The Wise Traditions Conference is pleased to provide a youth program for this year’s conference. The program is available for a price of $210 for Friday – Sunday, includes Friday lunch, Friday dinner, Saturday lunch and Sunday brunch. PLEASE NOTE: THIS DOES NOT INCLUDE THE BANQUET DINNER BEING SERVED ON SATURDAY NIGHT. The program will be making cheese quesadillas during the Saturday evening event. The fee for the program without meals is $100. Children ages 3 – 12 who are potty trained are welcome to Wise Traditions 2012 as long as they are enrolled in our youth program. For the sake of other conference attendees, we ask that parents refrain from bringing children to the conference sessions.
There will be no child care provided for infants and children under age 3.
Thursday November 8
Childcare /Sitting for Chapter Leaders. There is no fee. There is no formal program being offered, but a member of the youth program staff will be there. Parents are responsible for providing snacks and drinks.
Friday November 9
Make conference name tags, tote bags, begin conference journals, decorate donation pigsLesson: Yoga and Movement with guest Kim Thompson
Lesson: Heidi and the Raw Milk Presentation with guest Judy Mudrak
Lesson: The Plight of Pigs with guest Mark Baker
AM snack – nut butter on celery stalks with raisins
PM snack – fruit and cheese and pork belly
Friday Evening – Movie Night – *Those registered for meals, will enjoy the buffet dinner with the registered conference attendees. We will be serving popcorn as a snack during the movies.
Saturday November 10 Make labels for the fermented veggie jars youth will bring home, seed paper cards, trail mix
Lesson: Making Pickles with guest Jennifer De Marco
Lesson: Benefits of Bees and Raw Honey – with guest Barbara Geatches
Lesson: All about Kombucha with guest Hannah Crum
AM snack – fermented veggies, pita chips
PM snack – deviled eggs with bacon
Saturday Evening – Dance and Party – *The Saturday Banquet meal is not included in this program. The youth will be making and eating cheese quesadillas with salsa and sour cream and guacamole and carob chews.
Sunday November 11
Finish conference journals, bath salts, ornaments
Lesson: Benefits of Raw Milk – Blaine McAfee
Lesson: Tour of the Wise Traditions Conference Exhibitors and Sponsors
AM snack – cheese, egg nog
PM snack – tuna, program leftovers
All youth in attendance will participate by assisting with snack preparation. Program content and snack/meals are subject to change without prior notification.
Thursday – for chapter leaders training only.
9:45 – 4:15
8:00 – 12:15
1:15 – 5:15
6:15 – 10:30
8:00 – 12:30
1:30 – 5:15
5:45 – 10:00
1:10 – 6:00
PLEASE NOTE THE CLOSURES FOR LUNCH AND DINNER DAILY. YOU MUST PICK UP YOU CHILD DURING THOSE HOURS! FOR THOSE WHO PURCHASE THIS PROGRAM WITH MEALS, YOUR CHILD WILL ACCOMPANY YOU TO DINE ALONG WITH THE OTHER CONFERENCE ATTENDEES. PLEASE KEEP IN MIND THAT THIS DOES NOT INCLUDE THE SATURDAY EVENING BANQUET.