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    Denver, Colorado July 11-13, 2013

    2013 Schedule

    Dates & Times

    Registration

    Registration has ended. If you wish to attend NCYGS 2013 there will be limited on-site registration available.
     

    Schedule

    The following schedule is subject to change
    Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday | Saturday

     

    Tuesday July 9, 2013

    4:00pm - 6:00pm Check-in for pre-symposium excursion to children's gardens in hotel lobby

     

    Wednesday July 10, 2013

    7:30am - 8:30am Check-in for pre-symposium excursion to children's gardens in hotel lobby

    8:30am - 6:00pm Pre-Symposium excursion to visit the children's gardens at The Gardens on Spring Creek and Cheyenne Botanic Gardens (additional registration required)

    11:30am - 1:00pm Check-in for pre-symposium excursion to three school gardens in hotel lobby

    1:00pm - 6:00pm Pre- Symposium excursion to visit three school gardens with Denver Urban Gardens (additional registration required)

    4:00pm - 6:00pm Check-in hotel lobby for symposium attendees

     

    Thursday July 11, 2013

    7:15am - 9:45am Shuttle from hotel to Denver Botanic Gardens (DBG)

    7:30am - 2:00pm Check-in and on-site registration open outside Mitchell Hall

    8:00am - 10:00am Breakfast in Mitchell Hall

    8:15am Welcome and Opening Announcements, Brian Vogt, CEO Denver Botanic Gardens

    9:00am - 10:00am Garden Explorations at DBG

    10:15am - 11:15am Session Block 'A'

    11:30am - 1:00pm Lunch in Mitchell Hall

    12:00pm Keynote Presentation, Louise Chawla with Brooke Gessay

    1:15pm - 2:45pm Session Block 'B'

    3:00pm Buses leave for Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield for evening dinner/reception

    3:00pm A shuttle will be provided from DBG to the hotel for anyone who wishes to not attend the event at Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield. Please note: there is no transportation provided from the hotel to Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield.

    4:00pm - 7:30pm Dinner and reception at Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield (included in registration)

    8:00pm Buses depart Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield and return to the hotel

     

    Friday July 12, 2013

    7:15am - 9:45am Shuttle from hotel to DBG

    7:30am - 2:00pm Check-in and on-site registration open outside Mitchell Hall

    8:00am - 10:00am Breakfast in Mitchell Hall

    9:00am - 10:00am Garden Explorations at DBG

    10:15am - 11:45am Session Block 'C'

    12:00pm - 1:30pm Lunch in Mitchell Hall

    12:30pm Keynote Presentation, Marcia Eames-Sheavly

    1:45pm - 2:45pm Session Block 'D'

    3:00pm - 4:00pm Session Block 'E'

    4:15pm - 5:15pm Shuttle from DBG to hotel

    ***Evening on your own***

     

    Saturday July 13, 2013

    7:15am - 9:45am Shuttle from hotel to DBG

    7:30am - 12:00pm Check-in and on-site registration open outside Mitchell Hall

    8:00am - 9:30am Breakfast in Mitchell Hall

    8:45am Remarks by Panayoti Kelaidis, Denver Botanic Gardens

    9:45am - 10:45am Session Block 'F'

    11:00am - 12:00pm Session Block 'G'

    12:15pm - 2:00pm Lunch in Mitchell Hall

    12:45pm Keynote Presentation, David Sobel

    2:00pm Buses for post- Symposium excursion depart DBG

    2:00pm - 3:00pm Shuttle from DBG to hotel (for those not attending post-Symposium excursion)

    3:00pm - 7:00pm Post- Symposium excursion to Niwot Hops farm and Avery Brewing (additional registration required)