Friday, November 1, 2013

Reminder - Conference Registration is Coming Soon!!!!!

29th Annual  MAEOE
Environmental Education Conference
Make Connections – Take Action
February 6- 9 2014
Princess Royale,
Ocean City MD

Conference Highlights
Thursday Professional Development Institute
Thursday Professional Development Institute (PDI) is a focused, content-based program. Explore current topics in significant depth
Friday Workshops
Friday workshops include a fascinating range of topics.  These are full-day and halfday workshops.
Keynote Speaker, Friday evening
Davey Rogner is an environmental educator, permaculturist, and in 2010, he founded The Harvest Collective to pursue the creation of zero-waste and climate positive communities in America
Saturday Sessions
Over 50 workshops offering a wide variety of topics, presenters and strands. 
Sunday Field Experiences
-       Birding in Ocean City
-       Treasure in the Woods - Geocache at the Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center
9-3pm - Land Ethic Experience and Education, Peggy Eppig, MAEF (FULL DAY) 
A    AGsploration – University of Maryland, Cooperative Extension (HALF DAY)
P    Promoting Safe Food Gardening and Handling Practices in Youth Gardens (HALF DAY)
            GROWING WILD – Kerry Wixted, Maryland DNR (HALF DAY)
7-9pm MAEOE Trivia Challenge, Schooner’s Bar & Lounge, Princess Royale Hotel
9-12, 1-4 - Workshops 
6:30 pm Opening
7-8 Keynote
8-10 Exhibits & Social
8:30 – 11:50 Concurrent Workshops
12 – 1 – lunch by the pool & Green Artist Walk
1- 1:45 – Networking, Green Artist Walk, Exhibit Hall Time
1:45 – 2:45 Concurrent Workshops
2:45 – 3:15 Snack Break in Exhibit Hall
3:00 Silent Auction Ends
3:15 – 5:30 Concurrent Sessions
8:00pm-12am – Conference Social
Many Sunday Field Experiences
to Choose From--Watch For More Details 

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