Participation is available through a school application process. Applications were due January 25, 2019 and no additional applications will be accepted at this time.

*The student conference is designed for grades 1-8. High schools may apply to attend the adult portion of the conference


8:30 a.m. – 9:25 a.m.
Arrival/continental breakfast/exhibits

Students go straight to Wilmington Hall for start of conference

9:30 a.m.
Opening remarks from Braeden Mannering

9:35 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Student stations* begin (sessions rotate every 10 minutes, so each group gets to do each session)

11:45 a.m.
Dismissal to lunch in Christina Ballroom

12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Dismissal from conference following lunch 

Station topics include:

  • Healthy food demonstration
  • Bee activity
  • Food waste/recovery
  • Fitness
  • Eating on a budget
  • Vegetable regeneration
  • Worms and butterfly garden
  • Brae’s Brown Bag packing
  • Letters to our Elected Officials
  • Yoga/Mindfulness