NEXT CHAPTER MEETING:   Monday, November 6, 2017  6:30 pm

Program:  Invasives presented by Ron Loper

Ron Loper will present a program on Invasives, both native and alien, and remind us of some botanical terms. He is a past president of the State society, a charter member of the Tyler chapter, and has held several offices here. He is a retired petroleum engineer, and a good photographer of plants that his wife Ruth points out to him.


The chapter meets at the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Nature Center at 11942 FM 848 (Bascom Hwy) in Tyler, Texas on the first Monday of the month, Sept-May; second Monday if the first Monday is a holiday. Meetings begin at 6:30 pm with a program followed by refreshments and a short business meeting. Meetings are open to the public. Several field trips are offered throughout the year.

5:00 Dinner at Happy’s Fish House, 2202 E. Fifth St. Tyler

6:30 Meeting at Nature Center

Directions: In Tyler take Loop 323 to SH 248 (southeast of Tyler). Go east on SH 248 past the UT Tyler Campus to FM 848 (about 3 miles). Turn right on FM 848 and travel 0.7 mile. The Nature Center is on the right.