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The Transformative Properties of Horticulture

15 November 9:00am - 1:00pm
Organized by: Madison Square Park Conservancy
Venue: Eataly's SERRA by Birreria
200 Fifth Avenue
New York

Join experts in the field of landscape design, horticulture, and forest therapy as they speak on the significance of access to green spaces in our city.  Attendees will leave with a deeper understanding of the roles public green spaces play in our mental health and physical well-being, what initiatives are being taken to build restorative landscapes in our communities, and what the future holds for horticulture therapy programs in the face of the climate crisis.


Featuring a diverse lineup of speakers, including Naomi A. Sachs, Gwenn Fried, and Amos Clifford, this event includes a networking activity led by Black Urban Growers (BUGS) and Therapeutic Outdoors (TO), as well as a Forest Bathing session in the Park led by keynote speaker Amos Clifford.

Credits Available: LA_ CES 2.5.

RSVP is appreciated, please reply to symposium@madisonsquarepark.org.