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Annual Meeting & 9th Annual Spring Garden Conference

April 10, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - April 11, 2015 @ 7:00 pm

 Learning from the Past: Our Horticultural Heritage

April 10th & 11th, 2015 @ Alaska Pacific University’s Atwood Center

Including Keynote Speakers Jim Fox & Ayse Gilbert

 Annual Meeting & Keynote Address

Friday, April 10th 6:30 – 8:30 pm (doors open at 5:30 pm)

APU’s Atwood Center

With Jim Fox presenting Beauty out of Chaos: Designing the Collector’s Garden

Spring Garden Conference

Saturday, April 11th 9:00 am – 5:30 pm (doors open at 8:00 am)

With a Keynote Address by Ayse Gilbert & Jim Fox

 Other Speakers & Topics Include (subject to change):

  • Verna Pratt: Bringing Nature Home
  • Jodie Anderson: Building Your Own Soil & Composting Basics
  • Ellie Vande Visse: Wisdom from the Underground: Lesser-Known but Brilliant Alternative Growing Methods
  • Brenda Adams: Designing for Reduced Maintenance
  • FX Nolan: Shedding the Light on (the new) Artificial Lights
  • Patrick Ryan: Gardening Year ‘Round
  • Leslie Shallcross: Preserving & Transforming Food with Fermentation
  • Dohnn Wood: Good Soil, a Macrobe and Microbe’s Tail
  • Marilyn Barker: Plant Walk
  • Meda Dewitt-Schleifman
  • Community Project Showcase featuring:Jan Newman: Food for Everyone; Michelle Wilber: Yarducopia: Community Gardening Without Limits; Laura Thomas: Barrow Community Gardening

And many more exciting presentations to get you ready for the 2015 season!

Additional information and a full schedule coming soon.

Many local vendors, a silent auction, and ABG gift shop will be open during the Annual Meeting & Spring Conference.

Consider becoming an ABG member to receive free admission to the Annual Meeting, discounted registration to the Spring Conference, discounts to other workshops and programs, 10% off at ABG’s Shop-in-the-Garden, and other discounts at garden shops around town.

CLICK HERE to register!

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