DC Metro Region Tours

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JOHN F. KENNEDY CENTER CORK-SCREW GREEN ROOF/WALL TOUR

Join us for a tour of the incredible cork-screw green roof/wall construction installed by Sempergreen at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. Designed by Steven Hall Architects, this three dimensional cork-screw green roof/wall is a technical masterpiece. Learn about the installation process for such a complex wall from the leaders of Sempergreen.

Tour Guide: Joep V Vilsteren, Sales Manager, Sempergreen USA & Oscar Warmerdam, President, Sempergreen/Moerings USA

Date: October 30th, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Meeting Place: John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, 2700 F St NW, Washington D.C., Southside of the Kennedy Center

Standalone tour price: $39.00 (USD) 

University of maryland green roof tour

Join us for a tour of the growing expanse of green roofs on the flagship College Park campus of the University of Maryland.  The tour of three sites will start with two green roofs at the Edward St. John Learning and Teaching Center and finish with the exciting new rooftop garden at the transformative Brendan Iribe Center for Computer Science and Engineering. The intersection of teaching, new stormwater requirements, and maintenance will be the focus  of the tours.

Tour Guide: Michael Carmichael, Stormwater Management Maintenance Inspector, UMD Arboretum and Botanical Garden & David Myers Ph.D., PLA, ASLA, Department of Plant Science and Landscape Architecture, UMD

Date: October 30th, 2019
Time: 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Meeting Place: Frederick Douglass Square, West Side of Hornbake Plaza, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742

Standalone tour price: $39.00 (USD)