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North Metro Atlanta Chapter Annual Meeting

December 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

We invite you to join us for our annual meeting!

December 9th, 10:00 a.m. at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 10250 Haynes Bridge Rd, Johns Creek, GA 30022

The meeting will include:

  • “Close Encounters of the Invasive Kind,” presented by Michael Cowan of ReForest ATL. Cowan will talk about the worst invasives his team encountered this year and native replacements. Cowan is a partner at ReForest ATL and former executive director at Dunwoody Nature Center. His work includes securing funding and engaging ReForest ATL for the restoration of 22-acres of park land by controlling encroachment of invasive plants.
  • Plant sale provided by Amy Gilbert!
  • Seed Swap

Bring native seeds and/or small plants to swap with members. Please label specimens with genus/species name (coin envelopes or plastic baggies work well for this).

  • Vote on the board of directors for the coming term.

New directors to begin their first term January 1, 2024:

  • Kerry DeFoe – Kerry is a Bartow Master Gardener Extension Volunteer and a Paulding Master Naturalist.
  • Connie Ghosh – Connie is a long-time coordinator for our Heritage Park restoration project, volunteers at Cobb Parks’ Wright Center property, and owns a small landscaping business specializing in invasive removal and natives restoring.

Re-election of the following current directors to begin another (up to) 2-year term:

  • Carling Kirk
  • Dana Hallberg
  • Lilly Vicens

Rolling off the board are Pat Carson and Renee Hood.

Join us to connect with like-minded people and learn what your local Georgia Native Plant Society Chapter accomplishes in the community each year. This is also a great first step in getting involved and providing input for the upcoming year of native plant sales, educational events, etc.

See you there!

Details

Date:
December 9
Time:
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Organizer

North Metro Atlanta Chapter
Email
northmetroatlanta@gnps.org
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Venue

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
10250 Haynes Bridge Rd
Johns Creek, 30022 United States
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