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Thursday, September 23, 2021, 7:30 p.m.: Members' Native Plant Photo and Art Show, ZOOM meeting: It’s time for our traditional Members' Native Plant Photo and Art Show. This being a virtual meeting, as it was last year, let’s have the slides include not only your favorite native-plant-related photographs, but also photos of any original drawn or other art work. You are most welcome to be present and enjoy the slides, even if you have none of your own to share. Non-members are invited to attend the Zoom show as well.

To participate in the slideshow, please select up to twelve photographs that you would like to share. Please use an aspect ratio of 16:9. If you can, please identify the plants in each photograph with common names and/or botanical names, or those attending can help identify them. And please tell us where you saw them. Also, please include descriptions/captions for any art work.

Those who contribute photos are invited to narrate them live during the meeting.

Please submit your files by Monday, September 20. They can be uploaded using our website’s upload page at Alternatively, you can share a DropBox or OneDrive folder with Orchid Black at Or you can send her a link to your preferred photo website. where she can download the files. Image files should be JPG, PNG, or TIF format, preferably at full resolution. Or, if you prefer, you can create your own PowerPoint or OpenOffice slides at 16:9 aspect ratio.

We hope you will join us to see the always-beautiful photographs in this annual event, whether or not you submit slides. And if you are personally unable to attend this virtual meeting, you are still welcome to submit your images and we’ll gladly include them in the show.

ZOOM meeting instructions:
- To join this Zoom meeting, click here
- Or go to and enter ID 847 3619 55775, passcode 773093
- To join the meeting by telephone, 1-669-900-9128 (San Jose) and enter the ID: 847 3619 5577, Passcode: 773093