Meeting Announcement – Tuesday, September 27

Topic: ” The Natural History of Milkweeds ”

Speaker: Craig Hensley, TPWD Interpretive Specialist and Monarch Expert

Location: Fellowship Hall of Memorial Presbyterian Church, 601 North Milam Street, Fredericksburg.

Program is free and open to the Public.

For a personal note from Craig, click here Let the Monarch Migration Begin

Members Only Plant Sale – Oct 7th

We will again be offering a 10% discount to members that pick their plants up on Friday, October 7th from 1PM – 6PM

Schedule leading to the October 7 sale:
Monday, September 26th – The plant list will be emailed out to the membership

Tuesday, September 27th – NPSOT monthly meeting 6:30 – 8:00
You can turn in your order at the meeting, if you are ready.

Thursday, September 29th – “All orders must be turned in” to Nancy Person at
nancykperson@gmail.com or cell phone – 210-913-2443.

Friday, September 30th – Nursery order to be submitted

Friday, October 7th / 1 PM – 6 PM   –   Members plant pick up

Saturday, October 8th /  9AM – 12 Noon  Public Plant Sale
Location – NPSOT State Headquarters at San Antonio St. and Milam St.

There is a short period of time from when you receive your plant list and turning in your order. This is to alleviate the situation with plants not being available. The nursery updates their plant availability each week.

October 11 Field trip to Canyon Lake Gorge

Join plant and geology guides on a walk through the gorge, formed during a few days in 2002 after a massive volume of water poured over the Canyon Lake spillway and carved through roughly a million years of geologic history within a few days. Explore the way native plants are colonizing the bare rock, and enjoy the exposed aquifer, fault lines, dinosaur tracks, and other geologic interest items. Please contact Raeann at rrbiehle@gmail.com or 832.858.8783 for Canyon Lake Gorge Field Trip and to register.

Oct 25th – Members Meeting Notice

Time: 6:30 PM Social with refreshments, 7PM Program

Topic: Growing and Maintaining Native Grasses “

Speaker: David Will, Texas Certified Landscape Contractor

Location: Fellowship Hall of Memorial Presbyterian Church, 601 North Milam Street, Fredericksburg.

Program is free and open to the Public.