Events Calendar

 2020 Huntsville Native Plant Society Calendar

OUT OF AN ABUNDANCE OF CAUTION REGARDING COVID-19 OUR MARCH THROUGH MAY OUTINGS ARE CANCELED

 Welcome returning and new members! We have a variety of fun activities planned!

  Date

Day

Activity

Location/Time

Contact

Comments

   JAN 28

TUES

Potluck and Kickoff Party

Huntsville Botanical Garden 6:00pm-7:30pm in Volunteer Room

 

Please bring a dish.

Call a Member for gate code

  MAR 29 Canceled

SUN

Edible Natives Walk on Green Mtn.

See Location Below*

Lynne Weninegar

We will sample some dishes she will make with the foraged materials

    APR 4 Canceled

SAT

Newsom Sinks Hike led by Harold Holmes

See Location Below*

Rachel Young

256-503-8938

We will see Trillium Flexipes

  MAY 16 Canceled

SAT

Tree and Other Plant Identification Graham Farm

See Location Below*

 

Kenneth Ward

256-679-8332

We will learn about upland forests and wildflowers

   JUN __

TBA

FRI

Wildflower Propagation Class

Huntsville Botanical Garden  TBA

Rachel Young

256-503-8938

We will learn some how to’s on plant propagation

SEP

   10-12

FRI-SAT

HBG 2nd Native Plant Symposium & Plant Sale

Huntsville Botanical Garden

 

Members are encouraged to volunteer

and participate

   SEP 19

 

SAT

Wetland, Meadow, and Other Habitats at Jerry Green’s Farm

See Location Below*

Jerry Green

256-723-9712

We will see native grasses and fall wildflowers

  SEP 29

TUES

Potluck and Planning Session

Huntsville Botanical Garden  6:00pm-7:30pm

 

Please bring a dish.

Call a Member for gate code

 *Meet at 2006 Franklin St. in the parking lot of the Franklin Professional Bldg. (just south of Huntsville Hospital for Women and Children) at 9:00 a.m. on Saturdays and 1:00 p.m. on Sundays Bring water, snacks, lunch, and other necessities for all day hikes.

Other Local Native Plant Activities of Note:
  Mar 6 – Ginger propagation class at Huntsville Botanical Garden’s greenhouse area by Harold Holmes at 9am
  Mar 20 – Class on bog reconstruction at Huntsville Botanical Garden’s greenhouse area by HNPS Members - Canceled
  Mar 28 – Talk on natives in landscaping at Hayes Nature Preserve by HNPS Member Anna Bright at 10am
  Apr 16-19 – HBG Spring Plant Sale

Other Area Native Plant Activities of Note:
  Mar 14 – Wild Ones Native Plant Symposium in Chattanooga
  Apr 4-5 – AWS Spring Meeting
  Apr 17-19 – Trails and Trilliums Festival in Sewanee
  Apr 22-25 – Gatlinburg Wildflower Pilgrimage
  Jul TBA – Cullowhee Native Plant Conference – HNPS Member Harold Holmes will be a Speaker

Important: There will be no regular monthly meeting. The only events are those on this calendar at this time. We have suspended dues until further notice.

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Co-Editor RY,
Jan 29, 2020, 6:45 AM