Special Guest Jim Caruk -Master Contractor and HGTV Host
Saturday at 11am & 2pm - Renovention!® With Jim Caruk The Essential Reno Reality Check
Niki Jabbour is the author of The Year Round Vegetable Gardener (2012 Book Award from the American Horticultural Society) and the host of The Weekend Gardener, which airs April through October from 11 am to 1 pm on News 91.9 FM in Moncton. She also writes extensively for magazines and newspapers across North America. Find her online at www.nikijabbour.com and on Facebook and twitter.
Saturday - 1 pm - Crops in Pots: Join award winning and bestselling author, Niki Jabbour as she offers a variety of easy ways to create productive, yet ornamental container gardens. She'll highlight the basics of container growing and spotlight the best vegetables, herbs and edible flowers for potted gardens. Niki will also share some fun ideas for unusual containers like pallets, recycled wine boxes and more!
Saturday - 3 pm - Year Round Vegetable Gardening: If you have a hankering for homegrown food, you won't want to miss this dynamic presentation by Niki Jabbour, the author of the award winning book, The Year Round Vegetable Gardener. Niki will show you a handful of easy ways to get a jump start on your spring garden, highlighting mini hoop tunnels, cloches and row covers. She'll end with a visual peek at her top vegetables and herbs for the cool and cold seasons!
Saturday at 4pm & Sunday at 1pm –Painting 101: Come join Licensed Painter & Decorator, Rémi Boudreau as he shares with you some helpful Tips & Tricks to help you with your next painting project whether you choose to do it yourself or hire a professional.
Topics of discussion will include:
· Color Selection 101
· How to avoid costly mistakes
· DIY Tips & Tricks
· And more…
Creativity rules in Rémi Boudreau’s life! An accomplished singer, songwriter, author and entrepreneur, he makes his living as a Red Seal Certified Painter and Decorator. With 15 years of experience, and having been awarded for his skills and entrepreneurship acumen on many occasions, he knows the painting business inside and out. From advice on color and assessing your painting needs, to planning and managing your project and getting the job done, Rémi’s passion lies within helping his clients to believe that “A moment of inspiration can change your world.” Express your inner self today!
Friday at 3:30pm & Sunday at 2pm - Fitting the home to lifestage and lifestyle: Most of us want to remain in our present home for as long as possible, even if there are changes in our health. However the vast majority of our homes do not meet our needs as our lifestyles changes. This session will explore some of the housing options we should consider to meet our lifestyle needs as we age. Learn about some practical things you can do to your home to make them more accessible for everyone.
Considering a move? Need to downsize? Learn about some design principles that will allow you to “age in place” in your next home and meet your lifestyle needs.
New! Friday: +55 Seminar Feature/Reception
First 100 attendees to join us in the seminar area will get a GMHBA bag packed full of special offers, goodies and specialized information. Also get a chance to win great prizes. Light refreshments will be available.
3:30pm- CMHC - Jeremie Leblanc - Fitting the home to lifestage and lifestyle
11am – Renovention!® With Jim Caruk The Essential Reno Reality Check
1pm – Niki Jabbour - Crops in Pots
2pm –Renovention!® With Jim Caruk The Essential Reno Reality Check
3pm – Niki Jabbour - Year Round Vegetable Gardening
4pm – Remi Boudreau – Painting 101
1pm – Remi Boudreau – Painting 101
2pm – CMHC - Jeremie Leblanc - Fitting the Home to Lifestage and Lifestyle