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November 2014

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Minnesota Children and Nature Connection Workshop (Wed. 5 Nov, 2014 9:00 am - 4:30 pm)

Registration is now open for the MN Children and Nature Connection’s upcoming workshop.

Connecting Diverse Communities to the Outdoors: Addressing Culture, Equity and Access

Wednesday, November 5th Keller Golf Course Clubhouse in Maplewood 9am-4:30pm
Registration deadline is October 24th.

We hope you can join us!

http://www.mnrpa.org/event/connecting-diverse-communities-to-the-outdoors-addressing-culture-equity-and-access/

Mikaela Swanlund
Minnesota Children and Nature Connection Board Chair
952-884-4315 x. 223
mswanlu@rei.com

Thursday, November 06, 2014

Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Pollinators3 (Part 1 of a Three-Part Series) (Thu. 6 Nov, 2014 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm)

Pollinators3 (Part 1 of a Three-Part Series)
What You Need to Know and How to Make a Difference

The news media is crammed with reports on declining pollinator populations. But what are the facts, and more importantly, how can you be part of the conversation? University of Minnesota researchers and industry professionals will reveal the truth behind the headlines. Come and explore the complex relationship between pollinators and plants that ultimately affects people. Investigate the hot-topics around pesticides and pollinators, and the impact of legislation and policies to effect change. Learn ways to support pollinators - from home landscapes to national forums. Discover what difference you can make.

Attend an individual session, or bundle them all!

Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
MacMillan Auditorium

Part 1: Plants & People - Thursday, November 6, 2014, 12:30-4:30 p.m.
Part 2: Pesticides & Other Problems - Thursday, March 26, 2015, 12:30-4:30 p.m.
Part 3: Policies & Politics - Thursday, May 21, 2015, 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Each Individual Session: $20 member/$25 Master Gardener & Master Naturalists/$32 non-member, includes Arboretum admission 3-Session
Bundle Bundle and Save!: $48 member/$60 Master Gardener & Master Naturalists/$77 non-member, includes Arboretum admission

Certificate(s) of Attendance will be available for Master Gardeners, Master Naturalists, or others who wish to verify their participation.

Learn more and register
http://www.arboretum.umn.edu/Pollinators3.aspx

 

 

Monday, November 10, 2014

Richard Murphy Jr. to Share Insights on Sustainability, business, and Design; Receive UMN Alumni Service Award (Mon. 10 Nov, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm)

Richard Murphy Jr. to share insights on sustainability, business, and design; receive UMN Alumni Service Award

WHO: Richard Murphy Jr., FASLA, president and CEO of Murphy Warehouse Company

WHAT: Murphy will receive the Alumni Service Award, the University of Minnesota's highest honor for a volunteer, and share his thoughts on the intersection between business and sustainable design practices.

WHEN: Monday, November 10, 6 to 8:30 p.m.

WHERE: 100 Rapson Hall, 89 Church Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455

Richard Murphy is a licensed landscape architect, past president of the American Society of Landscape Architects - MN Chapter, and recently completed 25 years teaching graduate students in the College of Design. His expertise ranges from logistics and transportation to design and real estate development. He holds an MLA from the Harvard Graduate School of Design and a BLA, BED, and MBA from the University of Minnesota. Murphy has served as the president and CEO of Murphy Warehouse Company, a Minneapolis-based logistics company well known for its implementation of sustainable business practices, for 21 years. Murphy has advanced the University and his professions through service on six University boards since 1996, and 13 industry boards and organizations since 1973. As an award-winning educator, mentor, and adjunct faculty member for 26 years, his efforts have supported countless emerging design and business professionals.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

AIA-MN Convention & Product Exposition 2014 (Tue. 11 Nov, 2014 8:00 am - Fri. 14 Nov, 2014 1:00 am)

 

AIA-MN

AIA-MN Convention & Product Exposition
November 11-14, 2014
Minneapolis Convention Center, Exhibit Hall A, Minneapolis, MN

Each year we consistently attract 2,000+ attendees, offering exceptional programs and providing opportunities to network with state-of-the-art exhibiting companies. Minnesota architects and building industry professionals attend the annual Convention and Expo to learn about trends and new technologies in building products and earn continuing education credits by attending seminars. With more than 200 exhibiting companies and more than 50 seminars, this is the single largest annual event in Minnesota for architects.

Who Attends?
Architects, Contractors, Engineers, Landscape Architects, Manufacturers, Interior Designers, and more

Now taking booth registration forms and sponsorships. Click here for prospectus. Contact Pam Nelson for exhibitor & sponsorship information.

2014 Convention registration for attendees will open in early September 2014.

 

 

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

AIA-MN Convention & Product Exposition 2014 (Tue. 11 Nov, 2014 8:00 am - Fri. 14 Nov, 2014 1:00 am)

 

AIA-MN

AIA-MN Convention & Product Exposition
November 11-14, 2014
Minneapolis Convention Center, Exhibit Hall A, Minneapolis, MN

Each year we consistently attract 2,000+ attendees, offering exceptional programs and providing opportunities to network with state-of-the-art exhibiting companies. Minnesota architects and building industry professionals attend the annual Convention and Expo to learn about trends and new technologies in building products and earn continuing education credits by attending seminars. With more than 200 exhibiting companies and more than 50 seminars, this is the single largest annual event in Minnesota for architects.

Who Attends?
Architects, Contractors, Engineers, Landscape Architects, Manufacturers, Interior Designers, and more

Now taking booth registration forms and sponsorships. Click here for prospectus. Contact Pam Nelson for exhibitor & sponsorship information.

2014 Convention registration for attendees will open in early September 2014.

 

 

Thursday, November 13, 2014

AIA-MN Convention & Product Exposition 2014 (Tue. 11 Nov, 2014 8:00 am - Fri. 14 Nov, 2014 1:00 am)

 

AIA-MN

AIA-MN Convention & Product Exposition
November 11-14, 2014
Minneapolis Convention Center, Exhibit Hall A, Minneapolis, MN

Each year we consistently attract 2,000+ attendees, offering exceptional programs and providing opportunities to network with state-of-the-art exhibiting companies. Minnesota architects and building industry professionals attend the annual Convention and Expo to learn about trends and new technologies in building products and earn continuing education credits by attending seminars. With more than 200 exhibiting companies and more than 50 seminars, this is the single largest annual event in Minnesota for architects.

Who Attends?
Architects, Contractors, Engineers, Landscape Architects, Manufacturers, Interior Designers, and more

Now taking booth registration forms and sponsorships. Click here for prospectus. Contact Pam Nelson for exhibitor & sponsorship information.

2014 Convention registration for attendees will open in early September 2014.

 

 

Friday, November 14, 2014

AIA-MN Convention & Product Exposition 2014 (Tue. 11 Nov, 2014 8:00 am - Fri. 14 Nov, 2014 1:00 am)

 

AIA-MN

AIA-MN Convention & Product Exposition
November 11-14, 2014
Minneapolis Convention Center, Exhibit Hall A, Minneapolis, MN

Each year we consistently attract 2,000+ attendees, offering exceptional programs and providing opportunities to network with state-of-the-art exhibiting companies. Minnesota architects and building industry professionals attend the annual Convention and Expo to learn about trends and new technologies in building products and earn continuing education credits by attending seminars. With more than 200 exhibiting companies and more than 50 seminars, this is the single largest annual event in Minnesota for architects.

Who Attends?
Architects, Contractors, Engineers, Landscape Architects, Manufacturers, Interior Designers, and more

Now taking booth registration forms and sponsorships. Click here for prospectus. Contact Pam Nelson for exhibitor & sponsorship information.

2014 Convention registration for attendees will open in early September 2014.

 

 

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Environmental Institute Business Series: Water Sustainability (Tue. 18 Nov, 2014 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Environmental Institute
Business Series: Water Sustainability

Tuesday, November 18, 2014
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.Registration and light breakfast
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Event program

Even in the land of 10,000 lakes, Minnesota businesses are redefining the role of the private sector in caring for and conserving our most precious resource – water. Savvy businesses are thinking critically about water stewardship and how to protect this asset not only for business use, but also for people and ecosystems that depend on clean water now and into the future.

In this session, we’ll discuss how businesses can find efficiencies, conserve water, and contribute to improved water quality in our state and around the world. We’ll also hear from companies that are thinking holistically and employing innovative strategies to protect and enhance our water resources.

Join our cross-sector community of sustainability professionals for informal networking, small group discussions, and peer-to-peer learning to help you rethink water stewardship and what it means for your organization.

Confirmed Speakers To Date - Amy Skoczlas Cole, Vice President Corporate Social Responsibility, Pentair - Louis Smith, Attorney, Smith Partners $50 for members $90 for non-members

Registration will remain open until 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 11, or as space allows. Register early; space is limited. Need-based scholarships available upon request.

Target Field
Metropolitan Club
353 North Fifth Street
Minneapolis, MN 55403

http://environmental-initiative.org/events/upcoming/business-environment-series-water-sustainability

 

 

 

 

Friday, November 21, 2014

ASLA Annual Meeting and EXPO 2014 (Fri. 21 Nov, 2014 8:00 am - Mon. 24 Nov, 2014 5:00 pm)

ASLA Annual Meeting and Expo Logo

ASLA-MN 2014 Annual Meeting and EXPO
November 21 - 24, 2014
Colorado Convention Center
http://www.aslameeting2014.com/

Early-Bird registration ends June 20

 

 

Saturday, November 22, 2014

ASLA Annual Meeting and EXPO 2014 (Fri. 21 Nov, 2014 8:00 am - Mon. 24 Nov, 2014 5:00 pm)

ASLA Annual Meeting and Expo Logo

ASLA-MN 2014 Annual Meeting and EXPO
November 21 - 24, 2014
Colorado Convention Center
http://www.aslameeting2014.com/

Early-Bird registration ends June 20

 

 

Sunday, November 23, 2014

ASLA Annual Meeting and EXPO 2014 (Fri. 21 Nov, 2014 8:00 am - Mon. 24 Nov, 2014 5:00 pm)

ASLA Annual Meeting and Expo Logo

ASLA-MN 2014 Annual Meeting and EXPO
November 21 - 24, 2014
Colorado Convention Center
http://www.aslameeting2014.com/

Early-Bird registration ends June 20

 

 

Monday, November 24, 2014

ASLA Annual Meeting and EXPO 2014 (Fri. 21 Nov, 2014 8:00 am - Mon. 24 Nov, 2014 5:00 pm)

ASLA Annual Meeting and Expo Logo

ASLA-MN 2014 Annual Meeting and EXPO
November 21 - 24, 2014
Colorado Convention Center
http://www.aslameeting2014.com/

Early-Bird registration ends June 20