FCS Professionals, MAFCS and TCHC Joint Meeting – Saturday, November 10, 2018


9:30 am Name badge pickup, Socializing & Coffee

10:00 am Becky Yust, PhD Professor of Design, Housing & Apparel, former Interim Dean, College of Design, U of MN

When unemployment is at an all-time low, why do families still struggle to find adequate and affordable housing? Becky will discuss current issues a

nd trends related to housing including current demographic trends, family preferences and needs, financing, government’s role in housing and construction and design parameters.

11:00 am Announcements, Brunch & Conversation

Menu: Fresh Fruit Platter, Scrambled Eggs with Cheddar, Cheery Wood Smoked Bacon, Sausage Links, Breakfast Potatoes, Assorted Breakfast Pastries, Orange Juice, Coffee

12:oo pm Brenda Lanton, Sr. Fellow U of MN Center for Spirituality & Healing, Chef & Restauranteur of Cafe Kardema,
Cafe Brenda, and Spoon River (fresh, local & sustainable foods)

Learn what it took to be a pioneer of fresh, local and sustainable food in the 70’s. Where does that pioneer spirit come from? What is it like  to be an owner and operator of an edgy business in the cut throat restaurant industry.  How do you find the appropriate balance of “this is what I was taught” and “I wonder what would happen if I…?”

Edina Country Club
5100 Wooddale Ave
Edina, MN 55424

Tickets by check only (registration form follows):
$30.00 member of sponsoring group (MAFCS, TCHC, FCS Professionals)
$20.00 students
$35.00 guests

PDU & CEU certificate of attendance will be available.

Registration is due on or before October 31st.  To Register Print, Complete Information Requested and Mail with Payment:  registration form, joint meeting