2018 Expo Main Stage Schedule
With Barb Stefanyshyn-Cote of Black Fox Farm & Distillery, home of the World's Best Cask Gin 2017.
Friday, April 13th at 7pm
Hear about how a couple of Saskatchewan grain farmers created the prairie’s largest cut flower farm and award-winning distillery while dealing with the joys and challenges of working with the land, customers and Mother Nature. Proudly sponsored by Green Stem Tourism Saskatoon.
Canoe to New Orleans
With Dominique Liboiron
Sunday, April 15th at 1pm
In 2012, Dominique Liboiron canoed 5,200 km from Eastend, SK to New Orleans in memory of his uncle Mitch and to raise awareness about heart disease. Join Dominique as he shares experiences from his 8-month wilderness adventure and the natural beauty, isolation, and individuals he encountered along the way. Proudly sponsored by the Saskatchewan Paddling Symposium.
Friday, April 13th
7:00 pm Changing Gears
Barb Stefanyshyn-Cote, Black Fox Farm & Distillery
Hear about how a couple of Saskatchewan grain farmers created the prairie’s largest cut flower farm and award-winning distillery while dealing with the joys and challenges of working with the land, customers and Mother Nature.
8:00 pm Going Green At the End of Life
Lynn Oliphant & Don Morris
Lynn is a retired professor from the University of Saskatchewan with a practical interest in green burials. Don retrained as a therapeutic counsellor after a successful career as a licensed funeral director and cemeterian. He is also the co-founder of the Home Funeral Practicum. This talk will cover green alternatives to the typical funeral and burial process and promote a societal return to natural, family and community-led death caring and green burial.
Saturday, April 14th
12:00 pm The Library of Things
1:00 pm Eco Fashion Show
Featuring vintage, gender and size-inclusive fashions from Better Off Duds and Thirty-Three Apparel! Come be inspired by these repurposed looks that will show how quality and style never go out of fashion!
2:00 pm Conscious Beauty & Fashion
Jennilee Cardinal-Schultz, Green Tree Beauty
Have you ever wondered about the impact the cosmetics and personal care products you are using have on the environment? Do natural skincare and makeup products really "work"? What does "sustainable beauty" mean? Is it possible to rock all the latest makeup trends and while still being environmentally conscious? Green Tree Beauty Makeup Artist, Jennilee Cardinal-Schultz, will be answering these questions, presenting the latest trends in conscious beauty and sharing tips on how to affordably switch your household to natural, cruelty-free and sustainable cosmetics and personal care products.