Seminar & Workshop Schedule

11th Annual Good Earth Home, Garden & Living Show
January 22-24, 2016

Shannon Quimby Returns!

65 Seminars & Workshops!

Seminar Stages

Cascades Stage – Room 4-West ~ off South Lobby
Cedars Stage – Room 4-East ~ off South Hall
Duckling Stage – Room 2-West ~ Outside of North Hall Glass Doors
McKenzie Stage – Room 1-East ~ off North Lobby Hallway
Main Stage – South Hall ~ Near Truck Door
The Duck Store – North Hall ~ Exhibit 1229
UO Design – North Hall ~ Exhibit 1024
Willamette Stage – Room 1-West ~ off North Lobby

Download – Good Earth Home Show Map 2016

Friday, January 22nd

6:00 pm | CEDARS STAGE
Re-Inventing Your Home – Whole House Remodeling
by Matt White, Neil Kelly Design/Build Remodeling

6:00 pm | THE DUCK STORE
Coloring Bar: Coloring for Grown Ups & Kids!
by The Duck Store

6:00 pm | MAIN STAGE
Garden Basics: Grow it.Cook it.Eat it.
by John Fischer, “The Relaxed Gardener”

6:00 pm | UO PRODUCT DESIGN EXHIBIT
UO Product Design Students 3D Printing Demo
by UO School of Product Design

6:30 pm | CASCADE STAGE
Soil Biology – Making Your Veggies Taste Better & Your Flowers Last Longer
by Matt Slaughter, Master Soil Consultant, Earthfort

7:00 pm | CEDARS STAGE
Welcoming Spring to Your Garden – Garden Preparation
by Cynthia Waters, OSU Master Gardener

7:00 pm | MAIN STAGE
Salvage Design & Décor – Outdoor Living Spaces! Win Prizes!
by Shannon Quimby, Salvage Designer, Better Homes & Gardens Editor & HGTV Alumni
Book Signing to Follow
Salvage Design & Décor:  Transform Your Home with Reclaimed Materials

7:30 pm | CASCADE STAGE
Kitchen Remodels-Designs to Budgets Incorporating Green.
$100 Goodie Bag-10 Winners
by Ericka Arowcavage, Signature Kitchen & Design

Saturday, January 23rd

10:30 am | CEDARS STAGE
Pruning Roses
by Keri Sadler, OSU Master Gardener

10:30 am | WILLAMETTE STAGE
Grow the Best Tomatoes! Varieties, Growing Conditions & Harvesting for Optimal Flavor
by Carol Deppe, Author of The Tao of Vegetable Gardening
Book Signing & Seed Sale to Follow

11:00 am | CASCADE STAGE
End of Life Matters – Natural Burial & Home Funerals
by Cynthia Beal, Natural Burial Company

11:00 am | DUCKLING STAGE
The Duck Store Story Time
Children With Parents Invited
by The Duck Store

11:00 am | UO PRODUCT DESIGN EXHIBIT
UO Product Design Students 3D Printing Demo
by UO School of Product Design

11:30 am | CEDARS STAGE
Growing Extraordinary Plants with Ordinary Dirt
by Terry Cook, PermaMatrix, Cook Development Corp.

11:30 am | MAIN STAGE
Salvage Design & Décor – Outdoor Living Spaces! Win Prizes!
by Shannon Quimby, Salvage Designer, Better Homes & Gardens Editor & HGTV Alumni
Book Signing to Follow
Salvage Design & Décor:  Transform Your Home with Reclaimed Materials

11:30 am | WILLAMETTE STAGE
Choosing, Growing, Storing & Using Staple Crops – Corn, Beans, Squash, Potatoes, Root Crops & Fruit
by Carol Deppe, Author of The Tao of Vegetable Gardening
Book Signing & Seed Sale to Follow

12:00 pm | CASCADE STAGE
Food Dehydrating for Healthy Snacks
by OSU Master Food Preservers

12:00 pm | DUCKLING STAGE
Wordcrafters in Eugene Workshop: Vision Poetry & Recycle Art
Kids Age 7 & Older With Parents
by The Duck Store

12:30 pm | CEDARS STAGE
Outdoor Remodeling for Healthy Living
by Jon Clark & Steve Gab, Rainbow Valley Design & Construction

12:30 pm | WILLAMETTE STAGE
Gardening in an Era of Wild Weather & Climate Change
by Carol Deppe, Author of The Tao of Vegetable Gardening
Book Signing & Seed Sale to Follow

1:00 pm | CASCADE STAGE
Natural Salts & the Mistake of the “Low Salt Diet”
by Darryl Bosshardt, Redmond

1:00 pm | DUCKLING STAGE
Drop In Writers Workshop For All Ages
Children With Parents Invited
by The Duck Store

1:00 pm | MAIN STAGE STAGE
Kiwi & Other Easy to Grow Backyard Fruits
by John Fischer, “The Relaxed Gardener”

1:30 pm | CEDARS STAGE
Real Energy Savings: Put Passive House Design to Work for You
by Jan Fillinger, AIA LEED AP. Studio-E Architecture & Win Swafford, Neil Kelly Company

1:30 pm | WILLAMETTE STAGE
The Eat-All Greens Garden – Grow 200 lbs of Greens in a Tiny Garden
by Carol Deppe, Author of The Tao of Vegetable Gardening
Book Signing & Seed Sale to Follow

2:00 pm | CASCADE STAGE
Do it Yourself Ductless Heat Pump Installation
by Rick Gregg, Ductless Application Specialist, The Heat Pump Store

2:00 pm | DUCKLING STAGE
Storybook Making Workshop
Kids Age 7 & Older With Parents Invited
by The Duck Store

2:00 pm | MCKENZIE STAGE
Self Breema Class – The Art of Being Present
Prompt arrival for meditation.
by Northwest Breema Instructors – Breema Bodywork

2:00 pm | UO PRODUCT DESIGN EXHIBIT
UO Product Design Students 3D Printing Demo
by UO School of Product Design

2:30 pm | CEDARS STAGE
5 Steps to a More Comfortable & Efficient Home
by Darek Smith, Neil Kelly Design/Build Remodeling

2:30 pm | MAIN STAGE
Drip Irrigation Made Easy! Do it Yourself!
by John Fischer, “The Relaxed Gardener”

2:30 pm | WILLAMETTE STAGE
Join the Open Source Seed Revolution! Take Back Control of Our Seeds, Our Food, & Our Lives
by Carol Deppe, Author of The Tao of Vegetable Gardening
Book Signing & Seed Sale to Follow

3:00 pm | CASCADE STAGE
Gardening to Attract Pollinators & Beneficial Bugs
by Kim Leval, NW Center for Alternatives to Pesticides

3:30 pm | CEDARS STAGE
Kitchen Remodels-Designs to Budgets Incorporating Green.
$100 Goodie Bag-10 Winners
by Ericka Arowcavage, Signature Kitchen & Design

4:00 pm | CASCADE STAGE
Creating Green & Resilient Homes & Neighborhoods
by Jan Spencer, Suburban Permaculture

4:00 pm | MAIN STAGE
Small Spaces – Big Design Ideas! Win Prizes!
by Shannon Quimby, Salvage Designer, Better Homes & Gardens Editor & HGTV Alumni
Book Signing to Follow
Salvage Design & Décor:  Transform Your Home with Reclaimed Materials

4:30 pm | CEDARS STAGE
Solar For Your Home
by Vince McClellan & Eric Nill, Eugene Solar Coalition

4:30 pm | WILLAMETTE STAGE
Everyday Bicycling: Biking for Transportation for Everyone
by Elly Blue & April Streeter, Authors of Our Bodies, Our Bikes
Book Signing to Follow

5:00 pm | CASCADE STAGE
Tiny Houses – Facts to Fun!
by Keith Schneider, Bohemian Cottages & Mod Eugene

5:30 pm | CEDARS STAGE
Can I Keep Honeybees? What’s Involved?
by Ken Ograin, Lane Co. Beekeepers

5:30 pm | WILLAMETTE STAGE
The Culinary Cyclist: A Cookbook & Companion Guide for the Good Life
by Anna Brones, Author of The Culinary Cyclist
Book Signing to Follow

6:00 pm | CASCADE STAGE
Alpaca’s 101 – Raising, Breeding & Alpaca Sustainability
by Pure Vida & Applegate Hills Alpacas

6:00 pm | DUCKLING STAGE
The Duck Store Story Time
Children With Parents Invited
by The Duck Store

6:00 pm | UO PRODUCT DESIGN EXHIBIT
UO Product Design Students 3D Printing Demo
by UO School of Product Design

Sunday, January 24th

11:00 am | CASCADE STAGE
Building a Compost Bed
by Leigh Rieder, OSU Master Gardeners

11:00 am | DUCKLING
The Duck Store Story Time
Children With Parents Invited
by The Duck Store

11:00 am | UO PRODUCT DESIGN EXHIBIT
UO Product Design Students 3D Printing Demo
by UO School of Product Design

11:30 am | CEDARS STAGE
Tree Hive Bees – The Sophisticated Honey Bee & Her Home
by Lynn A. Royce, PhD, TreeHiveBees.org

11:30 am | MAIN STAGE
Small Spaces – Big Design Ideas! Win Prizes!
by Shannon Quimby, Salvage Designer, Better Homes & Gardens Editor & HGTV Alumni
Book Signing to Follow
Salvage Design & Décor:  Transform Your Home with Reclaimed Materials

11:30 am | WILLAMETTE STAGE
The Amazing World of Birds Workshop – Drawing & Coloring Their Feathers!
by Kris Kirkeby, Natural Science Illustrator, Lane County Audubon Society

12:00 pm | CASCADE
What is Sustainable Landscaping?
by Holde Fink, Tilth Accredited Landcare Provider, Native & Urban Gardens

12:00 pm | DUCKLING STAGE
Wordcrafters in Eugene Workshop: Vision Poetry & Recycle Art
Kids Age 7 & Older With Parents
by The Duck Store

12:30 pm | CEDARS STAGE
Green Building 101
by Alec Dakers & Tobin Newburgh, Rainbow Valley Design & Construction

12:30 pm | THE DUCK STORE
Staying Put in Lane County – Book Signing
by Meet Author Whitey Lueck

12:30 pm | THE DUCK STORE
Blackberries in July: A Forager’s Field Guide to Inner Peace – Book Signing
by Meet Author Tom Titus

12:30 pm | THE DUCK STORE
Building a Better Nest: Living Lightly at Home & in the World – Book Signing
by Meet Author Evelyn Hess

1:00 pm | CASCADE STAGE
Can Soil Help with Climate Change? Understanding the Impact of Carbon in Gardening
by Terry Cook, PermaMatrix, Cook Development Corp

1:00 pm | DUCKLING STAGE
Drop In Writers Workshop For All Ages
Children With Parents Invited
by The Duck Store

1:00 pm | MAIN STAGE
Raising Urban Chickens – Care to Coops
by Bill Bezuk, The Eugene Backyard Farmer

1:30 pm | CEDARS STAGE
Kitchen Remodels-Designs to Budgets Incorporating Green
$100 Goodie Bag-10 Winners
by Ericka Arowcavage, Signature Kitchen & Design

2:00 pm | CASCADE STAGE
Natural Clays-Ancient Solutions for Modern Ailments
by Darryl Bosshardt, Redmond

2:00 pm | DUCKLING STAGE
Storybook Making Workshop
Kids Age 7 & Older With Parents Invited
by The Duck Store

2:00 pm | UO PRODUCT DESIGN EXHIBIT
UO Product Design Students 3D Printing Demo
by UO School of Product Design

2:30 pm | CEDARS STAGE
Seismic Retrofits for Your Home
by Win Swafford, Neil Kelly Home Performance

2:30 pm | MAIN STAGE
Salvage Design & Décor – Outdoor Living Spaces! Win Prizes!
by Shannon Quimby, Salvage Designer, Better Homes & Gardens Editor & HGTV Alumni
Book Signing to Follow
Salvage Design & Décor:  Transform Your Home with Reclaimed Materials

Exhibitor Directory – Leading Sustainability Experts!