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June 8-11, 2023 Truro, Nova Scotia Register soon!
North American Rock Garden Society
2023 Conference

Program

Draft Program Schedule, (June 7, 2022)

North American Rock Garden Society (NARGS) 2023 AGM and Conference

June 8-11

Dalhousie Agricultural Campus, Truro (Bible Hill), Nova Scotia, Canada

Conference Theme:  Rocks, Plants and Habitats of Nova Scotia

Thursday, June 8, 2023

11:00 am  NARGS Admin Committee Meeting

1:00 – 5:00 pm  Conference Registration

2:00 pm  NARGS Board Meeting

4:00 pm  Dal Bicentennial Rock Garden tours

5:00 pm  Plant Sale Opens Greenhouse Header, Cox

6:00 pm  Welcoming Reception and Barbecue/Buffet Supper

7:00 pm  Gerald Gloade:  Welcome to Mi’kma’ki

8:00 pm  Allain Belliveau: Acadia Irving Botanical Garden: Wildflowers of Nova Scotia

Friday, June 9, 2023

7:30 am  Breakfast

8:30 am  Bus Tours leave Choice of Annapolis Valley or Truro areas

4:00 pm  Return to Campus

5:00 pm  Plant Sale

6:00 pm  Buffet Supper

7:00 pm  First Awards Presentations

7:30 pm  Esther Wrightman: New and Interesting Plants

8:30 pm  Julia Corden

Saturday, June 10, 2023

7:30 am  Breakfast

8:30 am  Bus Tours: Choice of  Polly’s/Peggy’s Cove (Coastal Barrens) or Truro area

4:00 pm  Return to Campus

6:00 pm  Reception in Dining Hall

6:30 pm  Banquet

7:30 pm  Jiri Papousek

8:30 pm Awards Presentations

Sunday, June 11, 2023

8:00 am  Breakfast

9:00 am  Conference Wrap-up

Local Tours of Truro area

June 8-11, 2023 Truro, Nova Scotia - Register soon!