Annual Meeting 2019 Schedule

DAY/TIMEFRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27
Friday AfternoonMeeting Packet Pick-up and Check-In
Holiday Inn Blue Ridge Shadows, 111 Hospitality Dr, Front Royal, VA 22630
Friday Afternoon
3:00-5:00 PM
VNPS State Board Quarterly Meeting
Members Welcome
Friday Evening
6:30 PM
Dinner
Friday EveningMeeting Welcome: Nancy Vehrs
Opening Speaker: Dr. T'ai Roulston, State Arboretum of Virginia
DAY/TIMESATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 28
Saturday Morning
7:00-9:00 AM
Breakfast & Box Lunch Pickup - Holiday Inn

Saturday All Day

Hawksbill-Crescent Rocks
Gary Fleming and John F. Townsend

Saturday All Day

Stony Man-Passamaquoddy
Cathy Mayes and Sally Anderson

Saturday All Day

Wildcat Mountain Natural Area
Emily Southgate

Saturday Morning

Abrams Creek Wetlands
Ashley Landes

Saturday Morning

Bear Wallow
Richard Stromberg

Saturday Morning

Endangered Pollinators
Marie Majarov

Saturday Morning

Great Photos With Your Phone
Joyce Harman

Saturday Morning

Jeremy's Run
Marjorie Prochaska

Saturday Morning

Jones Nature Preserve
Bruce Jones

Saturday Morning

North Marshall Peak
Steve Paull

Saturday Morning

Smithsonian Biology Conservation Institute Driving Tour
Smithsonian Staff

Saturday Morning

The Mushroom Kingdom
Ann and Rob Simpson

Saturday Morning

The Seep at Thompson Wildlife Management Area
Ron Hughes

Saturday Afternoon

Clifton Institute
Bert and Eleanor Harris

Saturday Afternoon

Engaging Kids & Nature
Candace Lutzow-Felling

Saturday Afternoon

Gravel Springs Gap
Wendy Cass

Saturday Afternoon

Plant Families
Marion Lobstein

Saturday Afternoon

Seed Propagation Workshop
Kim Strader

Saturday Afternoon

Sky Meadows Outdoor Learning Lab
Alex Newhart

Saturday Afternoon

Skyline Drive Car Safari
Phil and Ellie Daley

Saturday Afternoon

Smithsonian Biology Conservation Institute Exclosure Tour
Krista Anderson

Saturday Afternoon

Trees at Thompson Wildlife Management Area
Carrie Blair

Saturday Afternoon

Virginia Working Landscapes at Oxbow
Joseph Guthrie
Saturday EveningAnnual General Membership Meeting
Saturday Evening
6:00 PM
Dinner - Holiday Inn
Saturday EveningKeynote Speaker: Dr. Woody Bousquet, Shenandoah University
DAY/TIMESUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29
Sunday Morning
7:00-9:00 AM
Breakfast - Holiday Inn

Sunday Morning

Abrams Creek Wetlands
Ashley Landes

Sunday Morning

Bull Run Mountains—A Natural History
Michael Kieffer

Sunday Morning

Compton Peak
Sally Anderson

Sunday Morning

Digital Journaling
Richard Stromberg

Sunday Morning

Drawing Wildflowers and Nature Journaling
Susan Sharpe

Sunday Morning

Forest Mushrooms
Penny Firth

Sunday Morning

Jones Nature Preserve
Bruce Jones

Sunday Morning

Medicinal & Edible Plants

Sunday Morning

Ogdens Cave
Tyler Urgo

Sunday Morning

Skyline Drive Car Safari
Marion Lobstein and Sarah Dydak

Sunday Morning

Trees at Thompson Wildlife Management Area
Carrie Blair