Schedule

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Monday, June 13: Virtual Education Day

8:45 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
9-10:30 a.m.  Keynote Address
Lessons from Plants - Dr. Beronda Montgomery
10:30-10:45 a.m.  Break 
Visit the Online Garden Marketplace
10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Keynote Address
Green Roofs: Taking the Landscape and Garden to New Heights - Dr. Bradley Rowe
12:15-12:30 p.m.  Lunch
Visit the Online Garden Marketplace 
12:30-1:30 p.m.  Lunch & Learn
Connecting with Kids and Plants Using Garden Themes - Dr. Norm Lownds
1:30-3 p.m.  Keynote Address
Teacher Seeks Pupils. Must Have Earnest Desire to Weed Out Myths and Cultivate a New Vision Supporting a Return to Planetary Evolution - Dr. John Biernbaum
3-3:15 p.m. Break 
Visit the Online Garden Marketplace
 3:30-4:45 p.m.  Keynote Address
How Can Michigan Gardeners Help Save the Bees - Dr. Rufus Isaacs
4:45-5 p.m. Closing Remarks
   

Thursday, June 16: MSU Extension Master Gardener Appreciation Day (In-Person)

12:00 p.m. Check-In at the Kellogg Center
1-3:30 p.m.

Afternoon Activities (Choose One)

4-4:30 p.m. Drive Time to the MSU Horticulture Garden
4:30-5:15 p.m. MSU Extension Master Gardener Appreciation Presentation
5:30-7 p.m. Dinner in the MSU Horticulture Gardens (outside weather permitting)
   

Friday, June 17: Field Day (In-Person)

7:30 a.m.  Check-In at the Kellogg Center
8:00 a.m. Boarding Busses for Tours
8:30 a.m. Busses Depart
9-11 a.m.

Morning Activities (Choose one)

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Lunch at the MSU Horticulture Gardens (outside weather permitting)
12:30 p.m. Begin Boarding Buses
1 p.m. Busses Depart
1:15-3:15 p.m.

Afternoon Activities (Choose One)

3;30 p.m. Buses Return to Kellogg Center