FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2019
5PM to Midnight - Lilyhemmer Hospitality Room #1108.
Name tags in Room #1107 Early attendees meet in the Lilyhemmer Hospitality Room.
Bring digital images to show your friends.
7PM to 9PM Keystone Room D open for unloading plants and raffle items.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2019 early bird activities.
7:00 - 11:00 Hospitality room # 1108: Coffee/tea/juice available.
8:00* Exhibition Judges Clinics I (Room TBA)
9:00* Exhibition Judges Clinic III (Room TBA)
8:00* Garden Judges Workshop I (Room TBA)
*It is required that each student taking a workshop or clinic for credit own and bring a copy
of the NEW Judges Handbook available on the AHS Members Portal. Print only the part needed.
8:00 - 11:00 Chat Room-Host Jim Murphy (In Veranda-behind restaurant).
Bring price lists, catalogues, pictures, questions 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, Julietta Calmon
11:00 - 5:00 Lilyhemmer Boutique - Lilyhemmer 25th Anniversery T-Shirts at $15 each
11:00 - 4:50 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.
12:00 Welcome - Linda Herhold
12:05 - 12:50 Chad Bush - Michigan Hybridizer - Color Breaks, Stipples and Toothy Daylilies
1:00 - 1:45 New and Future Introductions – Peter Donato
1:50 - 2:15 Daylily Game - Stuart Kendig
2:20 - 2:40 Drawing (Prizes for the Loosing Tickets)
2:50 - 3:45 Daru Sharp - The Indefinable Explosion of Wacky Daylily Color
3:50 - 4:40 Henry Eastwoods - Eastwoods Nurseries Japanese Maples
4:40 - 4:50 Silent Auction Winners - Don Herr
5:00 - 6:00 Region 3 Meeting - Jerry Bange, Regional President (in Veranda)
6:00 - 7:00 Social Hour - Casual Dress
7:00 - 8:00 Buffet 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 midnight.
SUNDAY OCTOBER 20, 2019
7:00 - 8:15 Hospitality Room #1108: Coffee/tea/juice available.
8:00 - 12:00 Amish Raffle - Place tickets in the jar(s) of the Daylilies you wish to win.
8:15 - 8:20 Welcome - Linda Herhold
8:30 - 9:25 Chris von Kohn – His hybridizing program and The National Arboretum
9:35 - 10:35 Peter Donato - Pros and Cons of Owning, Growing and Caring for Daylilies in a Greenhouse
10:35 - 11:00 Daylily giveaway to first time attendees
11:00 - 11:55 Phil Fass - Iowa Hybridizer - Prairie Wind Garden – Developing Sturdy Plants with Unique Blooms.
12:15 Amish Raffle Drawing - Must be present to win!
Drawing: $500 Daylily Certificate from Don Herr Daylilies. Donated by Don Herr.
You must be present to win!