Schedule and Location
Thursday, September 5, 2019, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Arbor Room, Thornhill Education Center
The Morton Arboretum
4100 Illinois Route 53
Lisle, IL 60532
Fees and Registration
Registration fee includes lunch, breaks, and free admission to The Morton Arboretum.
Early-Bird Pricing! Register by July 1, 2019.
After July 1, 2019
BY PHONE: 630-719-2468 ( Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
Rethink the way you choose and manage trees and shrubs with leading designers and plant experts. This full day program showcases the best new information on the selection and care of hardy, versatile trees and shrubs. Anyone interested in trees and shrubs, from avid home gardeners and landowners to green-industry professionals (like nursery practitioners, arborists, estate gardeners, land managers, landscape designers, landscape architects, landscape contractors, parks and recreation professionals, and municipal foresters), will find valuable information and networking opportunities at this conference, which take place on the scenic 1,700-acre grounds of The Morton Arboretum.
Continuing education units:
- 4 CEU credits for Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD)
- 4.75 CEU credits for Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System (LA CES)
- Up to 4.75 CEU credits for International Society of Arboriculture (ISA)
Lodging and Transportation:
The conference hotel is the DoubleTree by Hilton
DoubleTree by Hilton
3003 Corporate West Drive
Lisle, Illinois, 60532
To reserve a room please click here and enter code CM2, or call 1-800-445-8667 and ask for the Midwest Tree and Shrub Conference
The block rate is $95 per night (not including taxes and fees). To take advantage of the group rate, book before August 14. (Use Group Code CM2.)
To reach the hotel from the Arboretum, drive south on Route 53 and turn right on Warrenville Road. Take Warrenville Road 2.6 miles and turn left on Corporate W. Drive. For guests staying at the hotel, shuttles will run from the DoubleTree by Hilton to the Arboretum in the morning and return from the Arboretum to the DoubleTree by Hilton at the end of each day's program.
Notes: Registration fee includes lunch, breaks, and free admission to The Morton Arboretum. Limit 170