Meeting Info

All are Welcome, Members & the Public


Where:  Orchid / Iris Room at Fort Worth Botanic Gardens, 3220 Botanic Garden Blvd, Fort Worth

When:  1st Thursday of each month, excluding January & July


~ 6:15 pm  Socializing & snacks

~ 6:30 pm  Meeting begins, Announcements

~ 7:00 pm  Guest speaker begins presentation

~ 8:15 pm  Socializing, Raffle

Cost:  Free!

If you attend semi regularly, please sign up with Hospitality to bring a snack to one meeting a year.

Donations of native plants and gardening related items for the raffle gladly accepted.

Everyone who attends receives one free raffle ticket!

February 1st

"Peace, Love & Milagros"


Steven Chamblee, Chandor Gardens


March 1st

"A Botanical Waltz Across Texas"


Barney Lipscomb, Botanic Research Institute of Texas



April 5th

"Integrating Natural Systems into Land Planning and Design"


Jonathan Ogren, UT Austin, Architecture Environmental Planner


May 3rd

Program Topic to be Announced


Dan Caudle, Botanic Research Institute of Texas


June 7th

"The Emerald Ash Borer"


Starr Krottinger, NPSOT NC Member


August 2nd

"Native Gardens of our Members"


NPSOT NC Members



September 6th

Program Topic to be Announced


Taylor Quedensley of BRIT


October 4th

"Show & Tell & Trade Native Plants"

All attendees:  Bring a Texas native plant to exchange in game to receive another


Members & Guests



November 1st

"Foraging Wild Plants in Texas"


Troy Mullens, NPSOT NC Member




December 6th

"Holiday Social - Pot Luck Dinner, Awards, Games & Fun"


Program & Hospitality Chairpersons:  Ray Conrow & Corrina Benson