October 2016 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, October 18, 7:30 p.m.

Meeting Place: West Gray Multi-Service Center at 1475 West Gray St., Houston, TX 77019

Program Speaker: Charlie Birdsong

Program: “The Nidularioides Complex”

No Seedling

Meeting Agenda:

  • Greetings/Call to Order/Plant Sale
  • Show and Tell
  • Meeting/Election of Officers
  • Break/Refreshments/Buy raffle tickets/plants
  • Program
  • Raffle
  • Adjourn

Next Board Meeting: Thurs., Nov 10, 7:00 p.m.

Deadline for November bulletin: Nov 1, 2016

September 2016 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, September 20, 7:30 p.m.

Meeting Place: West Gray Multi-Service Center at 1475 West Gray St., Houston, TX 77019

Program Speaker: Nancy Greig

Program: TBA

Seedling: Neoregelia ‘Merlot’

Meeting Agenda:

  • Greetings/Call to Order
  • Show and Tell
  • Meeting
  • Break/Refreshments/Buy Raffle Tickets
  • Program
  • Raffle
  • Adjourn

Next Board Meeting: Thurs., Nov 17, 7:00 p.m.

Deadline for October bulletin: Oct 1, 2016

***There will be a brief board meeting starting at 7:00 PM on the night of the meeting, September 20. Board members are asked to please arrive half an hour before the regular meeting begins.

August 2016 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, August 16, 7:30 p.m.

Meeting Place: West Gray Multi-Service Center at 1475 West Gray St., Houston, TX 77019

Program Speaker: Sam Chism

Program: “Pictures from the 2016 World Bromeliad Conference”

Seedling: none this month

Meeting Agenda:

  • Greetings/Call to Order/Member Plant Sale
  • Show and Tell
  • Meeting
  • Break/Refreshments/Buy Raffle Tickets/Plants
  • Program
  • Raffle
  • Adjourn

Next Board Meeting: Thurs., Nov 17, 7:00 p.m.

Deadline for September bulletin: Sept 3, 2016

July 2016 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, July 19, 7:30 p.m.

Meeting Place: West Gray Multi-Service Center at 1475 West Gray St., Houston, TX 77019

Program Speaker: Andy Siekkinen

Program: “The Genus Hechtia”

Seedling: Alcanterea ‘Julietta’

Meeting Agenda:

  • Greetings/Call to Order/Andy Siekkinen Plant Sale
  • Show and Tell
  • Meeting
  • Break/Refreshments/Buy Raffle Tickets
  • Program
  • Raffle
  • Adjourn

Next Board Meeting: Thurs., July 21, 7:00 p.m.

Deadline for August bulletin: July 30, 2016

Please note: Andy will be selling plants, so there will not be a member sale at this meeting!

BSI 22nd World Bromeliad Conference

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BSI World Bromeliad Conference

The Bromeliad Society International is hosting their World Bromeliad Conference in Houston, Texas the week of June 13-19 2016. The title is “Bromeliads Texas Style”, and will be held at the Westin Galleria Hotel, 5060 W Alabama St.

Register for the conference at the BSI web site.

If you can assist for a few hours sometime during the week, contact Steve Reynolds, Ruby Adams, or Vickie Gurka and make arrangements to lend a hand.

No June BS/H meeting or bulletin!

May 2016 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, May 17, 7:30 p.m.

Meeting Place: West Gray Multi-Service Center at 1475 West Gray St., Houston, TX 77019

Program Speaker: Paul T. Isley

Program: “Tillandsias — Past, Present and Future”

Seedling: Neoregelia ‘Mouser’

Meeting Agenda:

  • Greetings/Call to Order/Paul Isley Plant Sale
  • Show and Tell
  • Meeting
  • Break/Refreshments/Buy Raffle Tickets
  • Program
  • Raffle
  • Adjourn

Next Board Meeting: Thurs., May 19, 7:00 p.m.

No June meeting or bulletin!