Seminar & Workshop Schedule

13th Annual Good Earth Home, Garden & Living Show
January 19-21, 2018

58 Seminars & Performances

Cedars Stage – Room 4-East ~ off South Hall
Duckling Stage
– Room 2-West ~ Outside of North Hall Glass Doors
Garden Stage
– Room 4-West ~ off South Lobby
Main Stage
– South Hall ~ Near Truck Door
The Duck Store
– North Hall ~ Exhibit 1229
Willamette Stage
– Room 1-West ~ off North Lobby

Map & Stages 2018 Good Earth Home Show

Friday, January 19th

6:00pm | Cedars Stage
Tree Hive Bees – The Sophisticated Honey Bee & Her Home
by Lynn A. Royce, PhD, TreeHiveBees.org

6:00pm | Duck Store Exhibit
Fragrant Whiffs of Joy – Book Signing
Meet Author Dorcas Smucker

6:00pm | Duckling Stage
How Does Your Garden Grow? Sunflower Planting Storytime & Activities
by The Duck Store

6:00pm | Garden Stage
Container Gardening – Tips, Tools & Soil
by OSU Extension Master Gardeners

6:00pm | Main Stage
Top Tips for Yard Sale Success! Clean Out, Flip that Flop & Cash In on Your Clutter!
by Shannon Quimby, Salvage Designer, Better Homes & Gardens Editor & HGTV Alumni
Prizes! Book Signing to Follow

6:00pm | Willamette Stage
Eugeneana: Memoir of an Oregon Hometown
by A. Lynn Ash, Author of Eugeneana: Memoir of an Oregon Hometown
Book Signing to Follow

7:00pm | Cedars Stage
Kitchen, Bath & Home Remodels for Better Design, Flow & Function
by Forrest Castile, Castile Construction

7:00pm | Garden Stage
Gardening to Attract Pollinators & Beneficial Bugs
by Ashley Chesser, NW Center for Alternatives to Pesticides

7:30pm | Main Stage
Organic Gardening
by John Fischer, “The Relaxed Gardener”

7:30pm | Willamette Stage
Herbal Mocktails: A Positive Party Experience!
by Carrie G. Pattison MSOM, LAc Herbalist Wishgarden Herbs

Saturday, January 20th

10:30am | Willamette Stage
Grow the Best Tomatoes! Varieties & Methods for Optimal Flavor
by Carol Deppe, PhD, Author of Tao of Vegetable Gardening
Book Signing & Seed Sale to Follow

11:00am | Cedars Stage
Stopping Illegal Dumping! What to Do & Who to Call in Lane County
by Dan Wood, Lane County Nuisance Abatement

11:00am | Duckling Stage
Storytime with Professor Bumble B. Jones, Esq.
Children with Parents Invited by The Duck Store

11:00am | Main Stage
Raising Urban Chickens – Care to Coops
by Bill Bezuk, The Backyard Farmer

11:30am | Garden Stage
Pruning Basics: Tools, Techniques, Do’s & Don’ts
by OSU Extension Service Pruning Specialists

11:30am | Willamette Stage
Summer Squash, Fall Squash, Winter Squash, Drying Squash, Salad Squash.
Varieties, Growing, Curing, Storing & Using
by Carol Deppe, PhD, Author of Tao of Vegetable Gardening
Book Signing & Seed Sale to Follow

12:00pm | Cedars Stage
Do it Yourself Ductless Heat Pump Installation
by Ryan Gregg, The Heat Pump Store

12:00pm | Main Stage
Designer Tips for Taking Home Great Yard Sale Treasures!
Gear Up & Buy Better Not New!
by Shannon Quimby, Salvage Designer
Better Homes & Gardens Editor & HGTV Alumni Prizes!
Book Signing to Follow

12:30pm | Garden Stage
Sustainable Landscapes
by OSU Extension Master Gardeners

12:30pm | Willamette Stage
75 Great Locally-Bred Open Source (OSSI Pledged) Vegetable Varieties
& the Renegade Plant Breeders Who Created Them
by Carol Deppe, PhD, Author of Tao of Vegetable Gardening
Book Signing & Seed Sale to Follow

1:00pm | Cedars Stage
Save Green! Solar for Your Home
by Brett Moser, Advanced Energy Systems

1:00pm | Duckling Stage
How Does Your Garden Grow? Sunflower Planting Storytime & Activities
by The Duck Store

1:30pm | Garden Stage
Soil Biology for Home Gardens & Container Growing
by Matt Slaughter, Master Soil Consultant, Earthfort

1:30pm | Main Stage
BEE BOLD Eugene! Creating a Bee Friendly City
by Beyond Toxics & GloryBee

1:30pm | Willamette Stage
Survival Gardening – Staple Crops, Storing Vegetables, Short Season Crops,
the DIY Seed Bank, Gardening Without Irrigation
by Carol Deppe, PhD, Author of Tao of Vegetable Gardening
Book Signing & Seed Sale to Follow

2:00pm | Cedars Stage
Naturally Reduce Stress with Herbal Synergy
by Sam Schartz, Energize Organics

2:00pm | Duckling Stage
Storytime with Professor Bumble B. Jones, Esq.
Children with Parents Invited by The Duck Store

2:30pm | Main Stage
Kiwi & Other Easy to Grow Backyard Fruits
by John Fischer, “The Relaxed Gardener”

2:30pm | Willamette Stage
The Eat-All Greens Garden! Grow 200 lbs of Greens in a Tiny Garden
by Carol Deppe, PhD, Author of Tao of Vegetable Gardening
Book Signing & Seed Sale to Follow

3:00pm | Cedars Stage
Making Healthy Marshmallows at Home Demo – Why They Are Healthy!
by Lara DePietro, NuNaturals

3:30pm | Garden Stage
Composting at Home – Backyards to Worm Bins
by OSU Extension Compost Specialist

3:30pm | Main Stage
Wolves in Oregon, Wolves in Your Garden
The Oregon Wolf Plan
by Nick Cady JD, Many Rivers Sierra Club

4:00pm | Cedars Stage
Kitchen Remodels – Designs to Budgets
by Ericka Arowcavage, Signature Kitchen & Design

4:00pm | Duckling Stage
Storytime with Professor Bumble B. Jones, Esq.
Children with Parents Invited by The Duck Store

4:30pm | Main Stage
Post Storm Tree Restoration or Replanting…Ideas from the Field
by Nathaniel Sperry & Alby Thoumsin, Sperry Tree Care

4:30pm | Willamette Stage
Home Cheesemaking Demonstration. It’s Easy!
by Gianaclis Caldwell, Author of Holistic Goat Care &
Mastering Artisan Cheese Making
Book Signing to Follow

6:00pm | Duckling Stage
How Does Your Garden Grow? Sunflower Planting Storytime & Activities
by The Duck Store

6:00pm | Main Stage
Top Tips for Yard Sale Success! Clean Out, Flip that Flop & Cash In on Your Clutter!
by Shannon Quimby, Salvage Designer
Better Homes & Gardens Editor & HGTV Alumni
Prizes! Book Signing to Follow

Sunday, January 21st

11:00am | Main Stage
Garden Basics: Grow it. Cook it. Eat it.
by John Fischer, “The Relaxed Gardener”

11:30am | Duckling Stage
Storytime with Professor Bumble B. Jones, Esq.
Children with Parents Invited by The Duck Store

11:30am | Garden Stage
Sustainable Landscape for Wildlife
by OSU Extension Master Gardeners

11:30am | Willamette Stage
Getting Started with Raising Goats the Healthy Way!
by Gianaclis Caldwell, Author of Holistic Goat Care &
Mastering Artisan Cheese Making
Book Signing to Follow

12:00pm | Cedars Stage
Be a Second Chance Family for an Oregon Youth!
by Oregon Youth Authority Foster Care

12:00pm | Main Stage
Top Tips for Yard Sale Success! Clean Out & Cash In on Your Clutter!
by Shannon Quimby, Salvage Designer
Better Homes & Gardens Editor & HGTV Alumni
Prizes! Book Signing to Follow

12:30pm | Garden Stage
Vegetable Gardening – Get Growing Food!
by OSU Extension Master Gardeners

1:00pm | Cedars Stage
Get Your Home Solar Ready!
by Newt Loken, Solar Assist

1:00pm | Duckling Stage
Chicken Crazy!
Chicken Themed Storytime with Debbie Williamson-Smith
by Debbie Williamson-Smith & The Duck Store

1:00pm | Main Stage
Groundcovers – The Secret to a Sustainable Garden
by Mary-Kate Mackey, Award Winning Garden Writer

1:00pm | Willamette Stage
A Woman’s Path to Solo Camping
by A. Lynn Ash, Author of Vagabonda & The Route fom Cultus Lake
Book Signing to Follow

1:30pm | Garden Stage
Herbs to Know & Herbs to Grow for Family Health & Well Being
by Melissa Mutterspaugh, Mountain Mel’s Essential Goods

2:00pm | Cedars Stage
How Oxygen Therapy Works – Hyperbaric Benefits
by Matt McCarl, New Leaf Hyperbarics

2:00pm | Duckling Stage
Storytime with Professor Bumble B. Jones, Esq.
Children with Parents Invited by The Duck Store

2:00pm | Main Stage
Get Involved & Save the Bees! Oregon Bee Project
by Ken Ograin, Lane Co. Beekeepers Assn

2:30pm | Garden Stage
Making Kombucha, Milk & Water Kefir
by Sue DePaolo and Wendy Jensen , NW Ferments

2:30pm | Willamette Stage
Drawing Perching Birds in Pencil
by Kris Kirkeby, Natural Science Illustrator, Lane Co. Audubon Society

3:00pm | Duckling Stage
How Does Your Garden Grow? Sunflower Planting Storytime & Activities
by The Duck Store

3:00pm | Main Stage
Designer Tips for Taking Home Great Yard Sale Treasures!
Gear Up & Buy Better Not New!
by Shannon Quimby, Salvage Designer
Better Homes & Gardens Editor & HGTV Alumni Prizes!
Book Signing to Follow

It’s Fresh & Fun! KEZI-9 Good Earth Music Stage – Located in the North Hall
FRIDAY:
5:00 pm – Jim Hershey – Folk & Classical Guitar
5:30 pm – TRUE – The Ridgeline Ukulele Extravaganza
7:00 pm – Charley Snellings & Friends – Blues
SATURDAY:
10:00 am – Jim Hershey – Folk & Classical Guitar
11:00 am – Creswell Middle School Choir
12:30 pm – Edson Oliverira – Bossa Nova
2:00 pm – Naomi Ariel – Blues & Jazz
4:30 pm – Red Pajamas – Rock, Folk, Blues!
7:00 pm – Jim Hershey – Folk & Classical Guitar
SUNDAY:
10:00 am – Jim Hershey – Folk & Classical Guitar
10:30 am – McKayla Webb – Country Singer, Guitarist & Songwriter
1:00 pm – Edson Oliverira – Bossa Nova
2:45 pm – Fiddlin Big Sue Band – Old Time Fiddling, Bluegrass & Newgrass

Exhibitor Directory – Leading Sustainability Experts!