Michigan Chapter of ASLA for their 32nd Annual Golf Classic. More information

WILA-MN Happy Hour
Wednesday, July 10, 4:30 p.m.
Urban Growler
2325 Endicott St
St. Paul, MN 55114

Join fellow professional and student women in landscape architecture for informal socializing and networking. More information

Nebraska Section Summer Social
Friday, July 19, 2:00 p.m.

Join the Nebraska-Dakotas Chapter of ASLA for its Summer Social event, which features tours of Crouch Recreation projects. More information

New York 
LARE Review Study Session
Thursday, July 11, 6:00 p.m.
150 West 28th Street
New York

With LARE exams coming up at the beginning of August, use this opportunity to share resources, form study groups, and work through practice questions with fellow test takers. Those taking test sections 1 through 4 are all encouraged to attend. More information

New York Upstate 
Learning at the Links
Monday, July 15
Saratoga Lake Golf Club
35 Grace Moore Rd
Saratoga Springs

Enjoy breakfast while earning PDH credits overlooking beautiful Saratoga Lake Golf Club. Network over a boxed lunch and then head out to the links for an afternoon of golfing! Not a golfer? Join other practitioners for a trip to a local site (TBD) and then wrap up the day with happy hour at the clubhouse. More information

Emerging Professionals Committee Meeting
Wednesday, July 10, 6:00 p.m.
Washington-Alexandria Architecture Center
1001 Prince Street

Whether you are a current Potomac Chapter ASLA member or not, you are invited to attend our Emerging Professionals Committee meeting. Meet other Emerging Professionals and see if and how you'd like to get involved. More information.

Prairie Gateway 
Evolution of Landscape Irrigation and Lighting Controls
Monday, July 23, 12:00 p.m.
Center for Architecture & Design
1801 McGee, Suite 100
Kansas City

Join Eric Simmons of Hunter Industries for a presentation on the rapid evolution of cloud-based landscape irrigation and lighting control- what you NEED to know and how it is positively impacting your clients and their landscapes. More information

Rhode Island 
LARE Study Group
Thursday, July 11 & 18, 6:00 p.m.
Riffraff Bookstore and Bar
60 Valley St #107A

Join RIASLA's informal weekly study group on Thursdays at 6:00 p.m. to share experience, notes, and drinks. More information

Landscape Guidelines Industry Training Session
Tuesday, July 16, 10:30 a.m.
Alexandria City Hall
301 King Street
Room 2000

The City of Alexandria will host a second 2019 Landscape Guidelines industry training session on Tuesday, July 16 from 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. at 301 King Street in Room 2000. The session is recommended for all Landscape Architects, Professional Engineers, Arborists, and other design or environmental industry professionals who regularly prepare landscape plans for approval by the City. More information.  

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