Meeting Info

Membership Meetings

All are Welcome, Members & the Public

Where: Fort Worth Botanic Gardens in the Rose Room
             3220 Botanic Garden Blvd, Fort Worth, Texas 76107
            Virtual meetings are hosted on Zoom.
When:  1st Thursday of each month, excluding January & July
~ 6:15 pm  Socializing & snacks (in-person)
~ 6:30 pm  Meeting begins, Announcements
~ 7:00 pm  Guest speaker begins presentation
~ 8:15 pm  Socializing, Raffle (in-person)
Cost:  Free!

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

Donations of native plants and gardening related items for the raffle gladly accepted.  No raffle in October or December.

Everyone who attends receives one free raffle ticket! (in-person meetings)

May 5, 2022

Virtual Meeting 

Native Plants in Riparian Areas:
The Adaptations and Resilience of our Native Communities.
Presented by Peter McKone,
Research Associate with the BRIT
and Adjunct Professor at TCU

June 2, 2022

Virtual Meeting

The Lyndon B, Johnson National Grasslands: A Tour and the Special Plants
Presented by Suzanne Tuttle, Plant Ecologist, Retired Manager, Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge, Cross Timbers Master Naturalist



No Meeting

Get outdoors and celebrate.


August 4, 2022

Virtual Meeting

"Getting started with Natives."

Presented by:  Liz Moyer

September 1, 2022

Virtual Meeting

Plant Defense: The Eternal War with Animals

Presented by: Dr. George Diggs, evolutionary biologist and botanist at Austin College


October 6, 2022

Virtual "Show and Tell"

What is your favorite plant?  

Participants will have 2-3 minutes to tell about their plant. Send a photo and prepare to give a description and comments about your plant.

In-person plant swap to be announced.

November 3, 2022

Virtual Meeting

"Prairie Burns" by Chuck Stanley

Stanley is a native West Texan He has worked as a rangeland specialist for the Natural Resources Conservation Service since 1999 and is now with its Central National Technology Support Center in Fort Worth.

December 1, 2022

In Person

Holiday Party

February 2, 2023


UTA Professor David D. Hopman, will highlight his new book.



Board Meetings

Board meetings are currently hosted on Zoom.

January 11, 2022
January 25, 2022 (Budget Planning)
February 22, 2022
March 22, 2022
April 26, 2022
May 24, 2022
July 26, 2022
August 23, 2022
September 27, 2022
October 25, 2022
November 22, 2022