GardenNews.biz - Jan 18,2012 - ALASKA BOTANICAL GARDEN SPECIAL DATES FOR 2012
ABG's Annual Meeting & Spring Garden Conference
Annual Meeting: Friday March 9 Free to ABG members & Conference
attendees / $15 non-members
Friday Keynote by Eliot Coleman: "Extending the Season: If we can do it in Maine, you can do it in Alaska"
Spring Garden Conference:
Saturday March 10 Members: $75 ($90 after 3/1)
Non-Members: $90 ($105 after 3/1)
Lunch included; Reception: $15
Kenote speaker Eliot Coleman - known as the Winter Harvest guru - will join a host of Alaskan garden experts for another great conference, with topics from Wild Edibles, Sustainable Garden Design, and Ethnobotany, to Plant Reproduction, Dahlias, and much more!
Saturday Keynote by Eliot Coleman: "Organic Farming: the Next Steps"
Registration for the Conference is now open, and the finalized schedule will be available soon. See the ABG web page for online registration (the Conference registration form will be posted soon). or call the office at 907-770-3692 ext. 0 with questions or for more details.
SAVE THESE DATES TOO!
Wildflower Class with Verna Pratt & Marilyn Barker: All 5 Wednesdays in May (Morning or Evening Session) Limited space available, call now to register!
Annual Plant Sale & Seasonal Re-Opening: Saturday, May 19
June: A Midsummer Gala in the Garden: Thursday, June 14