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Thursday, September 27, 2018: Pot Luck Supper and Art Display 6:30 p.m., Members' Digital Photo Show 7:30 p.m., Poetry Reading 8:15 p.m., Activity Survey and Award of Prizes 8:30 p.m.: Bring your favorite dish to share at the pot luck. To make this an earth-friendly event, please bring your own plates and utensils. The art show is an opportunity to share your favorite creative native-plant-related work — graphic art, paintings, poems, drawings, sculptures, photographs (print or digital), etc.

To participate in the digital slide show, please select one to twelve photos that you would like to share. If you can, please identify the plants in each photograph with common names and/or botanical names, or the group can help identify them. And please tell us where you found them. Submit digital image files by Monday, September 24, to Katie Gallagher at Alternatively, especially if files are large (greater than 2 MB), you can send Katie a link to your preferred photo web site where she can download them, or you can upload the files using our web site’s upload page at Files can be JPG or other image formats, preferably at full resolution. Or, if you prefer, you can create your own PowerPoint or OpenOffice slides and send them.

If you have original art works that you would like to share, please contact Katie Gallagher at to discuss arrangements.

The activity survey is an initiative to obtain feedback from members and supporters about new and enhanced activities being considered for the chapter. It covers a broad range of topics including collaboration with other organizations; field trips, outreach, and workshops; social media; natural gardening; the plant sale; community activities; action about invasive plants; and other currently relevant subjects.