JOIN US FOR THE 3RD ANNUAL QUAD CITIES POLLINATOR CONFERENCE
September 13 from 1-8:30 p.m. and September 14 from 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Located at the River Center, 136 E 3rd St, Davenport, IA 52801
Two optional pre-conference workshops will be held on September 13 from 8:30-11:30 a.m. Click here for more information on the sessions with Dr. Paul Mayes and Brian Ritter, and here for the session with The Monarch Joint Venture.
With planning committee members from Nahant Marsh; Pheasants Forever, Inc. and Quail Forever; Rock Island Soil and Water Conservation District; Scott County Soil and Water Conservation District; Trees Forever; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service; and Wallace’s Garden Center.
Our informational sessions will focus on Bees, Butterflies & Beyond; Woodlands & Wetlands; and Crafting Conservation. Wednesday’s Dinner Keynote will be provided by Dr. Doug Tallamy, Chair of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, University of Delaware and Bringing Nature Home Author. The conference will conclude with opportunities to participate in community conservation projects.
Click here to download a PDF with assigned speaker sessions and topics.
The views and opinions of the presenters and those expressed in the student video entries at the conference are solely theirs and not those of the conference organizers.
SPONSORSHIP & EXHIBITOR OPPORTUNITIES
A sponsorship or exhibitor table positions your organization as a committed pollinator stakeholder and helps to ensure the success of this event. An early commitment to sponsoring ensures maximum exposure for your organization on upcoming conference marketing materials.
Vendor booths are also available in the upper hallway for $50 each. These include un-skirted 6’ tables.
If interested, please contact Lindsey Kennedy at firstname.lastname@example.org or 563.336.3374.
THANK YOU TO OUR GENEROUS 2017 SPONSORS:
$2,500 Clover Sponsors
|Eastern Iowa Community Colleges||www.eicc.edu|
|Nahant Marsh Education Center||www.nahantmarsh.org|
|U.S. Fish & Wildlife||www.fws.gov|
$1,000 Alfalfa Sponsors
|American Farmland Trust||www.farmland.org|
|Figge Art Museum||figgeartmuseum.org|
|Illinois Farm Bureau||http://www.ilfb.org/|
|Iowa Living Roadway Trust Fund||www.iowadot.gov/lrtf/home|
|Salt Creek Butterfly Farm||www.saltcreekbutterflyfarm.com|
|Walcott Trust and Saving’s Bank||www.walcottbank.com|
|Waste Commission of Scott County||www.wastecom.com|
$500 Monarch Butterfly Sponsors
|Davenport Public Works||www.cityofdavenportiowa.com|
|Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation||www.inhf.org|
$250 Purple Cone Flower Sponsors
|Living Lands and Waters||livinglandsandwaters.org|
|National Wildlife Federation||www.nwf.org|
|Rock Island Soil & Water Conservation District||www.rockislandswcd.org|
|Wallace’s Garden Center||www.rockislandswcd.org|
$150 Milkweed Sponsors
|Blank Park Zoo||www.blankparkzoo.com|
|Honey Bee Health Coalition||honeybeehealthcoalition.org|