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Aug 01, '15

10:00 am

Beautyberry

Aquatic Plants of Lake County

Cooper Memorial Library, Clermont

If you live on a wetland, retention pond, lake or stream, or if you canoe, kayak or are just thinking about it, you’re sure enjoy our speaker this month.  But if you aren’t a canoeist or don’t live…

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Aug 03, '15

6:30 pm

Hernando

Wild Wonders of the Nature Coast: A Tour of Weekiwachee Preserve

Chinsegut Hill, 22495 Chinsegut Hill Road, Brooksville FL 34601

Cyndi Gates will present our August program. Cyndi is currently Senior Land Management Specialist for SWFWMD in the Coastal Rivers and Withlacoochee basins. Cyndi holds a double M.S. from the University…

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Aug 04, '15

7:00 pm

Tarflower

Monthly Program

Harry P. Leu Gardens

Hank Larkin of St. Johns River Water Management District will discuss what is being done to protect and improve our natural systems, water quality, and water supply. Details to come.

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Aug 05, '15

7:00 pm

Pinellas

Planting Native Plants To Attract Native Birds

Moccasin Lake Nature Park, 2750 Park Trail Lane, Clearwater

This program will be given by Marie Hughes. She will tell us about native Florida plants that you can add to your landscape that will attract birds, providing them with food, roosting, and nesting places.…

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Aug 06, '15

5:30 pm

SweetBay

Presentation: Milkweeds and Monarchs

Science and Discovery Center, Panama City

Meet Scott Davis, from the Magnolia Chaper, to hear about his recent efforts to help Monarchs with native Milkweed.

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Aug 08, '15

8:30 am

Ixia

Native Park TLC Saturday

Native Park, 3312 Park Street, Jacksonville FL

This year we celebration the 5th anniversary of Ixia’s adoption of Native Park. Please join us in maintaining this beautiful park.   Volunteering is a great way to learn about native plants…

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Aug 08, '15

5:00 pm

Tarflower

Soil Workshop

Mead Botanical Garden

   In lieu of a field trip, Tarflower will be hosting a hands-on soils workshop at Mead Garden. Native plants are typically adapted to sandy, acidic soil. When transplanting small…

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Aug 10, '15

7:00 pm

Pawpaw

August Chapter Meeting - Native Bromeliads

Piggotte Center, South Daytona

Jay Thurrott will be speaking to the Pawpaw Chapter on Native Bromeliads and the threat posed to them by the Mexican weevil. Jay Thurrott is a retired environmental chemist and worked in the public service…

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Aug 11, '15

7:00 pm

NatureCoast

Movie Night with Popcorn / What Plants Talk About

Land O Lakes Community Center

Hard-core science is effortlessly integrated with a light-hearted look at how plants behave, revealing a world where plants are as busy, responsive and complex as we are. Plant ecologist, J.C. Cahill…

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Aug 11, '15

7:00 pm

Coccoloba

Somebody Smell Smoke? (And our monthly Chapter meeting)

Page Field Base Operations

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Aug 15, '15

9:00 am

SeaRocket

Enchanted Forest Garden Workday

Enchanted Forest Sanctuary, Titusville

Enchanted Forest Garden Workday from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. This is the time volunteers spend identifing weeds, and exstacting them, trimming spent growth, and seasonally collecting seed for later propigation.…

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Aug 15, '15

9:00 am

Coontie

Chapter & Friends Plant Sale

Secret Woods, 2701 Florida (W. State Rd.) 84, Dania Beach, FL 33312

We will make a special trip to the nurseries south of Miami to bring you the best Broward native plants we can find. Seed of Broward species, newspaper pot-makers, and wildflower guides will also be for…

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Aug 15, '15

9:30 am

FNPS

FNPS Board and Council of Chapters Meeting

Bill Frederick Turkey Lake Park, Orlando (confirmed)

Meetings will start at 9:30 am and last until 5:00 pm in the Carter Center Meeting Room. Bill Frederick Park at Turkey Lake 3401 S Hiawassee Rd, Orlando, FL 32835 (407) 246-4486 Follow park road to CARTER…

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Aug 15, '15

10:00 am

NatureCoast

Anclote Key Boat Trip and Grill Out

Magnuson Hotel Marina & Resort, 5015 US 19N. New Port Richey.

Join us for a wonderful summer day and a chance to get out of the air conditioning and into nature. We will be taking a charter boat, a 40’ catamaran from New Port Richey to Anclote Key, a barrier island…

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Aug 15, '15

6:00 pm

Council

Live Council Meeting

Bill Frederick Turkey Lake Park, Orlando

Bill Frederick Turkey Lake Park 1:00 p Council Meeting will follow lunch (open meeting, as always). First FNPS meeting will start at 9:30 am, last will end 5:00 pm. Bill Frederick Park at Turkey Lake…

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Aug 18, '15

7:00 pm

Heartland

Board Meeting-Heartland Chapter

Denny's Restaurant in Lake Wales

7:00 pm (Arrive by 6:30pm if you wish to have dinner prior to the meeting)
Denny’s is located in Bartow: 1035 North Broadway , Bartow, FL 33830

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Aug 19, '15

7:00 pm

Suncoast

Rare & Imperiled Birds of Florida

Hillsborough County Extension, 5339 County Rd 579, Seffner

Dr. Ken Meyer, Executive Director of Avian Research and Conservation Institute (ARCI),  will present results of ARCI  work on Swallow-tailed Kites (and related work  on Great Horned…

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Aug 20, '15

6:30 pm

PineLily

Laurel Wilt with Jenny Welch and Sandy Webb

First United Methodist Church, Kissimmee

Pine Lily President Jenny Welch and Pine Lily Secretary Sandy Webb will present a program on Laurel Wilt sharing the knowledge that they learned at the UF/IFAS Conference on Laurel Wilt Disease and Natural…

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Aug 25, '15

6:00 pm

NatureCoast

Executive Committee Meeting

Upper Cotee River Preserve

The executive committee meeting is for members, only but all members are welcome.

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Aug 26, '15

6:30 pm

SeaRocket

No General Membership Meeting

Enchanted Forest Sanctuary, Titusville

Sea Rocket takes a break over July and August. There are no schedules meeting during these months. We’ll be back in September.

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Aug 28, '15

1:30 pm

TheVillages

Native Bees - Dr. Cory Stanley-Stahr

Big Cypress Recreation Center

Dr. Stanley-Stahr is a postdoctoral research associate at the University of Florida Honey Bee Research and Extension Laboratory. Get Google directions to Big Cypress Recreation Center We welcome…

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Aug 29, '15

7:30 am

LongleafPine

Field Trip to Baycliff Preserve

Gulf Breeze

Meet 7:30 AM at Wayside Park near north end of Pensacola Bay Bridge in parking lot by visitor information center, or go directly to the Preserve at north end of Kenilworth Avenue in Gulf Breeze, FL.  We…

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Aug 29, '15

9:00 am

Mangrove

Field Trip

Lemon Bay Park, 570 Bay Park Blvd, Englewood, FL

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Aug 30, '15

1:00 pm

Pawpaw

Conference Planning Meeting

Zev Cohen, Ormond Beach

Planning meeting for FNPS Conference in 2016 from 1-3.
Meet at Zev Cohen’s building at 300 Interchange Blvd.
Contact: marvetteb@cfl.rr.com

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Sep 01, '15

7:00 pm

Tarflower

Monthly Program

Harry P. Leu Gardens

TBD

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Sep 02, '15

7:00 pm

Pinellas

9th Annual Native Plant Landscape Tour Preview

Moccasin Lake Nature Park, 2750 Park Trail Lane, Clearwater

A sneak preview of our fall landscape tour!

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Sep 03, '15

5:30 pm

SweetBay

Presentation: How to Attract More Birds to Your Yard

Science and Discovery Center, Panama City

Presented by Ron Houser, local bird and native plant enthusiast

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Sep 05, '15

7:00 am

Pinellas

Tour Environmental Restorations in Pinellas County

Field Trip

See firsthand a few of the projects that have been done around the County to improve water quality, biodiversity, recreation opportunities, and aesthetic appeal.

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Sep 08, '15

8:00 am

Magnolia

Wolf Creek Trout Lily Preserve Work Day

Wolf Creek Rd., Whigham, GA

Come enjoy a morning activity removing exotic invasive plants or otherwise enhancing the property, with an invitation to bring-your-own-lunch and an afternoon stroll.  To join the volunteer list,…

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Sep 08, '15

7:00 pm

Coccoloba

The Art of Maintaining a Florida Native Landscape (And our Chapter meeting)

Page Field Base Operations

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Sep 09, '15

1:00 pm

Coccoloba

The Art of Maintaining a Florida Native Landscape WORKSHOP

Bonita Springs City Hall, 9101 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs, FL 34135

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Sep 12, '15

9:00 am

SeaRocket

Enchanted Forest Garden Workday

Enchanted Forest Sanctuary, Titusville

Enchanted Forest Garden Workday from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. This is the time volunteers spend identifing weeds, and exstacting them, trimming spent growth, and seasonally collecting seed for later propigation.…

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Sep 12, '15

9:00 am

Coontie

Go Native Plant Sale

Fern Forest NC, 201 Lyons Rd S, Coconut Creek, FL

A variety of native plant nurseries and vendors will be displaying and selling plants native to south Florida. Other plants said to be beneficial to butterflies and wildlife will also be sold there. Sale…

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Sep 12, '15

9:00 am

Coccoloba

A Beach Walk with Dr. Tonya Clayton

Lovers Key Beach

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Sep 12, '15

9:00 am

Tarflower

Monthly Field Trip

Seminole State Forest Warea Tract

We are going to the Warea Tract, located just across the Orange County line in Lake County to see the rare Warea amplexifolia and many other wildflowers. Our leader will be Mike Martin of the…

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Sep 14, '15

6:00 pm

Sumter

Reducing Water Usage with Native Plants

Sumterville Communtiy Building

Loyd Singleton, Florida Friendly Landscaping and Urban Horticulture Agent with the University of Florida’s Extension Service will present: “Reducing Water Usage with Native Plants”. Please join us for…

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Sep 14, '15

7:00 pm

Pawpaw

Sept. CHapter Meeting

Piggotte Center, South Daytona

Program TBA <p>The Pawpaw Chapter meets the Second Monday of each month at the Piggotte Community Center, 504 Big Tree Rd<br /> <br /> (enter from St. James St.), South Daytona.<br…

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Sep 15, '15

6:30 pm

Heartland

Presentation-Heartland Chapter

Circle B Bar Reserve, Lakeland, FL

Speaker: TBD
Topic: TBD

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Sep 16, '15

6:30 pm

Ixia

General Meeting

Regency Square Library, 9900 Regency Square Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32225

Anne Cox, President of the Florida Native Plant Society (FNPS) will speak at the September 16th meeting of the Ixia Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society. She will discuss the many activities and…

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Sep 16, '15

7:00 pm

Suncoast

Champion Trees and State Forest Services

Hillsborough County Extension Office, 5339 County Road 579, Seffner, FL

The Champion Tree Program was created by the American Forests organization in 1940, to recognize the largest known tree of each species in the United States. American Forests publishes their National…

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Sep 18, '15

6:30 pm

PineLily

Native Plant Design with Karina Veaudry, RLA

First United Methodist Church, Kissimmee

Karina Veaudry, RLA of NFC Landscape Architects, Inc. will give a presentation on Native Plant Design. Karina is the former Executive Director of the Florida Native Plant Society. Program is free and…

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Sep 19, '15

8:15 am

Suncoast

September Fieldtrip

Blackwater Creek Nature Preserve, 2469 Patrinostro Rd, Plant City, FL 33565

The Blackwater Creek Nature Preserve in Plant City promises to have a great display of fall wildflowers. Two SNPS members visited the preserve in July and the goldenrod, narrow-leaf sunflowers…

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Sep 19, '15

9:00 am

Hernando

Fall Native Plant Sale at Chinsegut Hill

Chinsegut Hill, Brooksville

The Hernando Chapter will host the 2015 fall plant sale at Chinsegut Hill. Local native plant growers will be on hand to supply species for your west central Florida landscape. Come early for the best…

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Sep 20, '15

6:00 pm

Council

Monthly Council Meeting

Online: GoToMeeting

Monthly online Council meetings are for Chapter Representatives due to limited GoToMeeting seating capacity. Representatives will receive an email invitation with a connection link (or alternative call-in…

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Sep 23, '15

6:30 pm

SeaRocket

General Membership Meeting

Enchanted Forest Sanctuary, Titusville

General Membership Meeting - every 4th Wednesday of the Month.

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Sep 24, '15

7:00 pm

FNPS

FNPS Board of Directors Meeting on line

GoToMeeting - on line

FNPS Board Teleconference meeting
This GoToMeeting will include Budget meeting.

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Sep 24, '15

7:30 pm

Dade

Monthly Meeting

Pinecrest Gardens

Pinecrest Gardens
11000 SW 57 Avenue (Red Road)
Free and open to the public

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Sep 25, '15

1:30 am

TheVillages

The Art of Maintaining a Florida Native Landscape – Ginny Stibolt

Big Cypress Recreation Center

Ms. Stibolt is the author of the soon to be published, The Art of Maintaining a Florida Native Landscape, and two other books: Sustainable Gardening for Florida and Organic Methods for Vegetable Gardening…

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Sep 26, '15

12:00 am

Pawpaw

Field Trip - Trail walks in Ocala National Forest

Clearwater Lake Recreation Area, Paisley

Trail walks with Dr. Susan Carr at Cleawater Lake Recreation Area in teh south end of Ocala National FOrest, off state road 42 near Paisley.
Details TBA

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Sep 26, '15

7:00 am

Pinellas

9th Annual Landscape Tour

Tour route TBA

Do you have a tour-worthy landscape? Tour sites should: Be composed of at least 75% native species Be free of exotic invasive plants (no Category I or II plants on the FLEPPC list - see FLEPPC.org) Have…

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Sep 26, '15

9:00 am

SeaRocket

Enchanted Forest Garden Workday

Enchanted Forest Sanctuary, Titusville

Enchanted Forest Garden Workday from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. This is the time volunteers spend identifing weeds, and exstacting them, trimming spent growth, and seasonally collecting seed for later propigation.…

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Sep 26, '15

9:00 am

Mangrove

Field Trip

Bok Tower Gardens, 1151 Tower Blvd, Lake Wales, FL

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Sep 26, '15

2:00 pm

SweetBay

Park Appreciation Day

St. Joseph Peninsula State Park

Beach cleanup in the mornig.
Food, live music and activities for the whole family beginning at 2:00 PM EST
More information to follow

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Oct 01, '15

5:30 pm

SweetBay

Presentation: How to Create a Herbarium

Science and Discovery Center, Panama City

Presented by Travis and Karen MacClendon

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Oct 02, '15

8:00 am

Beautyberry

Wings & Wildflowers -- Oct 2, 3 & 4

Join lake Beautyberry at the 4th Annual Wings & Wildflowers Festival—speakers, exhibits, vendors, Field Trips…details to follow. We are once again co-sponsoring this wonderful celebration of…

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Oct 03, '15

8:00 am

SweetBay

Bay Day

St. Joseph Bay Buffer Preserve

More information to follow

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Oct 07, '15

12:00 am

TheVillages

Morning Wildflower Walk

Half Moon Wildlife Management Area

Morning Wildflower walk with Nancy Dwyer at Half Moon Wildlife Management Area.  Two dates are available (Oct 7 and 28), but maximum of 15 people per outing.  Sign-up at the regular meeting.…

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Oct 07, '15

7:00 pm

Pinellas

Environmental Restorations Projects In Pinellas County

Moccasin Lake Nature Park, 2750 Park Trail Lane, Clearwater

Debbie Chayet will give us a virtual tour of various restoration sites around Pinellas County, places where habitat has been improved, flood/stormwater is better treated, biodiversity has been increased,…

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Oct 09, '15

4:00 pm

PaynesPrairie

Fall Native Plant Sale, 10/09-10/10

Morningside Nature Park

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Oct 10, '15

12:00 am

SweetBay

Explore the Outdoors Festival

Freeport

The event wll be held from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM along beautiful Black Creek at Live Oak Landing at 229 Pitts Avenue in Freeport. This fun-filled day is geared towards introducing children to the wonders…

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Oct 10, '15

8:00 am

SweetBay

Field Trip on SR 65

Apalachicola National Forest

Enjoy the beauty of native wildflowers on SR 65 from Hosford to Sumatra in Liberty County.  Follow Jody Wood-Putnam and ron Houser as they identify and describe what is blooming. …

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Oct 10, '15

8:30 am

PaynesPrairie

Fall Native Plant Sale

Morningside Nature Park

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Oct 10, '15

9:00 am

SeaRocket

Enchanted Forest Garden Workday

Enchanted Forest Sanctuary, Titusville

Enchanted Forest Garden Workday from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. This is the time volunteers spend identifing weeds, and exstacting them, trimming spent growth, and seasonally collecting seed for later propigation.…

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Oct 10, '15

9:00 am

Tarflower

Master Gardeners Plant Sale

TBD

Details to come.

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Oct 12, '15

6:00 pm

Sumter

The Green Swamp Watershed: Future water supply of central Florida

Sumterville Community Building

Chester Bradshaw, a grassroots environmentalist, will speak to us about: “The Green Swamp: Future water supply for central Florida”. Please join us for the above program, refreshments and a native plant…

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Oct 12, '15

7:00 pm

Pawpaw

Oct. Chapter Meeting - Art of Maintaining a Native FL Landscape

Piggotte Center, South Daytona

Ginny Stibolt will be speaking to the Pawpaw Chapter on the subject of her latest book - The Art of Maintaining a Native Florida Landscape. The standard dream home garden—the kind splashed across magazine…

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Oct 13, '15

9:00 am

Magnolia

Wolf Creek Trout Lily Nature Preserve

Wolf Creek Rd., Whigham, GA

Come enjoy a morning activity removing exotic invasive plants or otherwise enhancing the property, with an invitation to bring-your-own-lunch and an afternoon stroll.  To join the volunteer list,…

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Oct 13, '15

7:00 pm

Mangrove

Program

Lemon Bay Park, 570 Bay Park Blvd, Englewood, FL

“Identification of Various Species of Goldenrod,” by Al Squires and Denny Girard

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Oct 13, '15

7:00 pm

Coccoloba

Tentative: Dr. Kara Tyler-Julian on our Florida Native Pollinators

Page Field Base Operations, 5200 Captain Channing Page Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33907

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Oct 18, '15

6:00 pm

Council

Monthly Council Meeting

Online: GoToMeeting

Monthly online Council meetings are for Chapter Representatives due to limited GoToMeeting seating capacity. Representatives will receive an email invitation with a connection link (or alternative call-in…

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Oct 20, '15

7:00 pm

Heartland

Board Meeting-Heartland Chapter

Denny's Restaurant in Bartow

7:00 pm (Arrive by 6:30pm if you wish to have dinner prior to the meeting)
Denny’s is located in Bartow: 1035 North Broadway , Bartow, FL 33830

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Oct 22, '15

7:00 pm

FNPS

FNPS Board Meeting on line

GoTo Meeting On-line

FNPS Board Teleconference meeting

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Oct 22, '15

7:30 pm

Dade

Monthly Meeting

Pinecrest Gardens

Pinecrest Gardens
11000 SW 57 Avenue (Red Road)
Free and open to the public

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Oct 23, '15

1:30 am

TheVillages

Big Cypress Recreation Center

Discover the wonder of nature with noted naturalist Don Kendzior. Don is executive director of Noah’s Notes, a nonprofit environmental organization whose mission is to save nature in your backyard.…

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Oct 24, '15

8:00 am

Tarflower

Backyard Biodiversity Day

Mead Botanical Garden, Winter Park

Planning is underway! To volunteer, contact Catherine Bowman via email or at 407-761-7109.
Details and schedule to come.

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Oct 24, '15

9:00 am

SeaRocket

Enchanted Forest Garden Workday

Enchanted Forest Sanctuary, Titusville

Enchanted Forest Garden Workday from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. This is the time volunteers spend identifing weeds, and exstacting them, trimming spent growth, and seasonally collecting seed for later propigation.…

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Oct 28, '15

12:00 am

TheVillages

Wildflower Walk with Nancy Dwyer

Half Moon Wildlife Management Area

Morning Wildflower walk with Nancy Dwyer at Half Moon Wildlife Management Area.  Two dates are available (Oct 7 and 28), but maximum of 15 people per outing.  Sign-up at the regular meeting.…

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Oct 31, '15

9:00 am

Mangrove

Field Trip

Old Miakka Preserve, 251 Myakka Rd, Sarasota, FL

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Nov 04, '15

7:00 pm

Pinellas

Annual Membership Meeting and Pot Luck Dinner - Forensic Botany

Moccasin Lake Nature Park, 2750 Park Trail Lane, Clearwater

David Hall

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Nov 05, '15

5:30 pm

SweetBay

Presentation: Seed Propagation

Science and Discovery Center, Panama City

Presented by Gail Baker

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Nov 07, '15

9:30 am

FNPS

FNPS Board and Council Of Chapters Meetings

Florida Division of Forestry Training Center

PLEASE NOTE THE DATE CHANGE  - November 7, 2015 as FNPS Cuba trip is Nov 15-22.  This is a one day meeting with an option for overnight in the Training Center facilities. Sunday field trips…

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Nov 07, '15

6:00 pm

Council

Live Council Meeting

Forestry Withlacoochee Training Center, Brooksville

Florida Division of Forestry Training Center Council meeting time not yet confirmed. This is a one day meeting with an option for overnight in the Training Center facilities. Sunday field trips are optional.…

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Nov 10, '15

9:00 am

Magnolia

Wolf Creek Trout Lily Preserve Work Day

Wolf Creek Rd., Whigham, GA

Come enjoy a morning activity removing exotic invasive plants or otherwise enhancing the property, with an invitation to bring-your-own-lunch and an afternoon stroll.  To join the volunteer list,…

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Nov 10, '15

7:00 pm

Mangrove

Program

Lemon Bay Park, 570 Bay Park Blvd, Englewood, Fl

“What a Master Gardener Learns About Native Plants,” By Vickie Lowe

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Nov 10, '15

7:00 pm

Coccoloba

Tentative: Paul Julian on Florida native species and the environment

Page Field Base Operations, 5200 Captain Channing Page Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33907

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Nov 13, '15

10:00 am

SeaRocket

Plant Sale

Wickham Park, Melbourne

Sea Rocket is having a plant sale at the Native Rhythms Festivasl at Wickham Park in Melbourne. This event is 3 days long, November 13, 14 15. Volunteers are always welcome to help.

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Nov 14, '15

12:00 am

Pawpaw

Field Trip - Longleaf Pine Preserve

Longleaf Pine Preserve, Volusia County

The November field trip will be a walk on the shortest of the trails at teh west entrance to Lonleaf Pine Preserve.  This is about a one mile loop. Details TBA Trip Leader: Paul Rebmann wildflpaul@earthlink.net…

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Nov 14, '15

9:00 am

SeaRocket

Enchanted Forest Garden Workday

Enchanted Forest Sanctuary, Titusville

Enchanted Forest Garden Workday from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. This is the time volunteers spend identifing weeds, and exstacting them, trimming spent growth, and seasonally collecting seed for later propigation.…

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Nov 14, '15

10:00 am

Coontie

Go Native Plant Sale

Quiet Waters Park, 401 S Powerline Rd, Deerfield Beach, FL

A variety of native plant nurseries and vendors will be displaying and selling plants native to south Florida. Other plants said to be beneficial to butterflies and wildlife will also be sold there. Park…

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Nov 15, '15

2:30 pm

Beautyberry

Program Meeting: What is this Fungus Among Us

Trout Lake Nature Center, Eustis

Dr. Jay Barnhart, mycologist extrordinaire will introduce us to many local fungi, both common and rare,  help us learn to identify them and lead us through the private life of a mushroom! Come early…

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Nov 17, '15

6:30 pm

Heartland

Presentation-Heartland Chapter

Circle B Bar Reserve, Lakeland, FL

Speaker: TBD
Topic: TBD

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Nov 26, '15

7:30 pm

Dade

Monthly Meeting

Pinecrest Gardens

Pinecrest Gardens
11000 SW 57 Avenue (Red Road)
Free and open to the public

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Nov 27, '15

1:30 pm

TheVillages

November Meeting

Big Cypress Recreation Center

We welcome guests to come and see what our local society chapter is doing. FNPS membership forms and dues are accepted at the meeting or you can join online at www.fnps.org Regular Monthly Meeting Day:…

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Nov 28, '15

9:00 am

Mangrove

Field Trip

Casperson Beach, 4100 Harbor Dr, Venice, FL

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Dec 02, '15

7:00 pm

Pinellas

Annual Holiday Conservation Celebration - Shade Gardening

Moccasin Lake Nature Park, 2750 Park Trail Lane, Clearwater

Craig Huegel

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Dec 03, '15

5:30 pm

SweetBay

Holiday Party

Science and Discovery Center, Panama City

Join us for our annual Holiday Party with plant exchange and slide show

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Dec 05, '15

10:00 am

Beautyberry

Clermont Program Meeting -- Flora, Fauna & Fire

Cooper Memorial Library, Clermont

You probably know that seeds of certain plants need fire to sprout, but did you know that there species of birds that will abandon a section of forest if it goes too long without fire?   Learn …

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Dec 08, '15

9:00 am

Magnolia

Wolf Creek Trout Lily Preserve Work Day

Wolf Creek Rd., Whigham, GA

Come enjoy a morning activity removing exotic invasive plants or otherwise enhancing the property, with an invitation to bring-your-own-lunch and an afternoon stroll.  To join the volunteer list,…

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Dec 08, '15

6:00 pm

Mangrove

Program

Lemon Bay Park, 570 Bay Park Blvd, Englewood, FL

Annual Holiday Potluck and Silent Auction

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Dec 08, '15

6:30 pm

Coccoloba

Coccoloba Holiday Party

Page Field Base Operations

Join us as we celebrate the holiday season and the close of 2015.  Page Field Base Operations 5100 Captain Channing Page Field Fort Myers, FL  33907 For more information, visit www.FNPSCoccoloba.org…

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Dec 12, '15

9:00 am

SeaRocket

Enchanted Forest Garden Workday

Enchanted Forest Sanctuary, Titusville

Enchanted Forest Garden Workday from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. This is the time volunteers spend identifing weeds, and exstacting them, trimming spent growth, and seasonally collecting seed for later propigation.

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Dec 15, '15

6:30 pm

Heartland

Board Meeting-Heartland Chapter

Hosted at a Board Member's Home

Arrive by 6:30pm with a covered dish.

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Dec 20, '15

6:00 pm

Council

Monthly Council Meeting

Online: GoToMeeting

Monthly online Council meetings are for Chapter Representatives due to limited GoToMeeting seating capacity. Representatives will receive an email invitation with a connection link (or alternative call-in…

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Dec 25, '15

12:00 am

TheVillages

No Meeting

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Jan 07, '16

5:30 pm

SweetBay

Presentation: Native Plants for Shade Gardens

Science and Discovery Center, Panama City

Presented by Jody Wood-Putnam, local garden enthusiast

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Jan 12, '16

1:00 pm

Coccoloba

Kirsten Hines, Co-author of Attracting Birds to South Florida Gardens

Bonita Springs City Hall, 9101 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs, FL 34135

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Jan 12, '16

7:00 pm

Mangrove

Program

Lemon Bay Park, 570 Bay Park Blvd, Englewood

“Managing Wetland Areas in Our Communities,” by Russ Hoffman

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Jan 12, '16

7:00 pm

Coccoloba

Kirsten Hines, Co-author of Attracting Birds to South Florida Gardens

Page Field Base Operations, 5200 Captain Channing Page Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33907

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Jan 17, '16

6:00 pm

Council

Monthly Council Meeting

Online: GoToMeeting

Monthly online Council meetings are for Chapter Representatives due to limited GoToMeeting seating capacity. Representatives will receive an email invitation with a connection link (or alternative call-in…

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Jan 21, '16

7:00 pm

FNPS

FNPS Board of Directors meeting teleconference

GoToMeeting - online

FNPS Board Teleconference meeting

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Jan 30, '16

9:00 am

Mangrove

Field Trip

Lake Manatee State Park, 20007 SR64E, Bradenton, FL

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Feb 09, '16

7:00 pm

Mangrove

Program

Lemon Bay Park, 570 Bay Park Blvd, Englewood, FL

“Preserving Native Plants Through Photography and Conservation,” by Jim Knoy

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Feb 13, '16

9:30 am

FNPS

February 2016 FNPS Board and Council 2-day Retreat

Camp Weed & Cerveny Conference Center

Camp Weed & Cerveny Conference Center 11057 Camp Weed Pl, Live Oak, FL 32060 (386) 364-5250 More details will be available several months before meeting for overnight lodging and meals Cabin rooms…

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Feb 13, '16

6:00 pm

Council

Live Council Meeting

Camp Weed & Cerveny Conference Center

Camp Weed & Cerveny Conference Center Council Meeting time not yet confirmed. Camp Weed & Cerveny Conference Center 11057 Camp Weed Pl, Live Oak, FL 32060 (386) 364-5250 More details will be available…

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Feb 18, '16

6:30 pm

PineLily

Butterflies of Florida and their native plants with Buck and Linda Cooper

First United Methodist Church, Kissimmee

Buck and Linda Cooper will present Butterflies of Florida and their native plants
First United Methodist Church
101 W. Dakin Av,
Administration Building 2nd Floor
Kissimmee FL 34741

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Mar 08, '16

7:00 pm

Mangrove

Program

Lemon Bay Park, 570 Bay Park Blvd, Englewood, FL

“Native Milkweeds and Monarchs Workshop,” by Jane Wallace

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Mar 12, '16

9:00 am

Mangrove

Special Event

Cedar Point Park, 2300 Placida Rd, Englewood, FL

Annual “Plant Native Day”- There will be lectures, nature walks, and native plants for sale.  The theme this year is"Real Florida—Choose ‘Alter-natives’”

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Mar 20, '16

6:00 pm

Council

Monthly Council Meeting

Online: GoToMeeting

Monthly online Council meetings are for Chapter Representatives due to limited GoToMeeting seating capacity. Representatives will receive an email invitation with a connection link (or alternative call-in…

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Mar 24, '16

7:00 pm

FNPS

FNPS Board Meeting

GoToMeeting - online

FNPS Board of Directors Meetin

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Apr 12, '16

7:00 pm

Mangrove

Program

Lemon Bay Park, 570 Bay Park Blvd, Englewood, FL

“Preserve, Conserve, Restore—A Visit With Our State FNPS President”, by Anne Cox

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Apr 17, '16

6:00 pm

Council

Monthly Council Meeting

Online: GoToMeeting

Monthly online Council meetings are for Chapter Representatives due to limited GoToMeeting seating capacity. Representatives will receive an email invitation with a connection link (or alternative call-in…

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Apr 28, '16

7:00 pm

FNPS

April Board of Directors Meeting

GoToMeeting - online

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May 10, '16

6:00 pm

Mangrove

Program

Lemon Bay Park, 570 Bay Park Blvd, Englewood, FL

Annual Election of Officers, Potluck, and Silent Auction.  Please bring your own place setting and utensils, and anything you would like to contribute to the auction.

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May 19, '16

5:00 pm

FNPS

FNPS Board Meeting at the Conference

Daytona Beach Resort

2016 FNPS Annual Conference at Daytona Beach
May 19-21, 2016.  Daytona Beach Resort.  Sponsored by the Paw Paw Chapter.
Note that the 5:00 pm time is tentative for the Board Meeting,

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May 19, '16

7:00 pm

Council

Live Council Meeting

FNPS Conference at Daytona Beach Resort

Daytona Beach Resort Council Meeting time not yet confirmed. 2016 FNPS Annual Conference at Daytona Beach  May 19-21, 2016.  Daytona Beach Resort.  Sponsored by the Paw Paw Chapter.…

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May 21, '16

4:00 pm

FNPS

FNPS Annual Members Meeting - time tentative

Daytona Beach Resort

2016 Annual Conference at Daytona Beach May 19-21, 2016.  Daytona Beach Resort.  Sponsored by the Paw Paw Chapter. the FNPS Annual Meeting will be held on Saturday, May 21 at the Conference.…

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Jun 06, '16

9:00 am

Heartland

Native Plant Sale, Workshop, and Hike

Circle B Bar Reserve

We will be hosting a plant sale at Circle B. This is your chance to purchase some native plants for your yard. Bill Bissett will be conducting a workshop on native plant landscaping and Nancy Bissett…

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Jun 23, '16

7:00 pm

FNPS

FNPS Board of Directors Meeting

GoToMeeting - online

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Jul 28, '16

7:00 pm

FNPS

FNPS Board of Directors Meeting

GoToMeeting - online

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Aug 13, '16

9:30 am

FNPS

FNPS Board and Council of Chapters meetings

FFA Leadership Training Center

AUGUST MEETING Saturday, August 13, 2016
Florida FFA Leadership Training Center (Future Farmers of America)
5000 Firetower Road, Haines City, FL 33844
(863) 439-7332
 

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Sep 22, '16

7:00 pm

FNPS

FNPS Board of Directors Meeting

GoToMeeting - online

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Oct 27, '16

7:00 am

FNPS

FNPS Board of Directors Meeting

GoToMeeting -Online

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Nov 12, '16

9:30 am

FNPS

FNPS Board and Council of Chapter Meeting

Guana Tolomato Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve

Guana Tolomato Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve “GTM Research Reserve” All Day Meeting 9:30 am to 5:00 PM 505 Guana River Road, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL (904) 823-4500 Details will be available…

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