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CTASLA is proud to offer a variety of quality continuing education programs each year. The following links are brochures for past programs. Copies of presentations or slides are made available for a limited time following each program, and only those those individuals who registered.

In June of 2020, the chapter began offering continuing education through webinars. Information on past programs can be found below; no stand-alone brochure. Select programs have been recorded and can be viewed on our webinars page.

Information on programs hosted prior to 2016 is available upon request. Please contact for assistance.


If you would like to submit a module proposal for consideration for a future continuing education program, please see the guidelines and submission form.

Recent Programs
Recent Programs
  • Mar 16, 8:00 AM – 3:45 PM
    O&G Earth Products Showcase, 325 Hancock Ave, Bridgeport, CT 06605, USA
    A Continuing Education Program for Landscape Architects, Architects, Engineers, Landscape Contractors, and Green Industry Peers. Sponsored by O&G Earth Products Showcase.
  • Mar 11, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM EST
    Virtual Event
    Please come join ASLA Connecticut Emerging Professionals for a virtual LARE Review Session on Saturday, March 11th at 10 a.m. in preparation for the April exam administration!
  • Mar 03, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM EST
    Kinsmen Brewing Company, 409 Canal St, Plantsville, CT 06479, USA
    Please come join ASLA Connecticut for our 2023 Emerging Professionals Kick-Off Social on Friday, March 3rd from 6pm to 9pm at Kinsmen Brewing Compoany! This event is free admission with a relaxed, social atmosphere to get to know CTASLA and fellow EP's!
  • Dec 14, 2022, 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM
    New Haven Lawn Club, 193 Whitney Ave, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Join us for ASLA Connecticut's annual Holiday Party and Awards Ceremony on December 14! This will be our first in-person awards event since COVID-19 shut down the world in March 2020. Plan to come see your friends and help us celebrate the holiday season and landscape architectural excellence!
  • Nov 03, 2022, 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM EDT
    Virtual Symposium
    The Connecticut Invasive Plant Working Group's 2022 symposium takes the form of a full-day webcast, open to all. Sessions include a variety of techniques for management of terrestrial and aquatic invasives, as well as restoration with native alternatives. Approved for 5.5 PDH/HSW by LA CES.
  • Sep 23, 2022, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Wickham Park, 1329 Middle Turnpike West Manchester, Connecticut 06040
    Learn how the sons of Frederick Law Olmsted created an indelible legacy of planning and built works here in Connecticut including parks, subdivisions, private estates, educational campuses, and religious facilities. Approved for 4.0 hours LA CES HSW.
  • May 26, 2022, 10:00 AM EDT – May 27, 2022, 4:00 PM EDT
    Grace Farms, 365 Lukes Wood Road, New Canaan, CT 06840
    This program will feature panels, tours, walks, lunch and breakout discussions with tools for establishing a new paradigm to create biodiversity-positive, nature-based solutions in our landscapes, installed with sustainable materials free of forced labor and child labor.
  • Apr 24, 2022, 1:00 PM EDT – Apr 25, 2022, 3:00 PM EDT
    Butler-McCook House, 396 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06103, USA
    Free tickets have now been claimed. Please register at CT Landmark's website if you still wish to attend!
  • Apr 23, 2022, 9:15 AM – 12:30 PM
    Isham-Terry House Museum, 211 High St, Hartford, CT 06103, USA
    Free tickets have now been claimed. Please register at CT Landmark's website if you still wish to attend!
  • Jan 20, 2022, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Help celebrate our 2022 Professional & Student Award winners, confer several leadership awards, and acknowledge the positive developments that have emerged from our creative and hard-working members. A major focus of the evening will be raising funds for our chapter scholarships.
  • Dec 09, 2021, 2:00 PM – Dec 10, 2021, 2:00 PM
    PED 101 is a toolkit for practitioners to "see" how traffic signals, walking surfaces, curb cuts and street furnishings affect user walking experience.
  • Nov 30, 2021, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Beardsley Park, 1875 Noble Ave, Bridgeport, CT 06610, USA
    Join the chapter, CT DOT, SHPO, and the City of Bridgeport to celebrate the legacy of Beardsley Park as part of Olmsted 200.
  • Nov 04, 2021, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    Learn how recycled glass can be incorporated into project specifications to make concrete a more sustainable material on your next project.
  • Oct 28, 2021, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Practitioners need to look beyond the small microcosm of our design world. towards the public realm, where our voices can be heard and our decisions can positively impact communities.
  • Oct 14, 2021, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    Great plants start with good genetics. Learn how plant breeders are working to improve landscape selections for resilient environments.
  • Sep 30, 2021, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    How can practitioners get started, avoid pitfalls, and develop the infrastructure, support, funding, relationships, and trust necessary for success?
  • Jun 24, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Learn how Groundwork Bridgeport is working with Bridgeport youth and landscape architects to empower community-led projects.
  • Jun 15, 2021, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Through the pandemic we have all had opportunity to explore new paradigms, many in regard to business methods. This presentation explores the benefits and challenges we are now faced as designers working in a remote condition. Featuring Kona Gray, FASLA and Daniel Vasini.
2020 Programs
2020 Programs
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Risk and Resiliency: Adapting to Connecticut's Changing Climate

February 19, 2020

Hartford, CT  

2019 Programs
2019 Programs
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WATER: Conservation, Mitigation, Creation, and Restoration

October 30, 2019

Danbury, CT  

2017 Programs
2018 Programs
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Getting Started, Growing, Transitioning, or Keeping It Going 

November 14, 2018

Danbury, CT  

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Lighting Fundamentals: Footcandles, Poles, and Pollution Prevention 

June 19, 2018

New Haven, CT  

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Wetlands, Greenways & Pavements: Connecting Land, Water & People   

February 22, 2018

Bridgeport, CT  

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Bituminous Clay Brick Pavers Installation   

September 26, 2018

Hartford, CT  

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All About Bulbs: Blends, Trends, and Old Friends 

May 4, 2018

Bridgeport, CT  

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Site Tour: Meriden Green 

August 8, 2018

Meriden, CT  

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The Life and Gardens of Beatrix Farrand 

April 24, 2018

Hartford, CT  

2018 Programs
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2017 Residential Design Expo

November 2, 2017

Danbury, CT  

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Olmsted Parks in Transition: Respecting the Past, Planning for the Future   

April 28-29, 2017

Hartford, CT  

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Designing Green Roofs & Plazas 

September 28, 2017

Hartford, CT  

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From Rooftops to Retaining Walls: Hardscapes Solutions for Designers 

February 23, 2017

Bridgeport, CT

2017 Programs
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Designing Trails & Greenways: Pathways For Success

November 10, 2016

Hartford, CT  

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Balancing Economic Development with Historic Preservation   

June 24, 2016

Portland, CT  

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Water, Water, Everywhere

September 15, 2016

Stamford, CT  

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From Concept to Porch Step: The Custom Stone Fabrication Process

May 12, 2016

Beacon Falls, CT

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Pavers, Porcelain, and Stone

February 25, 2016

Bridgeport, CT

2016 Programs
2016 Programs
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