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Meetings and Minutes

posted Aug 30, 2015, 1:41 PM by Co-Editor RY   [ updated Apr 24, 2017, 6:45 AM ]

COME JOIN US TO KICK OFF 2017

Programs Schedule, 2017

Welcome returning and new members!  The programs this year are a mix of area experts, a member's only plant sale, a family potluck and collaboration with Botanical Garden events.  Meetings are held in the Butterfly House education classroom (unless otherwise noted), on the last Tuesday of each month from 6:00-7:30 pm.  Bring an appetizer to share and come join the fun! Contact a member to get gate code for access after 5:30pm.

February 28:      Neil Doby, Huntsville Mushroom Society

March 28:         Phyllis Light, Medicinal Herbs

 April 25:            Member Only Plant Sale / AWS Scholarship Fundraiser

May 30:            Soozi Pline, Evidence of Butterflies

 June 27:           Hands on Activity Night – More Info. to Come

 July 25:             Business Meeting

   

Download Our 2017 Schedule Below!!!

Hikes and Outings

posted Oct 12, 2009, 5:35 PM by Co-Editor RY   [ updated Jan 30, 2017, 9:26 AM ]


Program and Hike Schedules 2017


Saturday, March 25th - Green Mountain Preserve (Land Trust) - Spring ephemerals - New for HNPS
                                      Moderate, 2 miles, 3 hours, Rachel Young, hike leader

Sunday, April 2nd     -   Hurricane Creek Park (Cullman, AL)  - Spring ephemerals - New for HNPS
                                      Moderate, 2 miles, 3 hours, Brian Finzel, hike leader


Sunday, May 28th      - Monte Sano S. P. (Old Section of Bankhead Parkway)
                                     Poke Milkweed, Heartleaf Hedge-Nettle
                                     Easy, 2 miles, 2 hours, Brian Finzel, hike leader

ALL HIKES:

All outings originate 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 & 1:00 p.m. on Sundays unless otherwise specified.
Contact the guide about meeting anywhere else along the way or at the destination.

Bring water, snacks, a picnic lunch, and other necessities for all day hikes.


Service Projects

posted Oct 12, 2009, 5:34 PM by Co-Editor RY   [ updated Nov 16, 2016, 2:14 PM ]

2017 Details Coming Soon!

Other Events

posted Oct 12, 2009, 4:33 PM by Co-Editor RY   [ updated Jan 11, 2017, 6:19 AM ]


Look for Another Fabulous Joint Activity in 2017
with the Huntsville Botanical Garden
- More Details to Come!


Our 2016 Joint Activities with the Huntsville Botanical Garden Were Terrific:

Butterflies of Alabama
Native Wildflower Workshop




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