Saturday, April 1, 2017

2017 Northern Shenandoah Valley Master Gardener Symposium on April 1, 2017 in Middletown

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2017 Northern Shenandoah Valley Master Gardener Symposium
Date:  Saturday, April 1, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM 
NEW LOCATION:  Lord Fairfax Community College, Middletown, Virginia
                              Carl and Emily Thompson Conference Center 
                               Located in the Corron Community Development Center Building

Friday, November 18, 2016

Save the Date: Northern Neck Master Gardener's "2017 Gardening in the Northern Neck" Seminar - March 25, 2017

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Northern Neck Master Gardener's "2017 Gardening in the Northern Neck" Seminar, which will be held on March 25, 2017

Master Your Garden: 10th Annual Symposium - Patrick, VA on March 4, 2017

Save The Date: 13th Annual EcoSavvy Gardening Symposium - Fairfax, VA on February 18, 2017

SAVE THE DATE: 13th Annual EcoSavvy Gardening Symposium, February 18, 2017, 8:30 am – 12:30 pmCultivating Diversity in the Home Garden. Biodiversity of plant and animal life is critical to a healthy ecosystem. Learn from a renowned public designer and expert park naturalist how to create a landscape that provides an oasis for birds, pollinators and other wildlife through the use of native plants.

Registration will be available starting December 6, 2016 through Fairfax County’s Parktakes On-line or call 703-642-5173.

2017 VAFHP Annual Conference - Glen Allen, VA on January 30-31, 2017

Hello Everyone!

It is our pleasure to invite you to the 25th Annual Virginia Association of Forest Health Professionals Conference, to be held January 30th & 31st, 2017 at the The Wyndham Virginia Crossings Hotel & Conference Center in Glen Allen, VA.

VAFHP is comprised of representatives of state and local government entities and the commercial sector.  Each year we convene to exchange information, expertise, and ideas in a mutual effort to manage and control damaging forest pests and problems. We are on track to offer a well-rounded agenda providing up-to-date information about established and emerging plant, insect, and disease pests. Pesticide recertification and continuing education credits are currently being requested and we will update this information at as it becomes available. 

The Wyndham Virginia Crossings Hotel & Conference Center is conveniently located near the intersection of I-95 and I-295 on the north side of Richmond at 1000 Virginia Center Parkway, Glen Allen, VA 23059. This year we are pleased to offer the government lodging rate of $91.00 plus tax for all attendees. Guests may call the following numbers to make a reservation: 804-727-1400 (Direct to Wyndham Virginia Crossing) OR 877-999-3223 (Central Reservation). The group room rate ends on January 8, 2017.

Registration is now open!  Full registration for the conference is $110.00 through January 8, 2017. After that full registration will cost $125.00. The one day rate is $80.00, regardless of when you register. Lunch is included on the first day, and the conference will conclude by lunchtime on Day Two.

Click Here to Register for this Event
Paper registration forms will also be ready soon, please contact us at if you need one immediately.

We are looking forward to another great meeting!
The VAFHP Steering Committee