Networking & Fundraising Event




Theme: Get your hands dirty to keep your mind clean

Description: Enjoy a night of networking with your fellow collegues all while experiencing a one of a kind rotating educational event that will help you better understanding of the connection between health and gardening. End the night with each participant getting the opportunity to create their own unique succulent planter to take home and enjoy.     


  • Understand what Soil based microorganisms are and how they interact with our immune system
  • Exercise and flexiblility, how movement while gardening improves physical health
  • Clean food by planting your own and knowing what fertilizers are natural
  • Getting outside, good for the mind and Vitamin D, understnading how the sunlight from gardening increased vitamin D production

Suggested Learning Need Codes: 1120, 2000, 2040, 2090

Performance Indicators: 2.2.5, 7.2.3, 7.2.6

Schedule of Events

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm      Conference Registration, raffle ticket sales

6:30 pm – 7:00 pm      Open Networking, Cocktails, appetizers, raffle ticket sales

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm      Gardening presentation and activity:  Creating your unique succulent planter and rotating education experience

8:30 pm – 9:00 pm      Open networking, raffle & prize drawing

Speaker: Mary Nuert, RD