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July  2014

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Hangzhou Initiates

Hangzhou Initiates

Come hear “the 10 most influential architects and planners in Hangzhou” talk about development goals in their city and about possible collaborations on future projects. They will also show projects already completed.

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Introduction to Site Construction for Garden Design

Introduction to Site Construction for Garden Design

This course examines basic landscape construction details including paving systems, edging and curbing, planting details, deck construction and an introduction to outdoor lighting considerations.

New Student Orientation
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New Student Orientation
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Perennial and Shrub Planting Design for Seasonal Color

Perennial and Shrub Planting Design for Seasonal Color

This four session workshop examines planting design, color combinations and effective bed layout. Students will practice design applications based on color theory, texture, and form to create seasonal planting combinations, winter form, and backdrops to highlight waves of color.

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Restoration of the Muddy River Walking Tour

Restoration of the Muddy River Walking Tour

Marion Pressley, FASLA and LI instructor, will lead an two and a half hour tour to the Back Bay Fens and the Muddy River including the area under renovation by the Sears building.

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Tour of The Mount in Lenox, MA

Tour of The Mount in Lenox, MA

Visit the Mount, Edith Wharton's summer country home, in Lenox, MA with tour leader, Marie Stella. Spend time in the three acre formal gardens which are comprised of the Italian walled garden, alpine rock garden, grass terraces, floral displays and the lime (linden) walk.

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Community Service Project- Help Transform a Dorchester Pocket Park

Community Service Project- Help Transform a Dorchester Pocket Park

The BAC is pleased to collaborate with the Boston Natural Area Fund (BNAN) and the Ecological Landscape Alliance (ELA) to improve a neighborhood Dorchester community space.

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Summer Academy Open House

Summer Academy Open House

Open Studio and Discussion with 2014 BAC Summer Academy students

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