The Garden Faire 2013 – Schedule

Opening Ceremony    Main Tent  9:30 am

  • Ceremonial Opening and Blessing of the Faire
  • California State Assemblymember Mark Stone
  • City Council members, and other distinguished speakers

Raffle Drawing  5:00 pm

Music

  • 9:00-11:00– The Spice Island Steele Drummer
  • 11:00-1:00 — Kuzanga Marimba
  • 1:00-2:00 — Mystic Troubadours
  • 2:00-3:00 — Sound Healing in Recreation Building
  • 2:30-4:30 — Trio Amanhã ~ Brazilian Music
  • 4:45-7:00– The Steve Graves Band

Main Tent Speakers *

  • 11am — Dr. Earth Thomas Chaplin “Healthy Soil Healthy You ~ You Are What You Eat”
  • 12pm — Patrick Adams & Emmet Brady “Nourishing Our Community: Bees, Insects, Community Groups, & Meet-ups”
  • 1pm — Rich Merrill Keynote Speaker: “Kitchen Gardens for Personal Health & the Health of the Environment”
  • 2pm — Beth Young “Naturescaping for Health, Wealth Beauty & Peace”
  • 3pm — Health Panel: Craig Lane, Dr. Juan Acosta-Urquidi, Dr. Karen Lynch, and Michael McEvoy
  • 4pm — Thomas Wittman “Non-Toxic Vertebrate Pest Control”
* updated schedule 6/19/13

Beer Garden Speakers

  • 10:00 — Beer Making Demo Sponsored by Seven Bridges Cooperative, Mike Smith and Craig Lane
  • 11:30-1:00 — Toby Wingo: “Krauting Party” :  Bring cabbage and any other vegetables and/or spices, cutting boards, knives, large jars, large mixing bowls. Take home your own handmade sour kraut!
  • 2:00-3:00 — Craig Lane: Get your libido fizzing with Herbal Sodas
  • 3:00-4:00 — Kelly Dearie: Fermentation as an Art and Medicine
  • 4:00 — Finish the Beer making process

Ongoing Interactive Exhibits:  Ecological Landscaping Association: “The Future of Water” (and more ~ see Exhibitors page)

Anytime Healthy RestStop for Body, Mind, and Spirit, so you can Keep on Gardening, in the Recreation Building

  • Tea House
  • Chair Massage
  • Reiki
  • Heart Rate Variability
  • Sound Healing 2:00 – 3:00