RIASLA –  2017 Calendar

Northeast Hardscape Expo
Thursday, April 6th – 8 am to 5 pm + Friday, April 7th – 8 am to 3 pm
Rhode Island Convention Center | Providence, RI
Discounted registration is available, use the registration code “DSIC467” for $10 off registration!
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Green RI Sustainable Product Showcase
Thursday, May 4th
Roger Williams Botanical Center | Providence, RI
4:30 – 7:30 pm :  CEU Programs
5:30 – 8:30 pm :  Sustainable Design Showcase & Networking
5:30 – 8:30 pm :  Earth Day Sample Collection:  Donate your unused or unwanted sample materials!

Registration is free!  For more information and to register now, click here.

URI Lecture Series
February 16
Kona Gray, PLA, ASLA, Principal, EDSA, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Title: Global Design – “The Future of Landscape Architecture”

March 2
Kristina Hill, Ph.D., Associate Professor Landscape Architecture and
Environmental Planning, University of California at Berkeley
Title: “Strategies for future shores: An honest assessment of the unthinkable”

March 23
Tara Vincenta, ASLA, Principal, Artemis, Bridgeport, CT
Title: Residential Coastal Landscapes: Creative responses in balance with coastal regulations and ecology at a post-Hurricane Sandy beachfront.

April 6
Cheri Ruane, ASLA, Spurr Design Studio, Boston, MA
Title: Interdisciplinary Practice: The Good, The Bad and The Awesome

April 20
Charles Birnbaum, FASLA, FAAR, President + CEO, The Cultural Landscape Foundation, Washington, D.C.
Title: “Why Not Cultural Systems”

Lectures begin at 7:00 P.M. and will be held in the Chemistry Building BURP 105A on the Kingston Campus of URI. This series is co-sponsored by The College of Arts and Sciences, the Gaetano and Pasqualina Faella Memorial Endowment, Bartlett Tree Experts and the Rhode Island Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects. Lectures by Kristina Hill and Tara Vincenta are being cosponsored by Rhode Island Sea Grant. Charles Birnbaum’s lecture is being cosponsored by Victor Stanley. All lectures are free and open to the public. The lecture halls are handicapped accessible. General questions may be directed to 874-2983 or to

Executive Committee Meetings
Mar 2nd at 5.30pm
Excom Meeting at URI Rodman Hall conference room
45 Upper College Road, Kingston, RI

April 3 at 6 pm
Excom Meeting at RISD Nature Lab
Waterman Building, 13 Waterman Street Providence, RI 02903

May 8th at 6 pm
Excom Meeting at RISD Nature Lab
Waterman Building, 13 Waterman Street Providence, RI 02903