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WORKSHOP SCHEDULE 

Workshops will be located in the Varsity Grill on the 4th Floor. Workshops will run approximately 45 minutes.

Saturday

11:00 a.m.
Renovation: Purchase and Refinances
David Schuld, Global Credit Union
David Schuld will present information regarding renovation loans available, their requirements, and differences between if you are refinancing your current home with a renovation loan, or purchasing a new home that may need renovation.
12:00 p.m.
Designing and Building an Energy Efficient Timber Home
Rodney Robertson, International Homes of Cedar
Learn 5 areas of focus to design an energy efficient timber home
1:00 p.m.
How to Work with a Builder
Connie Yoshimura, Berkshire Hathaway
From lot selection to a house plan to construction financing to allowances for finishes, learn the secret ins and outs of successfully working with a home builder.
2:00 p.m. 
Mastering Cable Handrails: A Comprehensive Guide to Planning, Buying, and Building Your Own
Cody Lee, GC Handrail
Cody Lee's expertise in building and fabricating cable handrails in Anchorage for over a decade makes him a valuable resource for homeowners looking to enhance their living spaces. Whether you're considering an update to your deck's handrail or aiming for a modern touch inside your home, Cody's comprehensive guidance can significantly streamline your project.
3:00 pm 
Alaska Botanical Garden
Will Criner, Growing Garlic in Alaska
Did you know garlic is a great crop for Alaskans! Learn everything you need to know to have success with garlic in your garden. Join Will Criner Garden and Facilities Manager at the Alaska Botanical Garden for an informative workshop.

Sunday

11:00 a.m.
Building a Healthy Body and Mind in a Modern World
Debbie Higbee Warburton, Get 2 Wellness, LLC
American is about 5% of the worlds population, and we consume over 50% of the the worlds medication! And yet our health is declining! It is currently forecasted that by 2030 50% of the population will be obese. Which leads to more diseases and shortens our life span. As a nation we have lost our way. If your tired of being tired. If you want to create health in your life... Come learn how we are making a difference - one healthy habit at a time. All those that attend can sign up for a free ebook.
12:00 p.m.
Designing and Building an Energy Efficient Timber Home
Rodney Robertson, International Homes of Cedar
Learn 5 areas of focus to design an energy efficient timber home
1:00 p.m. 
TBD
Alaska Insulated Panels
TBD
2:00 p.m. 
Mastering Cable Handrails: A Comprehensive Guide to Planning, Buying, and Building Your Own
Cody Lee, GC Handrail
Cody Lee's expertise in building and fabricating cable handrails in Anchorage for over a decade makes him a valuable resource for homeowners looking to enhance their living spaces. Whether you're considering an update to your deck's handrail or aiming for a modern touch inside your home, Cody's comprehensive guidance can significantly streamline your project.
3:00 pm 
Indoor Air Quality / Blackout Backup 
Art Nash, UAF Coop Extension
Emergency Homeowner Disaster Handbook, adaptive living in the yard, safe space heat.
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