News and Events


Taking Care of Business Seminar

Date:  October 18, 2018 | Time: 10:00 - 1:00 PM

This year's seminar includes an inside look at best business practices from our own Kathryn Everett, plus an introduction to third-party inspection companies with a representative from the Institute for Building Technology & Safety (IBTS).

Location: Fort C.F. Smith

2411 24th St. N.

Arlington, VA. 22207

Tickets on Eventbrite: https://bit.ly/2NAdQKi


Winter Social

Date:  December 9, 2018 | Time: 11:00 - 1:00 PM

Join us to celebrate another great year of landscape design! We'll recap the year, honor our volunteeers, enjoy a fabulous brunch, and create beautiful take-home projects to enjoy the holiday season and beyond. Mark your calendars because it won't be the same without you!

Evite with location & details will follow in November.


Winter Lecture

Speaker: Carrie Preston

Date: February 16, 2019 | Time: 10:00 - 1:00 PM

Join us for our third annual APLD Winter Lecture, this year featuring our 2016 APLD Designer of the Year, Carrie Preston.

Carrie is the owner of TOOP Studio Design in the Netherlands. She is an accomplished designer and speaker with a unique, international clientele and perspective.

Location: Silver Spring Civic Center

1 Veterans Plaza

Silver Spring, MD. 20910

Tickets will be available soon via Eventbrite...


APLD/LDG Spring Garden Tour

Date: June 1, 2019 | Time: 10:30 - 1:00 PM

Tour Washington D.C. gardens designed by members of our own chapter as well as members of the Landscape Designer's Group. There will be light refreshments throughout the tour and an opportunity to hear from the designers and/or their clients about the evolution of each garden, as well as a chance to get to know our Sponsors. APLD and LDG are currently soliciting entries, and we hope you will consider submitting one of your installed projects.