Schedule of Events

Friday, Sept. 1st

3:00 pm – Registration opens
4:00 – 6:00 – Tour of Twin Oaks
6:00 – 7:30 – Dinner
7:30 – 9:30 – Welcome, introductions, and keynote presentation by Ed Whitfield

Saturday, Sept. 2nd

7:30am – 9:00 – Breakfast
9:00 – 9:30 – Welcoming Circle
9:30 – noon – Meet the Communities – group representatives in attendance introduce themselves and their communities and answer questions. This is a great time to network!
10:00 am – noon – Tour of Twin Oaks Community
12:00 – 1:30 pm – Lunch
1:15 – 5:45 – Workshops (Click here for full workshop schedule)
3:30 – 5:30 – Tour of Twin Oaks Community
6:00 – 7:30 – Dinner
7:30 – 9:30 – Documentary screenings
8:00 – late – Dessert and dance party at the Twin Oaks dining hall

Sunday, Sept. 3rd

7:30 – 9:00 am – Breakfast
9:15 – 10:45 am – Workshops (Click here for full  workshop schedule)
9:00 – 10:45 – Tour of Twin Oaks
11:00 – 12:00 pm – Open Space introduction period
12:00 – 1:15 pm – Lunch
1:15 – 4:00 pm – Open Space: Participant led discussions, activities or workshops on any topic under the sun!
4:00 – 4:30pm – “Closing” circle*
5:00 – Late  – Open houses and tours at various communities
6:00 – 7:30pm – Dinner at the conference site
7:30 – 9:30pm – Documentary screenings

*Closing Circle: There’s more happening through Monday, but many people will be heading home around this time and we’ll do a round of appreciations, parting thoughts, and announcements.

Monday, Sept. 4th, 2016

7:30 – 9:00 am – Breakfast
9am – 4pm – Inclusivity and Social Justice – A deeper dive
5:00pm – Dinner