May 2021 Announcements

                                  ***** BREAKING NEWS *****

BS/H had a plant sale on Saturday May 1, 2021 at Jimbo’s Nursery in Santa Fe, TX.  The sale was very successful.  Thanks to the Jimmy and Joanne Woolsey for providing the site.  A big thank you goes out to Allyn Pearlman and all of his helpers for pulling tags, answering questions, running the register, and doing all the other jobs that contributed to the sales’ success.

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Meeting Date: Tuesday, May 18, 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Meeting Place: On your computer, tablet, or phone, it’s a ZOOM meeting!
Program Presenters:  Ed Erwin with Bee Harmony
Program: Mr. Erwin will speak to us about pollination of our Bromeliads and other garden plants.

Meeting Agenda:

  • Login (Beginning at 7:00 p.m. Check your email or Bulletin for your invitation.)
  • President’s Welcome
  • Announcements
  • Program
  • “Show and Tell” with John Schmidt and Gordon Stowe
  • Adjournment

Next Scheduled Board Meeting: Thurs., July 15, 2021 7:00 p.m. It will be a Zoom meeting.
Deadline for the May bulletin: May 5, 2021

April 2021 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, April 20, 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Meeting Place: On your computer, tablet, or phone, it’s a ZOOM meeting!
Program Presenters: Christy Brenner
Program: “Bromeliad Adventures in the Venezuelan Tepuis”

Christy is currently the president of the Saddleback Valley Bromeliad Society in Mission Viejo, California.

She has visited the Venezuelan Tepuis on two separate trips.  The first, which we will see, included a lowland tour near the Orinoco River, followed by a helicopter expedition to the top of Auyun Tepui, famous for Angel Falls.

Meeting Agenda:

  • Login (Beginning at 7:00 p.m. Check your email or Bulletin for your invitation.)
  • President’s Welcome
  • Announcements
  • Program
  • “Show and Tell” with John Schmidt and Gordon Stowe
  • Adjournment

Next Scheduled Board Meeting: Thurs., July 15, 2021 7:00 p.m. It will be a Zoom meeting.
Deadline for the March bulletin: April 5, 2021

March 2021 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, March 16, 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Meeting Place: On your computer, tablet, or phone, it’s a ZOOM meeting!
Program Presenters: Charles Birdsong
Program: “20th Australasian Bromeliad Conference”

Charles is the president of the Bromeliad Society of Baton Rouge.  He will tell us all about his 2019 trip to Australia.

Meeting Agenda:

  • Login (Beginning at 7:00 p.m. Check your email or Bulletin for your invitation.)
  • President’s Welcome
  • Announcements
  • Program
  • “Show and Tell” with John Schmidt and Gordon Stowe
  • Adjournment

Next Scheduled Board Meeting: Thurs., March 16, 2021 7:00 p.m. It will be a Zoom meeting.
Deadline for the March bulletin: April 5, 2021

February 2021 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, February 16, 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Meeting Place: On your computer, tablet, or phone, it’s a ZOOM meeting!
Program Presenters: Christy Brenner
Program: “Bromeliad Adventures in the Venezuelan Tepuis”

Christy is currently the president of the Saddleback Valley Bromeliad Society in Mission Viejo, California.

She has visited the Venezuelan Tepuis on two separate trips.  The first, which we will see, included a lowland tour near the Orinoco River, followed by a helicopter expedition to the top of Auyun Tepui, famous for Angel Falls.

Meeting Agenda:

  • Login (Beginning at 7:00 p.m. Check your email or Bulletin for your invitation.)
  • President’s Welcome
  • Announcements
  • Program
  • “Show and Tell” with John Schmidt and Mary Cinotto
  • Adjournment

Next Scheduled Board Meeting: Thurs., March 16, 2021 7:00 p.m. It will be a Zoom meeting.
Deadline for the March bulletin: March 5, 2021

January 2021 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, January 19, 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Meeting Place: On your computer, tablet, or phone, it’s a ZOOM meeting!
Program Presenters: Richard Edie
Program: Inviting Birds Into Your Yard

Richard is a member of Wild Birds Unlimited. He will speak to us about preparing our gardens for inviting birds to our yards.

Meeting Agenda:

  • Login (Beginning at 7:00 p.m. Check your email or Bulletin for your invitation.)
  • President’s Welcome
  • Announcements
  • Program
  • “Show and Tell” with John Schmidt and Mary Cinotto
  • Adjournment

Next Scheduled Board Meeting: Thurs., January 21, 2021 7:00 p.m. It will be a Zoom meeting.
Deadline for the February bulletin: February 4, 2021

December 2020 Announcements

Meeting Date: Tuesday, December 15, 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Meeting Place: On your computer, tablet, or phone, it’s a ZOOM meeting!
Program Presenters: None
Program:  The December meeting will be one in which the New officers and board members will be welcomed.  Outgoing officers will be thanked for their service.

There will be no official program, but it will be a time to look through an extensive Show and Tell from our members’ collections.

Meeting Agenda:

  • Login (Beginning at 7:00 p.m. Check your email or Bulletin for your invitation.)
  • President’s Welcome
  • Announcements
  • Program
  • “Show and Tell” with John Schmidt and Mary Cinotto
  • Adjournment

Next Scheduled Board Meeting: Thurs., January 21, 2021 p.m. Format and location to be announced.
Deadline for the January bulletin: January 4, 2021