The expo includes informative speakers, educational displays, silent auction, and a "Make & Take" session. Bring your own lunch. Morning snacks will be provided.

ONLINE REGISTRATION
IS NOW OPEN

Thank you to Home Depot for providing the Make & Take materials! Special thank you to Oliver Kelley Farm for providing the facilities for our event. They have offered 1/2 off admission of $6.00 (not included in the registration fee) to visit their farm at lunchtime or after our event.


DATE: Saturday, September 21st

TIME: 8:00AM - 2:00PM

Location: oliver kelley farm


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS 

Registration: 8:00-8:45

Keynote: 8:45-9:45

  • Dr. Mark Seeley - Our Changing Climate

Session #1, 10:00-11:00

  • Anne Sawyer, The Dirt on Soil: Best Practices for a Bountiful Garden

  • OPTIONAL - Make & Take (additional $15.00)

    • Sharon Tracy & Ann McCormick - Bee House

Session #2, 11:15-12:00

  • Terry Engels - Spring Bulbs: Planting Magic

Lunch: 12:00-12:45

  • Bring your own lunch. Morning snacks will be provided.

Session #3, 12:45-1:45

  • Heidi Heiland - The Art and Science of Perennial Gardenin

  • OPTIONAL - Make & Take (additional $15.00)

    • Sharon Tracy & Ann McCormick - Bee House

Event Concludes: 2:00 pm


SPEAKER AND SESSION DESCRIPTIONS

Want a detailed description of the information sessions along with a speaker biographies?


REGISTRATION

Registration fee includes access to all sessions, educational displays and silent auction. There is also an optional bee condo make and take session available for an additional $15.00.

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION DEADLINE September 12th

 $25.00 for educational sessions + $15.00 for the optional make and take session


LOCATION

Oliver Kelley Farm (directions)
15788 Kelley Farm Rd NW
Elk River, MN 55330