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UNPS 2018 Calendar of Events

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UNPS sponsored events
Date of the event Day of week Time Event description Contact(s) for further information
June 6, 2018
Wed
7pm
SL Chapter meeting at REI, 3285 E. 3300 So., Salt Lake City, Utah
Topic: Wildflowers with more than one color
Speaker: Joel Tuhy of The Nature Conservancy’s Moab Field Office
Meeting is open without charge to all members of the public
Co-sponsored by The Nature Conservancy, Utah Chapter
Bill Gray
May 19, 2018
Sat
9am-1pm
1st Annual Logan Weed Day
Sponsored by the Logan Ranger District of the UWC National Forest, Bridgerland Audubon Society and the Utah Native Plant Society
Location: 2.5 miles up Logan Canyon at Milepost 463.7, US 89 and Canyon Road, at Second Dam
Wear protective clothing, gloves, long pants, long-sleeved shirts, stury footwear, water.
Lisa Thompson
801-625-5850
Dave Wallace
425-750-5913
Hilary Shugart
May 2, 2018
Wed
7pm
SL Chapter meeting
NOTE DIFFERENT LOCATION THAN USUAL!
Location: Salt Lake Main Library, 210 E. 400 S. Conference Room A
Speaker: Marc Coles-Ritchie
Topic: Mountain Goats in the La Sal Mountains
Bill Gray
April 28, 2018
Sat
10am-3pm
Utah Valley Purge Your Spurge plant exchange event
Sponsored by the Utah Valley Chapter of the Utah Native Plant Society and Provo Parks & Grounds Operations
Location: Rock Canyon Trailhead, 2620 N. 1450 E. Provo
Exchange a bag of spurge for a small native plant
NOTE: wear protective clothing including long sleeves, gloves, and eye protection when removing Myrtle Spurge.
Utah Valley Chapter of UNPS
April 21, 2018

April 19, 2018
Sat

Thu
9am-noon

6-9pm
Native Plant Propagation Workshops
Dale Adele Young Teaching Greenhouse,1390 N 800 E, Logan, Utah
Cost: $30 UNPS members/Master Gardener; $35 all others
Fee includes printed workbook, various seeds and planting material
Register/pay
or call 435-752-6263 or e-mail JayDee Gunnell
Steve Ripple

co-sponsors: UNPS Cache Chapter, Cache Master Gardeners, USU Cache County Extension
April 15, 2018
Sat
NA
$1000 annual award grant-in-aid deadline for 2018
Grant-in-aid program
April 5, 2018
Thur
8:30am-11:30am
Co-sponsored event with the Natural History Museum of Utah: Dalmatian Toadflax weed pull. See link for more information. Let Neal Dombrowski know if you are planning to attend. Urban Habitat
April 4, 2018
Wed
7pm
SL Chapter meeting at REI, 3285 E. 3300 So. Salt Lake City, Utah
Speaker: Bruce Pavlik
Topic: The Four Corners Potato: Conserving an ancient food from southern Utah
Bill Gray

Wild fuchsia 09/27/08 Tony Frates

Other events

Other upcoming events
Date of the event Day of week Time Event description Contact(s) for further information
May 12, 2018

May 11, 2018
Sat

Fri
9am-3:00pm

1pm-8pm
Red Butte Garden's 2018 Spring Plant Sale which will include native plants.
The sale will be held at the Red Butte Garden Amphitheatre.
Members only: Friday, May 11th from 1-8pm (memberships available at the gate)
More information
April 22, 2018
Sun
2pm-3pm
Location: Westminster College, Kim T. Adamson Alumni House
(followed by a walk through the Emigration Creek Natural Area and a memorial tree planting)
Event: Memorial Celebration for Ty Harrison (1942-2017)
Ty Harrison Environmental Fund


Eriogonum umbellatum 6/19/08 Tony Frates