Cindy Tyler and Rob Thompson, speakers at 2012 APGA Conference in Columbus, OH

Columbus, OH

Cindy Tyler and Rob Thompson attended, exhibited and presented at separate sessions of the APGA Gardens Path Conference in Columbus this June. Cindy’s presentation,  “Lost Parents in the Woods,” showcased real life examples of how to engage caregivers in our family gardens. She was joined by Jenny Rigby, owner of an interpretive planning company The Acorn Group, and Lisa Davis, Director of Youth Programming at Mordecai Children’s Garden at the Denver Botanic Garden. Rob participated in a panel workshop titled, “Storm Water Wise,” where he examined the issues surrounding stormwater management and presented how to artfully exhibit stormwater solutions within the framework of an existing public garden.