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Information & Events

Below is a list of general event postings and important BCSLA dates which may be of interest to BC Members and Associates. 

BCSLA provides information on events, activities and other items of interest for information purposes only. Unless otherwise specified, BCSLA does not necessarily endorse, sponsor, support or recommend any particular event, activity or item that may be included here. BCSLA accepts no responsibility for the content or accuracy of information provided by third parties regarding events, activities or any items that may be included here.

Jul 21 2014 (All day) to Oct 1 2014 (All day)
Office Space for Rent
Paul Sangha Landscape Architecture
Looking for an office space? Paul Sangha Landscape Architecture has room to share in their beautiful 3 floor building located in Kitsilano. The stand alone 2nd floor (2,172 sq/ft) will be available ...> read more
Aug 15 2014 - 9:00am to Oct 15 2014 - 12:00pm
Philip Tattersfield Essay Competition
BC Society of Landscape Architects
Current UBC Landscape Architecture students are invited to participate in the BCSLA Philip Tattersfield Essay Competition. Submission requirements will be an original 1,000 word essay and the topic ...> read more
Sep 16 2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Board of Directors Meeting
BC Society of Landscape Architects
The BCSLA Board of Directors typically meet at 6:00 pm on the fourth Tuesday of each month at Oceanic Plaza in Vancouver, BC, unless otherwise specified. There is no meeting in August.            ...> read more
Sep 20 2014 - 10:00am to Sep 21 2014 - 5:00pm
Garden Dialogues: Vancouver, BC
The Cultural Landscape Foundation
What’s the secret to a great garden? How do garden owners and their landscape architects or designers work together to realize a vision? A program of The Cultural Landscape Foundation (TCLF), Garden ...> read more
Sep 21 2014 - 10:00am to 12:30pm
Walking Tour: Historic Chinatown
Heritage Vancouver Society
Tourguide: Larry WongTickets $15; Members $10 Join Larry Wong, who was born and raised in Chinatown, as he takes you on an intimate tour of Chinatown. Larry is a public historian for the Chinese ...> read more
Sep 22 2014 - 9:00am to Sep 27 2014 - 4:00pm
Cultural Landscapes Course
Cultural Resource Management Program, University of Victoria
From the landscapes associated with historic buildings, industries and rural communities, to traditional use sites of First Nations peoples, cultural landscapes are tremendously diverse resources ...> read more
Sep 24 2014 - 9:00am to Sep 25 2014 - 5:30pm
Urban Design - Theory and Practice
SFU City Program
September 24-25, 2014 9 am-5:30 pm $650 SFU Harbour Centre Information/Registration Instructor: Michael von Hausen, MVH Urban Planning and Design, Inc.     Our buildings and spaces ...> read more
Sep 26 2014 - 9:00am to Sep 27 2014 - 5:30pm
Urban Design - Visual Communication
SFU City Program
September 26-27, 2014 9 am-5:30 pm $650 SFU Harbour Centre Information/Registration Instructor: Michael von Hausen, MVH Urban Planning and Design, Inc.; Frank Ducote, Frank Ducote Urban ...> read more
Sep 27 2014 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
A Tour of the Bloedel Conservatory and Queen Elizabeth Park
Heritage Vancouver Society
A Success Story: The Bloedel Conservatory:  A Tour of the Conservatory and Queen Elizabeth Park Sept 27th, 2014;  10 am to 1pmTourguides: John Coupar and Vicky Earle$20 includes entrance fee to the ...> read more
Sep 29 2014 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm
UBC Applied Science: INNOVATE 2014
UBC Faculty of Applied Science
Come discover pathways to industry partnership with UBC Applied Science. In an evening of thought-provoking, seven-minute presentations, learn why faculty are passionate about their work. Start the ...> read more
Sep 29 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
A Conversation with Brian Jackson about Heritage in Vancouver
Heritage Vancouver Society
7:00pm to 9:00pm | Doors open at 6:30pm Location: the Town Hall Meeting Room, main floor  Vancouver City Hall, 453 West 12th Avenue (enter by front door) Tickets: Admission is $10, all revenues from ...> read more
Sep 29 2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
A Conversation with Brian Jackson about Heritage in Vancouver
Heritage Vancouver
  7:00pm to 9:00pm (Doors 6:30pm) 
Location: the Town Hall Meeting Room, main floor, Vancouver City Hall, 
453 West 12th Avenue (enter by front door facing 12th Ave) Tickets: Admission is $10
All ...> read more
Sep 30 2014 (All day) to Oct 2 2014 (All day)
11th Canadian Urban Forest Conference- Urban Forest By Design
Tree Canada
The 11th Canadian Urban Forest Conference- Urban Forest By Design  will take place September 30 – October 2, 2014 in Victoria, BC. Every two years the CUFC brings together dedicated individuals and ...> read more
Oct 1 2014 (All day) to Oct 2 2014 (All day)
CanWest Hort Show
BC Landscape & Nursery Association
Western Canada's premier horticultural event! Connect with 150+ leading wholesale nursery growers from BC and landscape supply companies from throughout the Pacific Northwest. The show features a ...> read more
Oct 3 2014 (All day)
From Gutter to garden, From Rooftop to Tap
Canadian Association for Rainwater Management
In conjunctin with the CanWest Horticulture Show, this one-day seminar on rainwater harvestng and management best practices leads to an optional certification exam.  With the increased awareness and ...> read more
Oct 5 2014 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
WW1: The Homefront – Our Town, WW1 activities in South Hill
Heritage Vancouver
  Join tour guide, Isaac Vanderhorst and explore home front activities in South Hill, then a separate community, now a part of the City of Vancouver. South Hill represents, “Our Town”, a typical ...> read more
Oct 6 2014 - 9:00am to Nov 11 2014 - 9:00pm
Mount Pleasant Library Exhibit - WW1 Spaces and Places
Heritage Vancouver
  Mount Pleasant Library, 1 Kingsway Vancouver, B.C. V5T 3H7 Free Entry  Drop by the Mount Pleasant Library between October 6th and November 11 and enjoy a Heritage Vancouver Exhibit on the Mount ...> read more
Oct 8 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
WW1: Behind the Scenes at Beatty Street Drill Hall
Heritage Vancouver
  Tour Guides: Keith Maxwell and Cameron Cathcart   The Drill Hall (620 Beatty Street), a Canadian Forces armoury was opened by the Duke of Cornwall and York (later King George V) in 1901. The Drill ...> read more
Oct 17 2014 - 8:30am to Oct 19 2014 - 6:30pm
LARE Review Workshops
Freeman & Jewell Landscape Architecture
  This workshop covers exam background, grading & drainage skills applicable to the LARE, interpretation and use of third party information, construction document drawings and specifications, ...> read more
Oct 17 2014 - 8:30am to Oct 19 2014 - 6:30pm
Section 4 LARE Workshops
Washington State Chapter ASLA
  This workshop covers exam background, grading & drainage skills   applicable to the LARE, interpretation and use of third party information,   construction document drawings and ...> read more
Oct 17 2014 - 1:30pm to Oct 18 2014 - 6:00pm
2014 BCSLA Board of Directors & Interior Chapter Meeting
BC Society of Landscape Architects
The 2014 BCSLA Board of Directors and Interior Chapter Meeting will take place on October 17-18 at the Manteo Resort in Kelowna, BC.  This exciting event includes a Board of Directors meeting with ...> read more
Oct 22 2014 - 8:00am to Oct 24 2014 - 6:00pm
PLANET’s Green Industry Conference (GIC)
PLANET (Professional Landcare Network)
  For the last 25 years, attendees of the Green Industry Conference (GIC) have been inspired, learned about industry trends, formulated strategies, and built new relationships. Come and celebrate our ...> read more
Oct 31 2014 - 8:30am to Nov 2 2014 - 6:30pm
LARE Section 3 Workshop
Freeman & Jewell Landscape Architecture
  This workshop covers exam background, site planning and design skills applicable to the LARE, interpretation and use of third party information, graphic techniques, resource conservation and ...> read more
Nov 14 2014 (All day)
Board of Examiners
BC Society of Landscape Architects
The Fall 2014 administration of the BCSLA Board of Examiners will take place on Friday, November 14, 2014 in Vancouver, BC.  All applicants for membership are reviewed by the BCSLA Credentials ...> read more
Nov 14 2014 - 9:00am to Nov 15 2014 - 5:30pm
Urban Design - Economic Fundamentals
SFU City Program
November 14-15, 2014 9 am-5:30 pm $650 SFU Harbour Centre Information/Registration Instructor: Gerry Mulholland, GP Rollo & Associates, Land Economists; Michael von Hausen, MVH ...> read more
Nov 28 2014 - 6:00pm to 11:00pm
BCSLA Annual Festive Season Party
BC Society of Landscape Architects
Join family, friends, and colleagues on Friday, November 28, 2014, 6:00 pm-11:00 pm at the Vancouver Maritime Museum (1905 Ogden Avenue in Vanier Park, Vancouver, BC) to celebrate the holidays with ...> read more
Nov 28 2014 - 6:30pm to 7:00pm
CONVERSATIONS Landscape Architecture in Canada A Cross-Canada Speaking Tour with Ron Williams, FCSLA, FRAIC
Ron Williams
Join Ron Williams, FCSLA, FRAIC from 6:30-7:00 pm in the T.K. Gallery at the Vancouver Maritime Museum, in the discussion of his new book, Landscape Architecture in Canada, which highlights the role ...> read more
Nov 29 2014 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Board of Directors Meeting
BC Society of Landscape Architects
The November 2014 BCSLA Board of Directors meeting will take place on November 29, 2014 from  10:00 am to 12:00 pm in Vancouver at the Coast Plaza Hotel, Vancouver, BC.   For more information, please ...> read more
Dec 1 2014 (All day) to Dec 13 2014 (All day)
December 2014 LARE Administration - Sections 1, 2, 3, 4 - CLARB
CLARB
The December 2014 administration of LARE Section 1, 2, 3 and 4 will take place from December 1-13, 2014. As with previous computer-administered exams, candidates will have a two-week testing window. ...> read more
Dec 5 2014 - 9:00am to Dec 6 2014 - 5:30pm
Urban Design - Designing Integrated Neighbourhoods
SFU City Program
December 5-6, 2014 9 am-5:30 pm $650 SFU Harbour Centre Information/Registration Instructor: Michael von Hausen, MVH Urban Planning and Design, Inc.; Frank Ducote, Frank Ducote Urban ...> read more
Dec 16 2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Board of Directors Meeting
BC Society of Landscape Architects
The December 2014 BCSLA Board of Directors meeting will take place one week early, on December 16, 2014. The BCSLA Board of Directors typically meet at 6:00 pm on the fourth Tuesday of each month ...> read more
Jan 20 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Board of Directors Meeting
BC Society of Landscape Architects
The BCSLA Board of Directors typically meet at 6:00 pm on the fourth Tuesday of each month at Oceanic Plaza in Vancouver, BC, unless otherwise specified. There is no meeting in August.            ...> read more
Feb 24 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Board of Directors Meeting
BC Society of Landscape Architects
The BCSLA Board of Directors typically meet at 6:00 pm on the fourth Tuesday of each month at Oceanic Plaza in Vancouver, BC, unless otherwise specified. There is no meeting in August.            ...> read more
Mar 24 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Board of Directors Meeting
BC Society of Landscape Architects
The BCSLA Board of Directors typically meet at 6:00 pm on the fourth Tuesday of each month at Oceanic Plaza in Vancouver, BC, unless otherwise specified. There is no meeting in August.             ...> read more
Apr 23 2015 (All day) to Apr 25 2015 (All day)
2015 BCSLA Annual Conference, Showcase of Products and AGM
BC Society of Landscape Architects
Mark Your Calendars!  The BCSLA premiere event of the year for landscape architects in BC -  the 2015 BCSLA Annual Conference, Showcase of Products and AGM will be held from April 24-25, 2015 with a ...> read more
Apr 23 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Board of Directors Meeting
BC Society of Landscape Architects
The April 2015 BCSLA Board of Directors meeting will take place on April 23, 2015 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler, BC.      The BCSLA Board of Directors typically meet at 6: ...> read more
Apr 25 2015 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Annual General Meeting
BC Society of Landscape Architects
The BCSLA Annual General Meeting will take place on April 25, 2015 from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler, BC.  For more information, please contact the BCSLA office.    ...> read more
May 26 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Board of Directors Meeting
BC Society of Landscape Architects
The BCSLA Board of Directors typically meet at 6:00 pm on the fourth Tuesday of each month at Oceanic Plaza in Vancouver, BC, unless otherwise specified. There is no meeting in August.             ...> read more
Project: Telus Atrium Garden
Landscape Architect / Firm: Sharp & Diamond Landscape Architecture Inc in collaboration with Cornelia Hahn Oberlander
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
Photo Credit: Brett Hitchins