UPCOMING SPRING PROGRAMS
April 2, 2015: Reno - Steve Matson, Botanical photographer extraordinaire contributing to CalPhotos, will give a presentation titled Botanizing Big Pine
May 7, 2015: Reno - Notice: Change of venue due to wet weather!
Tina Nappe has offered the use of her home (615 Robinson Court) as an alternate location. Map
- Rancho San Rafael Regional Park Picnic and last gathering during the spring. Come celebrate the Nevada Native Plant Society's 40th Anniversary!
We'll meet at the picnic tables south of the entrance to the Arboretum Loop near the east parking area on San Rafael Drive, anytime after 5 pm until dusk. Bring a dish or a beverage to share, your own tableware, and a folding chair, if you desire. There will be a special NNPS anniversary cake for everyone.FALL PROGRAMS
September 3, 2015: Reno - TBA
2015: Reno - Sarah Barga, UNR graduate student and recipient of the
Margaret Williams Research Grant. She will present a program about her
research on The Ecology of Great Basin Forbs.
November 5, 2015: Reno - TBA;
last program for the year.
March 5, 2015: Reno - Israel (Temitope) Borokini, UNR graduate student, will present The African death tree is dying
about a species native to his homeland, Nigeria. Join us prior to the meeting at 5:30pm for dinner at Gratefull Gardens
on the second floor of the Joe Crowley Student Union located just
southeast of Lawlor Events Center and near the Virginia Street parking
February 5, 2015: Reno - Dr. Beth Leger, UNR Associate Professor and
Associate Director of Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation Biology
Graduate Program, will present a talk entitled What can we learn from dry, dead plants? Why we all should contribute specimens to our local herbarium.