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2018 AERGC
Annual Meeting

U of Maryland

July 23 - 26,
2018  
University of Maryland
College Park, MD


Hosts: Sydney Wallace, Shaun Faulkner, Meghan Fisher Holbert



Thanks to our generous corporate sponsorship, the AERGC is proud to offer the Annual Meeting Travel Grant. This program enables selected members requiring financial assistance funding to attend the annual meeting.

Travel Grant Application


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Interested in becoming a meeting sponsor? 
Sponsor the 2018 AERGC Meeting

       The AERGC would like to thank all of the generous sponsors for their donations 
in making the 2017 Annual Meeting a success!
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2017 Meeting Sponsor Logos
 
Registration Information

Registration for the 2018 Annual Meeting is now open!

Register Now!
 

 
 
 
Meeting Agenda


Accommodations

Greenbelt Marriott
6400 Ivy Lane
Greenbelt, MD 20770

Book your room for the 2018 AERGC Annual Meeting

A block of rooms is available until July 1, 2018.  The AERGC group rate is available from July 22 - 27, 2018. The group rate is $129.00 USD + tax per night.


Transportation Information

Transportation options:

Baltimore/Washington International Thrugood Marshall Airport - BWI
Hotel is 20 miles south of this airport.  The hotel does not provide shuttle service to this airport.

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport - DCA
Hotel is 22 miles northeast of this airport.  The hotel does not provide shuttle service to this airport.

Washington Dulles International Airport - IAD
Hotel is 40 miles east of this airport.  The hotel does not provide shuttle service to this airport.




Dining Information

Coming soon
Things to Do

DC Gardens Attractions 
http://dcgardens.com/

 

Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens

1900 Anacostia Avenue, SE

Washington, DC 20020

202-426-6905

9:00 AM- 5:00 PM

Free Admission
Closest Metro Station: Deanwood
www.nps.gov/keaq/index.htm

 

Enid A. Haupt Garden (Smithsonian Castle)

Between the Smithsonian Castle and Independence Avenue, NW

Washington DC

Free Admission
Closest Metro Station: Smithsonian
www.gardens.si.edu

Brookside Gardens

1800 Glenallan Avenue
Wheaton, MD 20902

301-962-1400

Gardens, sunrise - sunset
Visitors Center: 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Conservatories: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Free Admission

https://www.montgomeryparks.org/parks-and-trails/brookside-gardens/

http://dcgardens.com/brookside-gardens/

 

McCrillis Gardens

Gardens open daily from 10:00 AM to sunset.

6910 Greentree Road
Bethesda, Maryland 20817
301-962-1455

Free Admission

https://www.montgomeryparks.org/parks-and-trails/mccrillis-house-gardens/

 

Hillwood Estate, Museum, and Gardens

4155 Linnean Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20008
202-686-5807

Open Tues through Sun, 10:00 AM-5:00 PM

Suggested Donation (Mansion and Gardens): Adult: $18, Senior: $15, College Students: $10
https://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/

 

Dumbarton Oaks

1703 32nd Street, NW
Washington, DC 20007

202-339-6401

11:30 AM–5:30 PM; Closed Mondays and federal holidays

Free Admission

https://www.doaks.org/visit/

 

Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens

3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway
Mount Vernon, Virginia 22121

703-780-2000

tickets@mountvernon.org

http://www.mountvernon.org/the-estate-gardens/gardens-landscapes/

 

Smithsonian’s National Zoo & Conservation Biology Institute

 3001 Connecticut Ave, NW

Washington, DC 20008

202-699-4888

Grounds: 8:00 AM-7:00 PM Summer Hours

Buildings, Dining & Shopping: 9:00 AM-6:00 PM Summer Hours

Visitor Center: 8:00 AM-6:00 PM

Free Admission

https://nationalzoo.si.edu/

 

Franciscan Monastery Gardens

1400 Quincy Street NE

Washington, DC 20017
202-526-6800

9:00 AM-4:45 PM

Guided Garden Tours on Saturdays from April to September 11 AM and 12 PM

https://myfranciscan.org/visit/