Flathead Chapter

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  The Flathead Chapter serves the greater Flathead, Northwest Montana, and Glacier National Park area. Monthly meetings are the 3rd Wednesday of the month in October, November, and January through April at Teakettle Community Hall 235 Nucleus Ave. in Columbia Falls. Programs start at 7 unless otherwise noted. We also encourage members to attend the 5:30 general meetings to discuss and plan Plant Society activities and business. Feel free to bring your sack supper. For for more information, contact Rachel Potter, 892-2446 or:

Jennifer Hintz
725 Twin Lakes Road
Whitefish, MT 59937
(406) 270-7028(406) 270-7028 

Click here for a list of native plant gardens in the Flathead area.
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Programs

Wednesday, 3/19: “The Seduction of Art and Nature” with Dana Bush, artist and ecologist. To learn more about Dana’s work, go to a recent review: http://fibre.acadnet.ca/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/ThreeVoices.pdf .

 

Wednesday, 4/16: “Inseparable and Indispensable – Native Plants and Pollinators”. Patti Mason, Resource Conservationist for the Flathead Conservation District will teach us about the importance of pollinators, threats and their implications, major pollinator types and their needs during all life stages, and selecting plants to support pollinators. She will provide handouts and point us to numerous additional resources. 

 

Events and Field Trips

 

Wednesday, 5/21: Field trip TBA.