See recurring events below. Click here for our current event calendar. Are you a member? Click here to submit an event.
New England Grows/MNLA Annual Meeting
Join us for recognition of MNLA members who have made significant contributions to the association and the industry. Awards include: the MNLA “President’s” award recognizing outstanding volunteerism, the Massachusetts recipient of NENA's "Young Nursery Professional of the Year" and the annual “MNLA Environmental Leadership Award”.
The MNLA Board of Directors invites you to be recognized as an industry leader by sponsoring the MNLA Annual Meeting & Luncheon. Visit our event calendar for more information regarding this years annual meeting.
Highlighting new and important topics that matter to your business success. Twilight meetings are informal workshops for MNLA members. The program begins with a social/networking opportunity followed by dinner and 45 minutes of education on a trend or topic of interest to nursery and landscape professionals. We welcome topic suggestions.
Think you have something valuable to teach that would be of benefit to your colleagues? Contact Rena Sumner, Executive Director 413-369-4731 or via email about leading a Twilight Meeting Workshop.
Tour de Fleur
Bring out the child in you and HOP on the bus with the MNLA Educational Committee for this educational event! You won't want to miss this opportunity to tour some of Massachusetts' revolutionary garden centers and wholesalers! Visit our event calendar for more information regarding this years Tour de Fleur.
The Massachusetts Nursery and Landscape Association and the Massachusetts Flower Growers Association hold an annual Summer Conference and Trade Show. Take advantage of the newest ideas and cutting edge information and education to put you ahead of your competition. Visit our event calendar for more information regarding this years summer conference.
Benefit Golf Tournament
The MNLA Foundation is once again partnering with the Massachusetts Flower Growers’ Association to raise funds in support of our respective scholarship programs. Thanks to your support, these scholarship funds are helping young adults who seek to enter our horticultural industry someday. Support the MNLA and MFGA in this fundraising effort and join us this year! Visit our current event calendar for details on this years tournament.
Plant Geek Day
MNLA Professional DAY is an expanded MCH Day! Sharing a great educational opportunity with all nursery and landscape professionals within the industry! This event happens annually in August. Visit our current event calendar for details on this years Plant Geek Day.
Take the Challenge: MCH Exams
The MCH exam is offered twice each year in February and August, and it consists of two parts: the first is a 150 question multiple choice test, and the second is a plant identification test. A grade of 70% or above is required on each section of the exam in order to achieve certification. Professionals who receive this credential must earn annual continuing education credits in order retain the MCH status. Check our event calendar frequently for the updated exam schedule.
Workshops are held various times throughout the year. Does someone you know have something valuable to teach that would be of benefit to your colleagues? How about you? Contact Rena Sumner, MNLA Executive Director at 413-369-4731 or via email about leading a Workshop.