Spring Programs - List

posted Apr 2, 2012, 7:29 AM by Marty Nielsen

April 11

Wakefield Park

Annandale, VA

Weekday Wildflower Walk with John Dodge, Biologist and Board Member.  Meet at the sign kiosk at the tennis courts at 6 pm.  RSVP: Diana Carter at dcarter1776@yahoo.com.

April 14

Green Spring Gardens

Native Plant Propagation Workshop with Laura Beaty, Propagation Chair.  Morning and afternoon sessions.  RSVP required: Laura Beaty at laurabeaty@mac.com or call 703 534-8746.

April 18

Riverbend Park

Riverbend Park Botanical Walk: Natural History, Folklore and Ethnobotany with Alonso Abugattas.  RSVP:  Diana Carter  dcarter1776@yahoo.com

April 19

Green Spring Gardens

Pollen as a Window into the Past: How Ecologists Use Pollen to Reconstruct Past Vegetation by Dr. Emily W. B. (Russell) Southgate, Adjunct Professor of  Biology at Hood College and author. (RSVP not required.)

April 21

Turkey Run Park

McLean, VA

Spring Wildflower Walk with Cris Fleming, Chapter Botany Chair.  Over 25 species should be in flower.  RSVP required: Diana Carter at dcarter1776@yahoo.com.

May 2

Barcroft Bog

Barcroft Magnolia Bog with Marty Nielsen.  Globally rare plant community.  RSVP required: Marty Nielsen mrtynlsn@gmail.com

May 8

(Location is TBD)

Viburnum ID Field Trip.  RSVP or questions: contact Diana Carter at dcarter1776@yahoo.com

May 17

Green Spring Gardens

Native Plants 101: The Why, the Where and the How of Using Native Plants in the Landscape

May 19

Green Spring Gardens

VNPS Spring Native Plant Sale.  9:00 am to 3:00 pm.

July(Date is TBD)

Green Spring Gardens

Fern ID Workshop with Cris Fleming, Chapter Botany Chair.  Watch for further information.