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2014 Agenda

The Doster Center will open at 8:00 am and the meeting will begin at 9:00 am. on both Friday and Saturday, June 6th and 7th. The current Agenda for 2014 is shown below and is subject to change

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Friday, June 6, 2014

8:00 AM     Arrive & Vendor Set-Up – Brunch – Dispense Co-Op Items – Grab Your Goodie Bag!
9:00            Opening Remarks, Introductions – Welcome Soapers!
9:15            Entrepreneurship:  The Good, the Bad & the Ugly – Lela Barker, Keynote Speaker
10:15          Vendor Spotlight – Doorprizes (Warm-up round)
10:45          Mica Glycerin Swirl – Michelle Rhoades
11:30          Making the Farmers’ Market Work for You – Don Wambles
12:00          Lunch & Vendor Shopping – Plantation House
1:00           15 Minutes of Fame
1:15            Masterbatching – Kenna Cote
2:15            Vendor Spotlight – Doorprizes (Warm-up round)
2:45            Make Your Own Laundry Detergent - Margaret Lankford/Ami Simpson
3:45            Using Beeswax in Your Products- Theda Gatlin
4:30            Packaging Embellishments – Beth Harrison
5:00            Closing Remarks
5:15            Annual Meeting – Elections

Saturday, June 7, 2014

8:30 AM     Arrival, Settle In, Early Shopping, Brunch, Drop swap goodies off at table!
9:00            Opening Remarks
9:15            TBA – Brandy McClurg
10:00          Making Tart Melts -  Lisa DeViese
10:30          The Biology of the Skin - Deborah Bruijn
11:30          Vendor Spotlight – Doorprizes – Grab swap goodies!
12:00          Lunch & Vendor Shopping – Plantation House
1:00            15 Minutes of Fame
1:15            When Good Soap Goes Bad and What to Do About it– Kenna Cote
2:15            Vendor Shopping - Doorprizes
2:45            Candles, Candles, Candles! – Amanda Stott
3:45            10 Steps to a Retail Business on a Shoestring – Michelle Rhoades
4:45            Final Doorprizes (The Biggies!) – Closing Remarks, Break Down, Cleanup, and Get Out of Dodge!

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