On the second Thursday of each month, we invite speakers to present a talk or program about their area of expertise. Admission is free for members, children, and students with ID, and $5 for non-members. Meetings also include expert discussion of plants brought in to the Plant Forum table, and we often have Plant Raffles. Plants, used and new books and magazines are usually for sale at the meetings. For more information about the Society, please see our About SCHS page.
Thursday, August 8 at 7:00pm at Friendship Auditorium
Anthropologist Michael Wilken-Robertson will speak about his book, Kumeyaay Ethnobotany: Shared Heritage of the Californias
Photo of Yerba Buena and Wild Strawberry by L. Bauer
Come learn about how native peoples interacted with and utilized the native plants of our region. (More information will be posted soon.)
For more information and directions to Friendship Auditorium, see our Meetings Page.
Upcoming SCHS Meetings:
* Thursday, August 8 - Anthropologist Michael Wilken will speak on his book, Kumeyaay Ethnobotany: Shared Heritage of the Californias
* Saturday, September 28 - SCHS Annual Horticulturist of the Year Award Banquet and Silent Auction at the Los Angeles Arboretum. 2019 honoree: Mike Evans of Tree of Life Nursery
* Thursday, October 10 - TBD
Upcoming Events and News:
Tickets will go on sale soon for the Horticulturist of the Year Banquet.
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