SFA Gardens’ November speaker to go over backyard garden layout, dynamic landscapes

Megan Proska, senior director of horticulture at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

Megan Proska, senior director of horticulture at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Backyard

NACOGDOCHES, Texas — Stephen F. Austin State University’s SFA Gardens will host the regular Theresa and Les Reeves Lecture Series at 7 p.m. Nov. 9 in the Brundrett Conservation Instruction Constructing at the Pineywoods Native Plant Middle.
 
Megan Proska, senior director of horticulture at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Yard, will present “Garden Structure: Generating a Dynamic Landscape.”
 
Proska has been with the Dallas Arboretum because September 2014 and assumed her current job in July 2023. She is dependable for coming up with displays and plantings as properly as protecting the backyard garden aesthetic. She has prior knowledge operating at Kew Gardens and the Botanical Research Institute of Texas.
 
Proska graduated as a double important in horticulture and entomology from Texas A&M University. In her free time, she shares her passion for plants by means of social media, educating people on vegetation in pop lifestyle and intriguing plant background.
 
The Theresa and Les Reeves Lecture Series is held the next Thursday of each month and involves a scarce plant raffle immediately after the program. The lecture is absolutely free and open up to the community, but donations to the lecture series fund are constantly appreciated.
 
Parking is available at the PNPC, 2900 Raguet St., or Raguet Elementary Faculty, 2708 Raguet St.
 
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ABOUT STEPHEN F. AUSTIN Point out College
Stephen F. Austin Condition College, the latest member of The College of Texas Procedure, started a century in the past as a teachers’ university in Texas’ oldest city, Nacogdoches. These days, it has grown into a regional establishment comprising 6 faculties — business, education, fantastic arts, forestry and agriculture, liberal and applied arts, and sciences and arithmetic. Accredited by the Southern Association of Schools and Faculties, SFA enrolls roughly 11,000 pupils although providing the educational breadth of a state college with the personalised focus of a private faculty. The main campus encompasses 421 acres that consist of 37 tutorial services, 9 residence halls, and 68 acres of recreational trails that wind by way of its 6 gardens. The university features more than 80 bachelor’s levels, more than 40 master’s degrees and four doctoral levels masking additional than 120 locations of review. Learn far more at sfasu.edu.