The Art of Homemaking: Making Your House a Home
October 25-26, 2013

Friday, October 25  
2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Pre-Conference Sessions
3:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Registration Opens
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Plenary Session 1 - Michelle Duggar
8:00 p.m.- 8:15 p.m. Break
8:15 p.m. - 9:30 p.m Breakout Session 1
Saturday, October 26  
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Breakfast (provided with registration)
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Book Signing
9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Plenary Session 2 - Elizabeth George
10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Breakout Session 2
11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch (provided with registration)
1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Plenary Session 3 - Dorothy Patterson
2:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Break
2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Breakout Session 3
3:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Break
4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. Plenary Session 4 - Michelle Duggar
5:15 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Book Signing 

Non-Conference Events

Thursday, October 24 at 10:00 a.m. Chapel with the Duggar Family (MacGorman Chapel)*
Thursday, October 24 at 7:00 p.m. Grindstone Forum with Elizabeth George (Seelig)*

*Non-conference events are open to the public and do not require event registration. Attendance at Friday and Saturday conference sessions requires registration.

Breakout Sessions

How to Live in a Pressure Cooker without Exploding
Rhonda Kelley (“Life Management Skills”)

How to Balance the Duties of Life with Caregiving
Terri Stovall ( “A Life Full of Days: Caring for the Aged”)

Nurturing Preschoolers
Ann Iorg (“Effective Preschool Education: Early Learning”)

The Passover Experience:  Creating a New Easter Tradition – Melanie Leach
Melanie Leach

Holiday Celebrations
Mary Mohler (“Food Ideas for Holiday Celebrations”)

The Impact of Feminism on the Family
Candi Finch (“The Impact of Feminism on the Home”)

Tours of Horner Homemaking House
Pat Ennis

How to Bring JOY to Your Husband Without Losing Yours
Carmen Howell (“God’s Plan for Marriage”)

Family Worship and Spiritual Development in the Home
Karen Yarnell (“Spiritual Formation through Family Worship”)

Family Mealtime
Liz Traylor (“Family Mealtime”)

Interiors that Reflect Your Life Message
Lisa O’Harra (“Decorating Your Home with Love”)

Working from the Home: The Development of Cottage Industries in Your Home
Glynnis Whitwer (“Is Working from Home for You?”)

Teaching and Training Children
Betsy Owens

Raising Teenagers on God's Terms
Joy Cullen


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