Meeting Time/Place

The Sacramento Bromeliad & Carnivorous Plant Society will hold meetings on the 3rd Wednesday, with the exception of the months of December, January and May.

Next meeting: Wednesday, Apr 15, 7:00 PM

Meetings start at 7:00 pm and are held at the Shepard Garden and Arts Center
located in McKinley Park at 3330 McKinley Blvd, Sacramento, Ca.

Guests and questions are welcome.

Program for April 15, 2015

Cisco Dietz, director of Orquídeas Moxviquil Botanical Garden in San Cristobal de Las Casas, Mexico will speak about the garden and their conservation efforts in the region. The presentation, sponsored by the Sacramento Bromeliad & Carnivorous Plant Society, will take place at the Shepard Garden Arts Center on Wednesday April 15th, 7-9pm. There is no charge or admission.

Please visit the Botanical Garden web site for photos and more information.

The following blog "A Tale of Five Cities: Visiting an Orchid Garden" is the work of a couple visitors quite taken with the gardens. Their photographs are fantastic.

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Meeting Dates for 2015

Next Meeting: Jun 17, 2015

Jun 17
Jul 15
Aug 19
Sep 16
Oct 21
Nov 18, last meeting of 2015

Upcoming Events

April 11
California Carnivores: Nepenthes Presentation by Ch'ien C. Lee
On April 11th California Carnivores is delighted to host a presentation by Nepenthes expert and wildlife photographer Ch'ien C Lee. Ch'ien has lived in Borneo for almost 20 years. The presentation will be based on his extended travels throughout Southeast Asia with an emphasis on Nepenthes. Ch'ien rarely comes back to the United States so this is a really special event. The presentation starts at 1PM and everything (except collections) will be 20% off.

June 6
Annual Bay Area Carnivorous Plant Society show and sale
The annual BACPS show and sale is June 6 this year. There will be nine vendors who will be offering 21 tables of plants for sale.
Date -- June 6
Time -- Noon to 4PM
Location -- Lakeside Park Garden Center, Oakland CA
Free admission, juried show, raffle, rare plant auction, hundreds of plants for sale

July 25 & 26
Sacramento Bromeliad & Carnivorous Plant Society Annual Show and Sale
Saturday & Sunday July 25th and 26th, 10AM to 4PM

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