Education Symposium – “Garden Dialogues”

Saturday, May 6, 8 am-2 pm

A NEW, collaborative event sponsored and produced by Wellfield Botanic Gardens and the Four Winds Garden Club. Net proceeds benefit Wellfield Botanic Gardens, thanks to the generosity of Four Winds Garden Club members and many volunteers who make the event possible!
The event will feature speakers in THREE different tracks (you are not required to remain in the same track throughout the symposium)
  • Track A: Naturalist
  • Track B: Wellness
  • Track C: Farm to Table/Permaculture

An optional Box Lunch is available to purchase with registration (must be ordered in advance)

Master Naturalist and Master Gardener Education credit hours ARE available!

8 – 9 am Opening Reception (coffee/refreshments) Vendors open

9 – 10 am Concurrent Sessions: 
Track A: Audrey McGuire – “Introduction to Raising Monarchs”
Track B: Dr. Carla Gull: Nature Play
Track C: Jordan Beehler: Healthy Soil, Healthy You

10 – 11 am Concurrent Sessions: 
Track A: Lucie Martin: Natives in Home Landscape
Track B: Romeo Berthier: Yoga with Romeo: Principles and Practice
Track C: Dr. Katherine Kent: Sustainable Garden Design & Permaculture

11:00 – 12:15 pm Lunch around the Garden 

12:30 – 1:30 pm Concurrent Sessions: 
Track A: Audrey McGuire: “Beyond the basics of raising Monarchs”
Track B: Dr. Lindholm: Natural Strategies for thriving in a stress-filled world
Track C: Nicole Bauman: Urban Micro Farming without Fossil Fuels, and the Role of CSAs

1:30 until close – – you’re welcome to enjoy the Garden on your own

Adult: $32
Member Adult: $25
Optional Boxed Lunch: $12 (Lunch orders are now closed for Saturday. You are welcome to bring a sack lunch)

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