2017 Symposium Schedule

The Viridis Genii Symposium is taking place at the Still Meadow Retreat Center in Damascus, Oregon. For more information on location and lodging, click here.  If you haven’t bought your tickets yet, click here to purchase them.

Friday June 9th, 2017
3:30pm – 6:00 pm Registrations/Check-In/Vendors Open
6:00 – 7:00pm Dinner (meal included w/ ticket)
7:30 – 9:00pm Keynote Lecture w/ Corinne Boyer
The Witch’s Basket- Traditional Plant Ways of the Wise

Saturday, June 10th, 2017

8:30 – 9:30 Registrations & Breakfast (see registrations to purchase meal)
9:30 – 10:30 Demetrius Lacroix
Putting the Root back in Root Working 
10:30 – 11:00 Break and Vending Open
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch (meal included w/ ticket) & Vending Open
1:00 – 3:00   Workshop Session 1 & Vending Open
(must sign up for workshops for an additional fee)
Corinne Boyer
A Box of Rustic Charms $45

Cody Dickerson
The Devil’s Eye: an introduction to working with black henbane $45

Demetrius Lacroix
Working the Root $45

3:00 – 3:30   Break & Vending Open
3:30 – 5:00 Workshop Session 2 & Vending Open
(must sign up for workshops for an additional fee)
Becky Beyer
The Roots of Appalachian Folk Magic: Talismans $35

EagleSong
Plant Walk: Journey with Whitethorn $35

Roberta Mackrill
Plant & Stone Voices of the Ancients $35

6:15 – 6:30   Break
7:30 – 8:30   Dinner (see registrations to purchase meal)
9:30 – 11:00   Social Event
Special Performance w/ Kith and Kin
Sunday, June 11th

9:00 – 10:00  Registrations  & Breakfast
(see registrations to purchase meal) 
10:00 – 11:00   Becky Beyer
Roots in Appalachia
11:00 – 11:30   Break & Vending Open
11:30 – 12:30   Jesse Hathaway Diaz
Ko si ewe, Ko si orisa: Without plants, there are no gods

12:30 – 1:30   Lunch (meal included w/ ticket) & Vending Open
1:30 – 4:30   Workshop Session
(must sign up for workshops for an additional fee)
Jesse Hathaway Diaz
Ewé okún’má- Spiritual Baths in Lucumí $65

Jason Scott
Planetary Fungi: Working with Myco-Astrological Correspondences $65

EagleSong Evans Gardener
Hawthorn: Recipes and Remedies $65

4:30 – 5:00   Break & Vending Open
5:00 – 6:00   Robert Bartlett
Humoral Medicine and Spagyric Anatomy

6:00 – 6:30   Break & Vending Open
7:30 – 8:30   Dinner (see registrations to purchase meal)
9:30 – 12:00
After Symposium Reception Party

Monday June 12th, 2017
10:00 – 11:00am Pack up rooms/Checkout
11:00 – 12:00pm Brunch (must prepay (see registrations booth on Saturday or Sunday to purchase ticket)

The Viridis Genii is on Holiday October 31-November 12th. All orders received during this time will be shipped on November 12th. Please use coupon code 'samhain2017' to receive 15% off your order as a thank you for your patience!! Dismiss