Rural Romp 2018

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University of Guelph, Landscape Architecture - Pit Lobby


The Rural Planning and Development program in the School of Environmental Design and Rural Development, University of Guelph and the Ontario Professional Planners Institute's Student Liaison Committee invite you to the 2018 Rural Romp - where we bring rural matters to the foreground!

The 3rd annual 'Rural Romp' is open to everyone! We are inviting planning, design students and professionals to highlight the uniqueness of rural matters. The day's itinerary is as follows:


11:45 - 1:00 pm: Introductions and Poster Displays

1:00 - 2:30 pm: Guest Speakers including:  Mollie Kuchma - Town of Milton; Peter Smith - Rural Centre of Creativity; Zach Gable - Haldimand County; Debra Swan - Local Community Food Centre and Arthur Churchyard - OMAFA.

2:30 - 3:45pm: Heritage Walking Tour around Guelph

Refreshments and a light lunch are provided. Dress for the weather!

This event is free.  Please RSVP to Patricia Cho at  Food and drinks are provided. Let us know food allergies and accessibility issues and we would be happy to accommodate.

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