Blooms, Bird & Hops Tour in Gloucester, VA

Apr 07, 2018 12:00pm -
Apr 08, 2018 12:00pm
(GMT-5)
Gloucester, VA

Event Description

Region IV Regional Meeting | Gloucester, VA
Blooms, Bird & Hops Tour in Gloucester, VA
Saturday, April 7 - Sunday, April 8, 2018

Early Registration Ends Friday, March 9

Join GWA in beautiful Gloucester, Virginia for a weekend full of beautiful gardens and local charm. Enjoy three private garden tours, including the home of GWA President Becky Heath, as well as talks by locals Rollins Woolley and Jeff Wright. Special thank you to event sponsors Brent & Becky's Bulbs and Nuttall & Co.

Agenda

Saturday, April 7
 
12:00PM -12:45PM Lunch sponsored by Nuttall & Co.
 
12:45PM - 1:45 PM Presentation by Rollin Woolley, retired horticulturist from Colonial Williamsburg
"Home Brew: The Joy (and Challanges) of Growing Hops and Brewing Beer"
 
1:45PM - 2:45PM Visit Dean and Cam Williams' "Magical Garden" 
 
2:45PM - 3:30PM Visit Nuttall & Co., a Historic Register Property & Country Store
 
3:30PM - 5:00PM Visit Rollin Woolley's Garden, including his hops
 
5:00PM - 8:00PM Dinner at Brent & Becky Heath's Home, including a beer tasting and GWA business meeting
 
Sunday, April 8
 
6:45AM - 8:00AM Early Morning Photo Shoot (Optional) at Brent & Becky's Home
Coffee & Juice will be served in the Lounge
 
8:00AM - 8:45AM Continental Breakfast in the Lounge
 
9:00AM - 10:00AM Presentation by Jeff Wright
"Bird, Butterflies & Tulips: Tracking Climate Change Utilizing Garden Inhabitants"
 
 10:30AM - 12:00PM Living Flower Arrangement Workshop
 
12:00PM Lunch on Own and Travel Home
 

Registration Deadlines

  • Early Registration: Friday, March 9
  • Regular Registration: Friday, March 30
     

Cancelation Policy
Cancelation requests received in writing by Friday, March 23 will be subject to a 25% cancelation fee, which will be deducted from the refund. No refunds will be made after Friday, March 23. Substitutions will be permitted with no penalties.


Event Type:Social
Category:Regional Meeting
Early registration ends on Mar 09, 2018.
Regular registration starts on Mar 10, 2018 and ends on Mar 31, 2018.
Late registration starts on Apr 01, 2018.
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

 

Registration Fees
Fee TypeEarlyRegularLate
 Attendee
Member Fee: $45.00$55.00$55.00
Non-Member Fee: $85.00$95.00$95.00
 Guest
Member Fee: $45.00$55.00$55.00
Non-Member Fee: $85.00$95.00$95.00