AGENDA - The Living Garden

“The Living Garden: Nature and Design”
Saturday, September 12, 2015

8 a.m.   Registration and breakfast                    
8:45      Welcome by George Schoellkopf                    
             Introduction of Todd Forrest                    
9:00      Speaker:  Bill Noble                     
             "Imaginary Gardens with Real Toads in them"                
9:55      Speaker:  Sheila Brady                    
             “Garden Design: Grounded in Ecological Principles and Artistic Influences”

10:50     Break                    
11:10     Book Talk:  Page Dickey                    
              Outstanding American Gardens: A Celebration-25 Years of the Garden Conservancy                                                
11:35     Workshop:  Perennials and Shrubs for the Fall Garden                     
              Andy Brand and Adam Wheeler of Broken Arrow Nursery  
12:15     Lunch                    
             Shopping at Hickory Stick Bookshop/Book signing            
1:10      Welcome by Jenny Young du Pont           
1:20      Speaker:  Rick Darke                    
             "The Living Landscape: Designing for Beauty, Biodiversity, and Function"        
2:35      Break                    
2:50      Speaker Roundtable moderated by Todd Forrest                    
             Q & A                     
3:35      Closing remarks, George Schoellkopf                    
4:00      Plant Sale & Cocktails at Hollister House Garden