Seminar & Entertainment Schedule

The 38th Annual Show will be held October 9-11, 2020

37th Annual Lane County Home Improvement Show
October 11-13, 2019

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Hourly Seminars

&  How-To’s

 

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37 FREE Home Building, Remodeling, Garden & Landscape Seminars   

Main Stage: Room 4-West off the South Lobby
Project Stage: Room 4-Center off the South Hall
Remodel it Now! Stage: Room 4- East off the South Hall

Friday – October 11, 2019

5:30 pm | Main Stage
Fall Planting For Homegrown Carefree Fruit – Berries to Trees
by John Fischer, “The Relaxed Gardener”

6:00 pm | Project Stage
Creating Habitat for Amphibians & Reptiles in Your Garden or Property
by Lauren Grand, OSU Extension Forester

6:00 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
Reinventing Your Home: Whole House Remodeling
by Matt White, AKBD, Neil Kelly Design/Build Remodeling

6:30 pm | Main Stage
The Power of Auction – A New Way to Sell & Buy Homes
by Ben Brady, Regional Director of Harcourts Pacific,
Beckie Page & Greg Steiner, Principal Brokers, Harcourts West Real Estate

7:00 pm | Project Stage
Cover Crops in the Garden – How & Why / Benefits & Best Types
by Erica Chernoh, OSU Extension Horticulturist

7:00 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
Kitchen Remodels – Designs to Budgets
PRIZES! $100 Goodie Bag ~ 10 Winners
by Ericka Arowcavage, Signature Kitchen & Design

Saturday – October 12, 2019

11:00 am | Main Stage
Creating a Mason Bee Sanctuary in Your Backyard
by Jim Ullrich, Knox Cellars Mason Bees

11:00 am | Remodel it Now! Stage
Kitchen Remodel Planning & Case Studies
by Stefanie Rotella, Neil Kelly Design/Build Remodeling

11:30 am | Project Stage
Preparing Your Garden for Winter & Spring
by Christina Bixel, OSU Master Gardener

12:00 pm | Main Stage
The Best & Brightest – Reviews of New Plants
by Mary-Kate Mackey, Award Winning Garden Writer

12:00 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
Bathroom Remodel Planning & Case Studies
by Magda Zafer, Neil Kelly Design/Build Remodeling

12:30 pm | Project Stage
Emergency Preparedness – Kits, Gear, Paperwork & Medicine
by Katya Davis & M.L. Church, OSU Master Food Preservers

1:00 pm | Main Stage
Pollinator Friendly Gardening – Plant Selections & Strategies
by Kelly Goodwin, OSU Master Gardener

1:00 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
Outdoor Space Remodeling: Making Rooms in the Landscape
by Jon Clark & Ali McQueen, Rainbow Valley Design & Construction

1:30 pm | Project Stage
Chicken Keeping for Backyards & Small Farms
by Melissa Fery, OSU Extension Small Farms

2:00 pm | Main Stage
Garden Magic: What Is It & How Do We Create It?
by Vanessa Gardner Nagel, FAPLD, NCIDQ & Author

2:00 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
How to Select & Work With Your Contractor
by Forrest Castile, Castile Kitchen & Bath

2:30 pm | Project Stage
Recycling! NEW Plastic Collection in Neighborhoods
Community Collectors Training
by Kelly Bell, Lane Co. Master Recycler
& Sarah Grimm, Lane Co. Waste Reduction Specialist

3:00 pm | Main Stage
Paving Stone Installation Demo
by Colin Domoschofsky, Western Interlock

3:00 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
Creative Bathroom Remodeling – The Design & Build Process
by Don Delaplain, Revision Design Build

3:30 pm | Project Stage
OsteoStrong – Building Your Bone Density, Strength & Balance in 10 Min a Week!
PRIZE! One Month Membership ~ One Winner
by Robbin Freedman, OsteoStrong

4:00 pm | Main Stage
Moles, Voles & Gophers – Driving You Crazy? Tips to Regain Your Sanity & Yard!
by Grant Williams, Ultimate Pest Control

4:00 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
Leaky Showers: Prevent, Protect, & Ensure a Modern, Waterproof Wet Area
by Barrett Reiner, WEDI Corp.

4:30 pm | Project Stage
Going Ductless – More Comfort, Less Money
by Ryan Gregg, The Heat Pump Store

5:00 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
Aging in Place in the Comfort of Your Own Home
by Teo Wences, Hybrid Real Estate & Mobility Friendly Homes

5:30 pm | Project Stage
Recycling! NEW Plastic Collection in Neighborhoods
Community Collectors Training
by Kelly Bell, Lane Co. Master Recycler
& Sarah Grimm, Lane Co. Waste Reduction Specialist

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

Sunday – October 13, 2019

11:00 am | Main Stage
Creating a Mason Bee Sanctuary in Your Backyard
by Jim Ullrich, Knox Cellars Mason Bees

11:30 am | Project Stage
Zero Waste in the Kitchen – Making Croutons to Soup Stocks & More!
by Celeste Percy, Diede Janel, Chrystal Wilkerson, OSU Master Food Preservers
and Crystal Wilkerson, OSU Extension

12:00 pm | Main Stage
Autumnal Glory – Spectacular Plants Celebrate the Colorful Season
by Mary-Kate Mackey, Award Winning Garden Writer
& Vanessa Gardner Nagel, FAPLD, NCIDQ & Author

12:00 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
The Truth & Myths about Quartz, Stone & Granite Countertops
by Laureen Youngblood, American Home & Stone

12:30 pm | Project Stage
Learn All You Need to Know about Cruising Alaska!
PRIZES! $100 TravelPerks Travel Certificate ~ 5 Winners
by Gary Smith, TravelPerks, Nation’s #1 Cruise Agent

1:00 pm | Main Stage
Tips & Tricks for Gardening: Smarter Not Harder – Discover Adaptive Tools
by Chuckie Aanestad, OSU Master Gardener

1:00 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
Ask the Experts! Design, Construction, Wood Floors & Home Maintenance
by Rainbow Valley Design & Construction Panel –
Alec Dakers, Dean Lamoureux, Keith Garcia & Ethan Shayla

2:00 pm | Main Stage
Extend your Vegetable Garden into Fall/Winter
by Shirley Betournay, OSU Master Gardener

2:00 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
Contracts & Contractors – 10 Ways to Stay Protected During Construction Projects
by Joshua Shafer, Stonewood Construction

2:30 pm | Project Stage
Going Ductless – More Comfort, Less Money
by Ryan Gregg, The Heat Pump Store

3:00 pm | Remodel it Now! Stage
Inspiring Kitchen Remodels
by Stefanie Rotella, Neil Kelly Design/Build Remodeling

For stage locations and show floorplan click the button below:

Map – Lane Co Home Improvement Show 2019