2019 Summit Program

SUNDAY // JUNE 30TH

On Sunday, June 30th those attending the Slow Flowers Summit are invited to attend two optional farm tours. Dinner on the Farm is sold out.

1:00-2:30 p.m. // Farm Tour at Blue Sky Flower Farm (Free)

                               24231 Dakota Avenue
                               Lakeville, MN 55044

3:00-4:30 p.m. // Farm Tour at Green Earth Growers (Free)

                               7150 Casey Parkway
                               Prior Lake, MN 55372

4:00-8:00 p.m. // Dinner on the Farm at Green Earth Growers (SOLD OUT!)

 

MONDAY // JULY 1ST

Day 1

Slow Flowers Summit at PAIKKA

                               550 Vandalia Street

                               #165

                               Saint Paul, MN 55114

8:30 a.m. // Registration & Breakfast

9:00 a.m. // Welcome & Introductions // Debra Prinzing, Slow Flowers LLC & Christine Hoffman, Twin Cities Flower Exchange

9:15 a.m. // KEYNOTE: Branding Your Green Platform // Terri McEnaney, Bailey Nurseries Inc.

10:00 a.m. // Sustainable Sourcing + Installations // Carly Jenkins & Tobey Nelson

11:15 a.m. // Foraged Tapestry Installation

11:30 a.m. // Lunch & Installation 

1:00 p.m. // Visual Storytelling for Social Media // Kalisa Jenne-FraserMissy Palacol & Niesha Blancas

2:15 p.m. // Break

2:30 p.m. // Farm-to-Florist: Seeding and Growing a Regional Flower Hub // Christine Hoffman
Amanda Maurmann, & Kelly Morrison

3:45 p.m. // CAPSTONE: Floral Activism & Design Demo // Whit McClure

5:00 p.m. // Cocktail Hour

TUESDAY // JULY 2ND

Day 2

Slow Flowers Summit at TWIN CITIES FLOWER EXCHANGE

                               1790 Larpenteur Avenue West

                               Falcon Heights, MN 55113

8:30 a.m. // Breakfast

9:00 a.m. // Meet the Flower Farmers, Tour and Q&A

10:30 a.m. // Shop the TCFE with a Local Designer & Seasonal Floral Demonstration

11:30-noon // TCFE Shopping & Mingling

Noon-3:00 p.m. // BONUS EVENT! Len Busch Roses Tour (RSVP required by 6/24)

© 2018 Slow Flowers LLC