2018 Symposium Schedule

The Viridis Genii Symposium is taking place at the Pack Forest Conference Center in Eatonville, Washington. For more information on location, click here.  If you haven’t bought your tickets yet, click here to purchase them.

Friday July 6th, 2018 3:30pm – 6:00 pm Registrations/Check-In/Vendors Open
6:00 – 7:00pm Dinner
7:30 – 9:00pm Keynote Lecture w/ Jeremy Bechelli
Magical Medicine for Plague and Pox; Desperate Diseases Require Desperate Therapies

Saturday, July 7th, 2018
8:00 – 9:00 Breakfast
9:00 – 9:30 Break/Vendors Open
10:30 – 11:00 Break/Vendors Open
11:00 – 12:00 Jesse Hathaway Diaz
Iroko gbà mi o: Iroko, the World Tree Deified

12:00 – 1:00 Lunch
1:00 – 1:30 Break & Vendors Open
1:30 – 3:00   Workshop Session 1 & Vending Open(must sign up for workshops – additional $35  fee)
Becky Beyer
Folk Magic of Hildegard von Bingen’s Herbs

Janine Hagal
Runic Healing and Herbal Correspondence

3:00 – 3:30 Break/Vendors Open
3:30 – 4:30 Joyce Netishen
Calling Back the Soul with Plants
4:30 – 5:00 Break/Vendors Open
5:00 – 7:00   Workshop Session 2 & Vending Open

(must sign up for workshops -$45  additional fee)
Jesse Hathaway
Oba Iggi: The King of Trees

Cody Dickerson
The Forest as Our Forge: Green metalwork and the art of transformation

Joyce Netishen
Ceremony of the Soul

7:00 – 7:30   Break & Vendors Open
7:30 – 8:30   Dinner
9:30 – 11:00   Social Event

Sunday, July 8th
8:00 – 9:00  Breakfast 
9:00 – 9:30  Break & Vendors Open
10:30 – 11:00   Break & Vendors Open
12:00 – 1:00   Lunch
1:00 – 1:30  Break & Vendors Open
1:30 – 4:30   Workshop Session & Vendors Open(must sign up for workshops – additional  $65 fee)
Jeremy Bechelli
Apotropaic Plant charms
Karin Di Giacomo
The Elemental Assignations of Trees
Julia Semproniana Carreras
A Witch View on the Unguento Populeon
4:30 – 5:00   Break &Vendors Open
6:00 – 6:30   Break & Vendors Open
7:30 – 8:30   Dinner
9:30 – 12:00After Symposium Reception
Monday July 9th, 2018 8:00am – 9:00am Pack up rooms/Checkout
9:00am – 10:00 am Brunch (prepaid/not included with ticket (see registrations booth on Saturday or Sunday to purchase) **Must be completely out of housing by 10am