2019 Annual GMGA Conference Schedule

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February 9, 2019

2019 Annual GMGA Conference Schedule

October 19 Schedule - Register Now!

  • 8:30 Presentation of the Colors - Military Honor Guard
  • 8:40 Good morning and Welcome - Larry Julian, M.C.
  • 8:40 Welcome to Warmer Robins- Mayor Randy Toms.
  • 8:50 GMGA Direction - President George Jeburk
  • 9:10 Connecting to the Future - UGA Sheri Dorn
  • 9:30 Georgia's Landmark and Historic Trees, Mary Lunn Beckley, Ga Urban Forestry Council
  • 10:15 Break
    • 10:30 Urban Trees 0 Dr Kim Coder
  • 11:45 Lunch

    • 12:45 Southern Living New Plants- Mark Maher, Southern Living
    • 1:45 Discovering Japanese Maples - Nichol Brothers, Mr Maple
  • 2:45 Break
    • 3:00 A Horticulture Journey - Dr Michael Dirr
    • 4:00 Wrap UP and Final Door Prizes

    Tours included with your registration fee

    Friday 1-5

    Native Plant Garden Macon Museum of Arts and Science
    4182 Forsyth Road
    Macon, Ga 31210

    Connect to Protect Garden at the Rosehill Historic Cemetery
    Rosehill Cemetery 1071 Riverside Drive
    Macon Ga 31201
    A Master Gardener will be on site at the garden from 10 - 2

    Sunday 1-4:30

    Massee Lane Gardens and Royal Gardens
    100 Massee Lane
    Fort Valley, Georgia 31030
    Massee Kane Gardens has one of the worlds finest collections of camellias spread out on a nine-acre trek with brick walkways around the trees for easy viewing. A designated International Camellia Society "Garden of Excellence."

    Sunday 9-2 pm

    Royal Garden Tour The Royal Gardens
    2531 Elko Road
    Elko, Georgia
    Ms Royal will be on hand to answer questions about the gardens during the self guided tour.