Seminar & Entertainment Schedule

41st Annual Lane County Home & Garden Show
March 12-15, 2020

2020 Spring Seminars & Workshops!

Plan your Visit to the Show around 41 Seminars & Workshops

Dig into Dirt! Stage – Convention Center – Rm 4-West off South Lobby
Main Stage – Convention Center – Rm 1 off North Lobby
Project Stage – Convention Center – Rm 4-Center off South Hallway
Remodel it Now! Stage – Convention Center – Rm 4-East off South Hall

Click to Download Map of Spring Show & Stages

Thursday – March 12, 2020

6:00 pm | Dig into Dirt! Stage
Grow What You Like to Eat!
Veggie & Fruit Selections, Growing Techniques, Irrigation & Pest Control
by John Fischer, “The Relaxed Gardener”

6:30 pm | Remodel It Now! Stage
Curb Appeal! Getting Ready to Sell Your Home
by Megan Naslund, Pro Realty

7:00 pm | Dig into Dirt! Stage
Been There, Killed That – NW Plants that Lived
by Mary-Kate Mackey, Award Winning Garden Writer

7:30 pm | Remodel It Now! Stage
Go Ductless for Indoor Air Quality
by Ryan Gregg, Ductless Specialist, The Heat Pump Store

Friday – March 13, 2020

6:00 pm | Main Stage
Ecological Landscaping with John Gidding!
by John Gidding, HGTV Star of Curb Appeal & TLC Star of Trading Spaces

6:00 pm | Remodel It Now! Stage
Kitchen Remodels – Designs to Budgets
by Ericka Arowcavage, Signature Kitchen & Design
PRIZES! $100 Goodie Bag ~ 10 Winners

6:00 pm | South Hall
Sheldon Swim Team performs in the Endless Pool Fitness System
by Hot Springs Spas of Eugene

6:30 pm | Dig into Dirt! Stage
Home Composting – Worm, Cold, Hot Composting & Sheet Mulching
by Kathleen Daley, OSU Extension Master Gardener

7:00 pm | Remodel It Now! Stage
Inspiring Home Remodels
by Matt White, AKBD, Neil Kelly Design / Build Remodeling

7:00 pm | South Hall
Sheldon Swim Team performs in the Endless Pool Fitness System
by Hot Springs Spas of Eugene

7:30 pm | Dig into Dirt! Stage
Moles, Voles & Gophers – Driving You Crazy? Tips to Regain Your Sanity & Yard!
by Grant Williams, Ultimate Pest Control

7:30 pm | Main Stage
Gourmet Heirloom Gardens – Exotic & Unusual Edibles!
by Andrea Bellamy, Garden Designer, Founder of HeavyPetal.ca
Author of Small-Space Vegetable Gardens  and  Sugar Snaps and Strawberries
Book Sales & Signing to Follow

Saturday – March 14, 2020

10:30 am | Dig into Dirt! Stage
Creating a Mason Bee Sanctuary in Your Backyard
by Jim Ullrich, Knox Cellars Mason Bees

11:00 am | Project Stage
Kid’s Make & Take Seed-Ball Workshop – Save the Bees!
Get Muddy – Get Gardening!  For Kids under 12 yrs. Accompanied an Adult
by Andrea Bellamy, Garden Designer, Founder of HeavyPetal.ca
Author of Small-Space Vegetable Gardens and Sugar Snaps and Strawberries
Book Sales & Signing to Follow

11:00 am | Remodel It Now! Stage
Inspiring Kitchen Remodels
by Stefanie Rotella, Neil Kelly Design / Build Remodeling

11:30 am | Dig into Dirt! Stage
The Hidden, Overlooked Beauty in Our Trees
by Nathaniel Sperry, Certified Arborist, Sperry Tree Care Company

11:30 am | South Hall
Sheldon Swim Team performs in the Endless Pool Fitness System
by Hot Springs Spas of Eugene

12:00 pm | Main Stage
Ecological Landscaping with John Gidding!
by John Gidding, HGTV Star of Curb Appeal & TLC Star of Trading Spaces

1:00 pm | Remodel It Now! Stage
Big Ideas for Small Bathrooms
by Don Delaplain, Revision Design Build

1:00 pm | South Hall
Sheldon Swim Team performs in the Endless Pool Fitness System
by Hot Springs Spas of Eugene

1:30 pm | Dig into Dirt! Stage
Garden-Worthy NW Native Plants: A Designer’s Top Picks
by Vanessa Gardner Nagel, FAPLD, NCIDQ & Author

2:00 pm | Remodel It Now! Stage
Let’s Take It Outside:  Transforming Outdoor Spaces with Great Design
by Kathy Hanson, Neil Kelly Design / Build Remodeling

2:30 pm | Dig into Dirt! Stage
A NW Sense of Place – Gardening for Ease and Beauty
by Mary-Kate Mackey, Award Winning Garden Writer

2:30 pm | South Hall
Sheldon Swim Team performs in the Endless Pool Fitness System
by Hot Springs Spas of Eugene

3:00 pm | Main Stage
Incredible Edibles in Container Gardens for Small Spaces
by Andrea Bellamy, Garden Designer, Founder of HeavyPetal.ca
Author of Small-Space Vegetable Gardens  and  Sugar Snaps and Strawberries
Book Sales & Signing to Follow

3:00 pm | Remodel It Now! Stage
Kitchen & Bathroom Remodels – Small Space Remodels that Work!
by Forrest Castile, Castile Kitchen & Bath

3:30 pm | Dig into Dirt! Stage
Organic Healthy Gardens – Pest Management & Natural Pesticides
by Scot Patterson, Vital Organics NW
PRIZES! Peppermint Fury Natural Pesticide!

4:00 pm | Project Stage
Make & Take! Create a Mini Sedum Garden!
by Becky Sell, Sedum Chicks
Materials Fee – $10 Donation to School Garden
Limited Seating – First 25 Gardeners Only

4:00 pm | Remodel It Now! Stage
Is Your Home “Fit” for an Earthquake?
by J.B. Carney, Earthquake Fit

4:30 pm | Dig into Dirt! Stage
Composting with Worms
by Shirley Betournay, OSU Extension Master Gardener

4:30 pm | South Hall
Sheldon Swim Team performs in the Endless Pool Fitness System
by Hot Springs Spas of Eugene

5:00 pm | Main Stage
Living with Art with John Gidding!
by John Gidding, HGTV Star of Curb Appeal & TLC Star of Trading Spaces

6:30 pm | South Hall
Sheldon Swim Team performs in the Endless Pool Fitness System
by Hot Springs Spas of Eugene

Sunday – March 15, 2020

10:30 am | Dig into Dirt! Stage
Creating a Mason Bee Sanctuary in Your Backyard
by Jim Ullrich, Knox Cellars Mason Bees

10:30 am | Remodel It Now! Stage
River Cruising in Europe 2020 – Presented by Oregon’s River Cruise Expert!
by Gary Smith, TravelPerks, Nation’s #1 Cruise Agent

11:00 am | Main Stage
Ecological Landscaping with John Gidding!
by John Gidding, HGTV Star of Curb Appeal & TLC Star of Trading Spaces

11:30 am | Dig into Dirt! Stage
Seed Starting for the Beginner Gardener – Veggies to Perennials
by Stephen Oldfield, OSU Extension Master Gardener

11:30 am | South Hall
Sheldon Swim Team performs in the Endless Pool Fitness System
by Hot Springs Spas of Eugene

12:00 pm | Remodel It Now! Stage
Kitchen & Bathroom Remodels – Small Space Remodels that Work!
by Forrest Castile, Castile Kitchen & Bath

12:30 pm | Dig into Dirt! Stage
Drip Irrigation Made Easy!  DIY to Reduce Water Bills
by John Fischer, “The Relaxed Gardener”

12:30 pm | Main Stage
Hummingbird Madness with Ciscoe Morris!
by Ciscoe Morris, NW’s Favorite Gardener, Author of Oh, La La! and Ask Ciscoe
Book Sales & Signing to Follow

1:00 pm | Dig into Dirt! Stage
Carving up the Garden – Think Thanksgiving Turkey!
Design Tips for Defining Stunning Garden Spaces
by Vanessa Gardner Nagel, FAPLD, NCIDQ & Author

1:00 pm | Remodel It Now! Stage
Is Your Home “Fit” for an Earthquake?
by J.B. Carney, Earthquake Fit

1:00 pm | South Hall
Sheldon Swim Team performs in the Endless Pool Fitness System
by Hot Springs Spas of Eugene

1:30 pm | Project Stage
So You Want to be a Master Food Preserver?
by Celeste Percy & Katya Davis, OSU Master Food Preservers

2:00 pm | Main Stage
Living with Art with John Gidding!
by John Gidding, HGTV Star of Curb Appeal & TLC Star of Trading Spaces

2:00 pm | Remodel It Now! Stage
Inspiring Bathroom Remodels
by Stefanie Rotella, Neil Kelly Design / Build Remodeling

2:30 pm | Dig into Dirt! Stage
Pruning Spring Bloomers & More – Lilacs, Camellias, Azaleas & Tool Care
by Patty Driscoll, OSU Extension Master Gardener

2:30 pm | South Hall
Sheldon Swim Team performs in the Endless Pool Fitness System
by Hot Springs Spas of Eugene

3:00 pm | Main Stage
Stump the Chump with Garden Questions to WIN GREAT PRIZES!
Play Garden Jeopardy!   Win Plants, Books, Gift Certificates, Tools & T-Shirts
by Ciscoe Morris, NW’s Favorite Gardener, Author of Oh, La La! and Ask Ciscoe
Book Sales & Signing to Follow

3:00 pm | Remodel It Now! Stage
Kitchen Remodels – Designs to Budgets
by Ericka Arowcavage, Signature Kitchen & Design
PRIZES! $100 Goodie Bag ~ 10 Winners

Click to Download Spring 2020 Seminars

41st Anniversary FUN FACTS!
Berg Productions has organized & presented
2,645 seminars & workshops for the guests of our three shows over 41 Years
John Fischer “The Relaxed Gardener” has presented 61 organic gardening workshops!

A very special thank you to our wonderful speakers who so graciously share their knowledge with our community.  Each & every show we are amazed at the fantastic exhibitors, experts, Master Gardeners & authors that speak at our shows.  In 2019 alone, Berg Productions presented 156 seminars at the three Eugene Home Shows.

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