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North American Rock Garden Society
2023 Conference

Program

Current Program Schedule (February 2023)

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

3:00 pm  Dal Bicentennial Rock Garden tours

4:00 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  Alain 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

Monday, June 12 to Friday, June 16, 2023

Post Conference Tour

June 8-11, 2023 Truro, Nova Scotia - Register Now