FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2017
5PM to Midnight – Lilyhemmer Hospitality Room #1108.
Name tags in Room #1107. Early attendees can meet in the Lilyhemmer Hospitality Room. Bring digital images to show your friends.
7PM to 10PM Keystone Room D open for unloading plants and raffle items.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2017 early bird activities
7:00 -11:00 Hospitality room #1108: Coffee/tea/juice available.
8:00* Exhibition Judges Clinics I (Commonwealth Room)
9:00* Exhibition Judges Clinic III (Susquehanna Room)
8:00* Garden Judges Workshop I (State Room)
*It is required that each student taking a workshop or clinic for credit own and bring with him a copy of the appropriate Judges Handbooks, 2017 edition, available on the AHS Members Portal. Download/print only the book needed.
8:00 -11:00 Chat Room - Host Jim Murphy (In Veranda-behind restaurant).
Bring price lists, catalogues, pictures to share in informal discussion.
10:00 REGISTRATION OPENS
10:00 ‘til Lilyhemmer Raffle: Tickets $1.00. All prizes drawn.
Raffle Masters: Gary Ball, Cynthia Marriott.
11:00 – 5:00 Lilyhemmer Boutique
11:00 – 5:00 Silent Auction. Bids close at 4:30pm. Don Herr, Silent Auction
Master will have beautiful potted daylilies for you to bid on.
LUNCH ON YOUR OWN ***
Lunch can be purchased in the lobby of Conference Center.
12 Noon Welcome - Linda Herhold
12:05 - 12:50 David Mussar- Canadian hybridizer-Hillside Daylilies-EE, Toothy edges, spots
1:00 - 1:45 2018 Introductions - Peter Donato
1:50 - 2:15 The LilyGame- Barry and Jane Black
2:30 - 3-30 Michael Miller- Virginia Hybridizer - Show scapes, great branching and bud count
3:40 - 4:30 Speaker Workshops-1. Greenhouse and Containers; 2. Seed Management; 3. Culture, Pest Control
4:30 - 4:45 Silent Auction Results - Don Herr
5:00 - 6:00 Region 3 Meeting - Nicole Jordan Regional President (in Veranda)
6:00 - 7:00 Social Hour - Casual Dress
7:00 - 8:00 Dinner
8:05 til ? Live Auction - Auctioneer Stuart Kendig
Drawing: $500 Daylily Certificate - from Small World Gardens, donated by Michael Miller. You must be present to Win! Hospitality Room (#1108) will reopen after the auction if time permits-Closes at 12 Midnight.
SUNDAY OCTOBER 22, 2017
7:00 - 8:15 Hospitality Room #1108: Coffee/tea/juice available.
8:00 – 12:00 Amish Raffle - purchase tickets and place in separate jars corresponding to the daylily you hope to win.
8:15 - 8:20 Welcome - Linda Herhold
8:30 - 9:20 Tom Polston - Ohio Hybridizer-Pleasant Valley gardens- Daylilies/Clydesdales
9:35 - 10:35 Dan Babbitt- Hershey Gardens- Butterflies and More
10:35 - 10-55 Daylily Giveaway to New Attendees
11:00 - 12:00 Jamie Gossard- Ohio Hybridizer- Heavenly Gardens and Spacecoast daylilies
12:15 - Amish Raffle Drawing - Must be present to win!
Drawing: $500 Certificate from Don Herr Daylilies. Donated by Don Herr.
You must be present to Win!