PROGRAM

DESIGN WITH NATURE CONFERENCE
FEBRUARY 16, 2019, 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Anderson Student Center, University of St. Thomas, St.Paul Campus

9:00 am | CONFERENCE OPENS
Registration – Morning Refreshment in Conference Lobby
Visit Exhibitors – Wild Ones Book Store  – Silent Auction Bids - Author's Corner

9:45 am | WELCOME
Jeremy Mayberg | Conference Program Chair, Wild Ones Twin Cities

10:00 am  |  MORNING KEYNOTE
Living in the Liberated Landscape:
How our gardens and landscapes can be a source of environmental change

11:30 am | BREAK | LUNCH
Break – Visit Exhibitors – Wild Ones Book Store – Silent Auction

11:45 - 12:45 pm | BUFFET
With choice of soups, salads and sandwiches in conference lobby.
Offering organic, vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free selections.

12:45 pm | SPOTLIGHT FEATURE
Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation
Sarah Foltz Jordan and Karin Jokela

1:00 pm  |  PRESENTATION
Botanical Wanderings:
Building a personal relationship with nature

2:00 pm | BREAK
Visit Exhibitors – Wild Ones Book Store – Silent Auction (Bids close at 2:25) - Author's Corner - Afternoon Refreshment in Conference Lobby

2:30 pm  |  AFTERNOON KEYNOTE
The Language of Plants:
How traditional indigenous teachings can help heal our relationship with Nature

3:30 pm | CLOSING REMARKS
Jeremy Mayberg


3:45 pm - 4:30 | SILENT AUCTION CHECK OUT
Check the screen for your winning bids, collect your winning bid sheets and the items you won, and go to the Silent Auction Pay Stations in the Lobby.


3:45 pm - 4:30 | Book Signing
Robin Kimmerer and Larry Weaner will be signing books in the Iversen Hearth Room.