Seminar & Entertainment Schedule

37th Annual Lane County Home & Garden Show
March 10-13, 2016

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Seminars & How-To’s

The 2016 Spring Seminars & How-To’s will be posted on 3/2/2016.

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

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Thursday, March 12, 2015

5:30 pm Dig into Dirt! Stage
Composting Methods – Hot vs. Cold
by OSU Extension Service Master Gardeners

6:00 pm Remodel it Now! Stage
Kitchen Remodels – Designs to Budgets
$100 Goodie Bag ~ 10 Winners
byEricka Arowcavage, Signature Kitchen & Design

6:30 pm Dig into Dirt! Stage
Dazzling Dahlias – Blazing, Ravishing & Easy To Grow
by Sharon Frey, “The Dahlia Queen”, Frey’s Dahlia’s

7:00 pm Remodel it Now! Stage
Creating a Splash in Your Bath!
by Magda Zafer CKD, CBD, CAPS
Neil Kelly Design/Build Remodeling

7:30 pm Dig into Dirt! Stage
Carefree Fruit! Tasty Fruit & Berries Organically: Peaches, Kiwis, Plums, Figs, Raspberries & Blackberries!
byJohn Fischer, “The Relaxed Gardener”

Friday, March 13, 2015

5:30 pm Dig into Dirt! Stage
Vegetable Gardening 101 – Get Growing Food!
by OSU Extension Service Master Gardeners

6:00 pm Project Stage
Small Space Gardens – Ideas for Small Yards and for Creating
Intimate Gardens in Large Lots
Win Prizes!
by Melinda Myers, National Garden Expert & Author
Small Space Gardens – Book Signing to Follow Talk

6:30 pm Dig into Dirt! Stage
Soil Biology – Making Your Veggies Taste Better & Flowers Great
by Matt Slaughter, Master Soil Consultant WAY TO GRO ~ Compost Tea Spray Service

6:30 pm Remodel it Now! Stage
Homeowner’s Guide to Cabinet Selection – Factory to Custom
by Tim Little, Built To Last Woodworking

7:30 pm  Dig into Dirt! Stage
Growing Herbs in an Oregon Garden
by OSU Extension Service Master Gardeners

7:30 pm Project Stage
Great Plants for Autumn Glory in the Garden – They Open at the Close
by Mary-Kate Mackey, Award Winning Garden Writer

7:30 pm Remodel it Now! Stage
Inspiring Kitchen Remodels
by Matt White, Neil Kelly Design/Build Remodeling

Saturday, March 14, 2015

10-12 noon Booth 505
Discover 4-H with Youth Ambassadors
by OSU Extension Service Master Gardeners

10:30 am  Dig into Dirt! Stage
Pruning Spring Bloomers – Lilacs, Camellias, Azaleas & More
by OSU Extension Service Master Gardeners

11:00 am  Remodel it Now! Stage
Remodel or build new…That is the question?
by Mike Gansen, Gansen Construction

11:30 am Dig into Dirt! Stage
Tree & Shrub Care in a Drought Year Do’s & Don’ts with Sperry Certified Arborists
by Nathaniel Sperry & Alby Thoumsin, Sperry Tree Care Co.

11:30 am Project Stage
Containers for Every Size & Style of Landscape – Great Ideas for Mixing Edibles, Flowers & Shrubs
Win Prizes!
by Melinda Myers, National Garden Expert & Author
Small Space Gardens – Book Signing to Follow Talk

12 noon Expo Lawn
Keeping Your Dog Trained & Contained Thru Electronics
by David Cousineau, Dogwatch of Western Oregon

12 noon Remodel it Now! Stage
New Ideas for New Kitchens – Materials, Designs & Remodel Pocess
by Scott Ankersen, John Webb Construction & Design

12:30 pm Dig into Dirt! Stage
Adaptive Gardening Tools & Tips – Make it Easy on Your Body
by OSU Extension Service Master Gardeners

1:00 pm Project Stage
Drip Irrigation Made Easy – Do It Yourself & Save $$ Water Bills Too!
by John Fischer, “The Relaxed Gardener”

1:00 pm Remodel it Now! Stage
10 Remodeling Secrets to Stay in Your Home Forever
by Steve Moir, Moir Construction

1:30 pm Dig into Dirt! Stage
Go Green – Save Money With Solar!
by Justin Daily, Advanced Energy Systems

2:00 pm Project Stage
Dream Bathrooms for Real World Budgets
by Joel Kirk, KirkBath

2:00 pm Remodel it Now! Stage
Express Your Design Style!  Quartz, Glass & Stone Innovations for Countertops & Beyond
by Kelli Hemphill, Stone Works International

2:30 pm  Dig into Dirt! Stage
Decking 101 – Design Ideas to Site Solutions
Win Prizes! $100, $50, $25 Gift Certificates
byTony Rodriguez, Square Deal Lumber

3:00 pm Project Stage
Small Trees Play Big Roles – Trees that Won’t Outgrow their Welcome
by Mary-Kate Mackey, Award Winning Garden Writer

3:00 pm Remodel it Now! Stage
Reinventing Your Home – Whole House Remodeling
by Jeff Emmett, Neil Kelly Design/Build Remodeling

3:30 pm Dig into Dirt! Stage
Avoiding Bed Bug Infestations at Home & While Traveling
by Good Earth Pest Company

4:00 pm Remodel it Now! Stage
Contracts & Contractors – 10 Ways to Stay Protected During Projects
by Joshua Shafer, Stonewood Construction

4:30 pm Dig into Dirt! Stage
Tiny Houses – Facts to Fun!
by Keith Schneider, Bohemian Cottages

4:30 pm Project Stage
Low Maintenance, Big Impact Perennial Gardens – Ideas for Stunning Year Round Perennial Combinations
Win Prizes!
byMelinda Myers, National Garden Expert & Author
Small Space Gardens – Book Signing to Follow Talk

5:00 pm Remodel it Now! Stage
Kitchen Remodels – Designs to Budgets $100 Goodie Bag ~ 10 Winners
by Ericka Arowcavage, Signature Kitchen & Design

5:30 pm Dig into Dirt! Stage
Hens & Chicks Baby!  Creating Living Wreaths & Wall Art with Hardy Sedum & Sempervivum
by Becky Sell, Sedum Chicks

Sunday, March 15, 2015

11:00 am Remodel it Now! Stage
Tile Trends ~ Design Possibilities for Creating WOW in Your Home
by Shannon McHaffie, Stone Works International

11:30 am Dig into Dirt! Stage
Do It Yourself Ductless Heat Pump Installations
by Rick Gregg, Ductless Application Specialist – The Heat Pump Store

11:30 am  Project Stage
Small Space Gardens – Ideas for Small Yards, and for Creating Intimate Gardens in Large Lots
Win Prizes!
by Melinda Myers, National Garden Expert & Author
Small Space Gardens – Book Signing to Follow Talk

12 noon  Remodel it Now! Stage
Expanding Your Home – Additions, Basements, 2nd Story & Cottages
by John Webb, John Webb Construction & Design

12:30 pm  Dig into Dirt! Stage
What’s Wrong with My Plant? Plant Diagnostics
by OSU Extension Service Master Gardeners

1:00 pm Project Stage
Grow What You Like to Eat – Veggie & Fruit Selections, Growing Techniques, Irrigation & Pest Control
by John Fischer, “The Relaxed Gardener”

1:00 pm  Remodel it Now! Stage
Planning a Successful Remodel
by David Zarzycki, General Contractor

1:30 pm Dig into Dirt! Stage
Moles, Voles & Gophers – Driving You Crazy?  Regain Your Sanity & Yard!
byGrant Williams, Ultimate Pest Control

2:00 pm Project Stage
Containers for Every Size & Style of Landscape –Great Ideas for Mixing Edibles, Flowers & Shrubs

Win Prizes!
by Melinda Myers, National Garden Expert & Author
Small Space Gardens – Book Signing to Follow Talk

2:00 pm Remodel it Now! Stage
5 Steps to Energy Efficiency in Your Home
by Gene O’Brien, Neil Kelly Home Performance/Solar

2:30 pm Dig into Dirt! Stage
Sustainable Landscaping – Create a Greener Landscape
by OSU Extension Service Master Gardeners

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