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Food+Art+Health

 

In March, Owensboro will host a statewide conversation about the dynamic intersection of food, art and health. The dialogue will begin at the RiverPark Center in downtown Owensboro on March 27, with registration at 12:30 p.m. CST. Tuesday’s agenda will include a series of brief presentations offering a broad understanding of the work happening at these intersections from all across Kentucky. Topics will address the impact of food + art + health on economic development, advancement of the arts, social cohesion, tourism, elder care, health, education and more.

The sessions will wrap-up at 5:00 p.m. CST with a reception and jam session brought to you by the International Bluegrass Music Museum, the Owensboro Symphony Orchestra and the RiverPark Center. Additional networking opportunities will continue into the evening hours, all within walking distance of both the event venue and the downtown hotels.

Wednesday, March 28 will be hosted at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, staring with breakfast at 8:30 a.m., guided art walks, Q&A opportunities with the presenters and an informative session on how to find funding for innovative projects. Wednesday’s session will end at noon.

DAY 1 AGENDA

RiverPark Center
101 Daviess Street
Owensboro, KY 42303

Central Standard Time

12:30 p.m.Registration

1:00 p.m.Welcome

1:15 – 1:45 p.m.Arts + Health Panel

1:45 – 2:00 p.m.Transition / Performance

2:00 – 2:15 p.m.Arts + Elder Care Communities

2:15 – 2:45 p.m.Arts + Food + Tourism

2:45 – 3:00 p.m.Break

3:00 – 3:30 p.m.Art + Workforce Development Panel

3:30 – 3:45 p.m.Art + Armed Forces (Special Guest: General Nolen Bivens)

3:45 – 4:30 p.m.Arts + Social Cohesion

4:30 – 5:15 p.m.Arts + Education Panel: Building a Culture

5:30 – 6:30 p.m.Wine & Cheese Reception & Jam Session
Sponsored by: International Bluegrass Music Museum, Owensboro
Symphony Orchestra and the RiverPark Center

6:30 – 8:00 p.m.Dinner on your own (List of local restaurants will be provided)

8:00 p.m.Networking Social at CYO Brewery

Register today!

 


 

DAY 2 AGENDA

Owensboro Health Regional Hospital
1201 Pleasant Valley Road
Owensboro, KY 42303

Central Standard Time

8:30 a.m.Light Breakfast
Owensboro Health Regional Hospital
Café Meeting Room A

9:00 a.m.Art Walks – A brief walking tour of the OHRH Art Collection

9:15 a.m.Welcome - Greg Strahan, CEO, Owensboro Health

9:20– 10:00 a.m.Q&A with Conference Presenters
Moderators: Sandi Curd and Debbie Zuerner Johnson

10:00 – 10:15 a.m.Break

10:15 – 11:30 a.m.Funding Food + Art + Health

11:30 a.m.Wrap up – Next Step

Register today!

 


 

Holiday Inn – Downtown Riverfront

701 W. 1st Street
Owensboro, KY 42301
270-683-1111

Special rate of $114 / night when you book using the link below, or reference your connection to the Food + Art + Health event. This rate includes complimentary parking, Wi-Fi internet, access to fitness, pool, and business centers. This rate will be available until March 19.

Reservation link for Holiday Inn – Downtown Riverfront:

https://bit.ly/2EV3xc

 

Hampton Inn & Suites Owensboro Downtown / Waterfront

401 W. 2nd Street
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 685-2005

Special rate of $124 / night when you book using the link below, or reference your connection to the Food + Art + Health event. This rate includes complimentary breakfast and Wi-Fi internet.

Reservation link for Hampton Inn & Suites Owensboro Downtown / Waterfront:

http://group.hamptoninn.com/foodartandhealthdialogue

 


 

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