Speaking Events

If you are interested in having Jessi Bloom come speak at your event, check out this page for information such as topics, past venues and clients.  Many upcoming events are by registration only – please check with the hosting organization to secure your spot!

UPCOMING SPEAKING EVENTS:

July 16-21st 2017 Oregon,  Breitenbush Hot Springs  “Designing Sacred Landscapes” Advanced Permaculture course with Andrew Millison – registration opens 2/1/17

August 5-6, 2017 Albany, OR Mother Earth News Fair

Saturday   12:45pm “Hands-on: Gardening with Mushrooms Using Straw Bales, Wood Chips, and Recycled Cardboard   3:30pm “Hands-on: Rewild the Child!” at the Kids Treehouse

Sunday  11:30pm “Weeds and Water: Wisdom for Resiliency” and Book Signing


August 23, 2017 Seattle, WA Seattle Volunteer Park Conservatory   7:30pm “Water Smart Gardens – Low Impact Design” in the Education Greenhouse

September 15-66, 2017 Seven Springs, PA Mother Earth News Fair

  •  “Hands-on: Gardening with Mushrooms Using Straw Bales, Wood Chips, and Recycled Cardboard   
  • “Hands-on: Rewild the Child!” at the Kids Treehouse
  • Keynote: “Weeds and Water: Wisdom for Resiliency” and Book Signing

September 23, 2017 Bellevue Botanical Gardens  2:45pm Cool Plants & Hot Topics Master Gardener Clinic

September 30, 2017 “Plant Allies and Medicine for the Soul”   Bothell, WA Right of Passage Journeys

March 13, 2018 Redmond, WA Redmond Garden Club 7:15pm “Incredible Edibles”

Past Events: 2016/2017

March 19th 2016  “Water Wisdom: A Permaculture Approach to Hydrological Literacy” Northwest Horticultural Society’s Annual Symposium Location: Bastyr University Seminar/Book Signings

April 9th 2016Edible Landscapes for the Homeowner” Gray Barn Nursery Registration -Hosted by Cascade Water Alliance 7-8:30pm Workshop/Book Signing

April 19th 2016 “Smart Garden Design” Hosted by the City of Everett Registration 7-8:30pm Workshop/Book Signing

April 23th 2016Perma-what?! Garden Design for Sustainable LandscapesHosted by Molbak’s 12-1pm Workshop/Book Signing

April 24th 2016 Nashville Tennessee, Country Living Magazine Fair Seminar/Book Signing

April 27th 2016Sustainable Landscape Principles and Design Strategies” Padilla Bay Research Reserve Hosted by Skagit County Backyard Conservation Program 6-7:30pm Workshop/Book Signing

April 30, 2016 “Creating Sacred Space: Design and Ceremony” Hosted by Rite of Passage Journeys   Bothell, WA Workshop

May 17th, 2016Practical Permaculture” at the Burlington City Hall Seminar/Book Signing

June 4-5th 2016 Albany, Oregon Mother Earth News Fair

July 9-10th 2016 Wisconson Mother Earth News Fair

  • Saturday   1:00-2:00 p.m.   “Top 10 Homestead Hacks for Beginners”   MOTHER EARTH NEWS Stage. Book Signing: 2:00-2:30 PM
  • Saturday   5:30-6:30 p.m.   “ReWild the Child!”   Kids Treehouse Stage
  • Sunday   11:30-12:30 p.m.   “Perma-What? How You Can Create Your Own Paradise Homestead with Permaculture”   Yanmar Sustainable Agriculture Stage

October 6th 2016 Snohomish County 2016 Master Gardener Training – Sustainable Design Elements 12-3pm WSU Extension

October 14th 2016  2016 EcoPro Training “Sustainable Design” Hosted by WSNLA in Thurston County Health Department, 412 Lilly Rd NE, Olympia (By Registration Only, CEU’s available)

October 22-23 2016 Topeka, Kansas Mother Earth News Fair

  • Saturday   11:30-12:30 p.m.   Top 10 Homestead Hacks for Beginners  Main Stage
  • Sunday   1:00-2:00 p.m.   Perma-What? How You Can Create Your Own Paradise Homestead with Permaculture   Yanmar Sustainable Agriculture Stage
  • Sunday   4:00-5:00 p.m.   ReWild the Child!   Kids’ Treehouse Stage
  • Book Signing: Saturday 12:30-1:00 p.m.

Feb 18-19 2017 Belton Texas Mother Earth News Fair

  • Saturday    (to be announced)
  • Sunday
  • Book Signing

Feb 23rd 2017 “Edible Landscapes for the Homeowner” Cascade Water Alliance Gardener Workshop, Hosted By Sammamish Plateau Water, 1510 – 228th Avenue SE, Sammamish, WA 98075 (FREE)

Feb  26th 2017 NW Flower & Garden Show, Seattle WA

  • Sunday 11am “Container Wars” Garden Wars Arena (North Hall)
  • Sunday 1pm “Top 10 Homestead Hacks”  Rainier Room Book signing

March 4th 2017 “Perma-what? Design your garden using Practical Permaculture ” Whidbey Island Gardener Workshop, Hosted By Island County Master Gardener Foundation at Oak Harbor HS.

March 9th 2017 “Designing your own Northwest Paradise” Hosted by Cascade Water Alliance at 7pm Peter Kirk Community Center, 352 Kirkland Ave, Kirkland, WA 98033 (FREE)

March 22, 2017 “Sustainable Landscape Principles and Design Strategies” Padilla Bay Research Reserve Hosted by Skagit County Backyard Conservation Program 7-8:30pm Workshop/Book Signing

March 29, 2017    Host: Yakima County Master Gardeners Symposium

  • 1:15pm “Permaculture for Gardeners” at Ahtanum Youth Park – Red Barn (members only)
  • 7pm “Water Wise Gardening” at Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences (open to the public)

May 13, 2017 Easy Peasy Edibles: Perennial Food Plants”  Hosted by Woodinville Water District and sponsored by Saving Water Partnership

June 10-11th 2017 Vermont Mother Earth News Fair

  • Saturday    (to be announced)
  • Sunday
  • Book Signing