Statewide Events

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Sunday, March 10, 2019

On the Rocks…Outcrop Plant Communities at South Mountains

Event Sponsor: Southern Piedmont Chapter

Botanist David Campbell will deliver a talk on plant species associated with
rock outcrop communities in the South Mountains region. 

David Campbell works as a Botanist for Habitat Assessment and Restoration
Professionals (HARP). He has over 25 years of experience, and has studied
plants throughout North America, the UK, and the Neotropics.

David just completed a multi-year study on the significant natural areas of
Polk County, NC. He was educated in Canada and the United States.

Please Join Us. Open to the public. Free.

Sunday, March 10, 2019 at 2:00 PM
Reedy Creek Nature Center, 2900 Rocky River Rd, Charlotte NC 28215

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Friday, May 10, 2019

2019 NCNPS Spring Outing - May 10-12

(May 10, 2019 - May 12, 2019)
Event Sponsor: NC Native Plant Society

Photograph by Kelly Clampitt

Mark your calendars now!!
The annual NCNPS Spring Outing for 2019 is May 10, 11 and 12 in the West Jefferson area.  Please join us for some remarkable botanizing in a truly exquisite area of North Carolina.  Although a final agenda is still being developed, information about the Outing is below.

Hikes – The Nature Conservancy has been gracious to allow guided hikes on Bluff Mountain.  The Conservancy’s $15 hiking fee will help protect these 3800 acres preserve. Details on additional hikes are forthcoming
Silent Plant Auction – Bids for the plants can be made Friday and Saturday evening in the New River State Park Community Building.  The auction will close Saturday evening.  Contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for details and also to let them know what you plan to bring.  Donations of unusual and hard to find plants are requested.  Proceeds will support NCNPS operations.
Lodging – A block of rooms is being held at the Holiday Inn Express at a rate of $149 + 13% tax/night until April 10 for May 10 & 11.Call the Holiday Inn direct to make reservations. 336-846-4000. Group NC Native Plant Society.  The “Accommodations” page on the Ashe County Chamber of Commerce lists other accommodations.  Spring Outing participants are responsible for making their own accommodations. 
Meals—Spring Outing participants are responsible for obtaining their own meals.

Details on the entire Spring Outing will be announced once they are finalized.  Questions can be directed to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).  We look forward to seeing as many of you as we can!

Saturday, June 01, 2019

2019 Annual Meeting and Picnic

(10:00 AM to 3:00 PM)
Event Sponsor: NC Native Plant Society

We will meet at Hagan Stone Park near Greensboro for our Annual Meeting and Picnic.  We will also have a native plant sale and auction. Full details closer to the date.

2019 Calendar

Board Meeting dates:
February Board Meeting will be held in Salisbury NC. Further details will be provided at a later date.

Board Meetings begin at 1:00 PM and end at 4:00 PM -

Chapter Meetings and Events

Find details on chapter homepages.

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