National Children & Youth Garden Symposium
Cost: $300-$425, single-day registration also available
Hosted by: American Horticultural Society
Location: Knoxville, TN
Description: Every year, the National Children & Youth Garden Symposium brings together educators, landscape architects and designers, staff at botanic gardens, non-profits, and more from around the country who are all working to engage children with gardens and the natural world that surrounds them. Begun over 30 years ago, the symposium explores and promotes the many opportunities offered by children’s gardens: helping children develop social skills, enhancing school curricula, bringing families together, and creating an awareness of the link between nature and our food, clothing, and shelter.
Format: In-person sessions/workshops at the Symposium venue, networking opportunities, and garden tours
Dates: July 12-15, 2023