February 2019 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, February 19, 7:00 p.m.
Meeting Place: Metropolitan Multi-Service Center at 1475 West Gray St., Houston, TX 77019
Program Speaker: Jeff Heilers
Program: “The Phoenix Arises”

Jeff will be sharing with us some of the future plans for the Mercer Arboretum and Botanic Gardens located on Aldine Westfield Road in Northern Harris County.

Meeting Agenda:

  • Social time
  • President’s Welcome
  • Announcements and Committee Reports
  • Show and Tell
  • Short Break for Refreshments
  • Guest Speakers
  • Adjournment
  • Plant Raffle

Member Plant Sale this month

Next Board Meeting: Thurs., March 21, 7:00 p.m.
Deadline for the March bulletin: March 10, 2019

January 2019 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, January 15, 7:00 p.m.
Meeting Place: Metropolitan Multi-Service Center at 1475 West Gray St., Houston, TX 77019
Program Speaker: Sherri Harrah
Program: “The Secret Life of Soils”
Meeting Agenda:

  • Social time
  • President’s Welcome
  • Announcements and Committee Reports
  • Show and Tell
  • Short Break for Refreshments
  • Guest Speakers
  • Adjournment
  • Plant Raffle

No Member Plant Sale this month

Next Board Meeting: Thurs., January 17, 7:00 p.m.
Deadline for the February bulletin: February 3, 2019

November 2018 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, November 20, 7:00 p.m.

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

Program Speaker: Suzanne Milstead

Program: “Blue Ribbon Artistic Winner – Understanding Criteria for Top Honors in Artistic Design and Containers”

Meeting Agenda:

  • Social time
  • President’s Welcome
  • Announcements and Committee Reports
  • Show and Tell
  • Short Break for Refreshments
  • Guest Speakers
  • Adjournment
  • Plant Raffle

No Member Plant Sale

Next Board Meeting: Thurs., November 15, 7:00 p.m.

Deadline for the January bulletin: January 3, 2019

September 2018 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, September 18, 7:00 p.m.

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

Program Speaker: Dennis Cathcart from the Tropiflora Nursery in Sarasota Florida

Program: “A Short Visit to Colombia and Collecting The World’s Largest Tillandsia”

Meeting Agenda:

  • Vendor Plant Sale/No Member Plant Sale
  • President’s Welcome
  • Committee Reports and Announcements
  • Show and Tell
  • Short Break for Refreshments
  • Guest Speakers
  • Adjournment
  • Plant Raffle

Next Board Meeting: Thurs., November 15, 7:00 p.m.

Deadline for the October bulletin: October 1, 2018

August 2018 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, August 21, 7:00 p.m.

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

Program Speaker: Charles Birdsong

Program: “My Bromeliad Retrospective”

Meeting Agenda:

  • President’s Welcome
  • Committee Reports and Announcements
  • Show and Tell
  • Short Break for Refreshments/Member Plant Sale
  • Guest Speakers
  • Adjournment
  • Plant Raffle

Next Board Meeting: Thurs., November 15, 7:00 p.m.

Deadline for the September bulletin: September 2, 2018

July 2018 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, July 17, 7:00 p.m.

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

Program Speaker: Gordon Stowe and David Whipkey

Program: “What, You Missed the World Bromeliad Conference? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered!”
Photos and tales from the San Diego World Bromeliad Conference. An overview of the plants, people, and places.

Meeting Agenda:

  • President’s Welcome
  • Committee Reports and Announcements
  • Show and Tell
  • Short Break for Refreshments/Member Plant Sale
  • Guest Speakers
  • Adjournment
  • Plant Raffle

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

Deadline for the August bulletin: August 6, 2018