Category: Chapter News & Events

  • North Chapter Releases September Newsletter

    Greetings INPAWS North Chapter friends, Below is a link to the September issue of The Plant Press – newsletter of the North Chapter. Our final two hikes of 2013 are coming up this month.  Afterwards, we’ll head indoors for meetings and programs for the remainder of the cool season months.  I hope that you’ll consider…

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  • West Central Chapter Announces Fall Programs

    West Central Chapter of INPAWS – Indiana Native Plant  & Wildflower Society         WC-INPAWS PROGRAM Meetings—fourth Mondays at 7pm at Lilly Nature Center in Celery Bog Nature Area (West Lafayette) Dinner with the speaker is at 6pm in the MCL Cafeteria-West Lafayette  ~ open to the public ~ MON SEP 23  “Prophetstown Plants from the…

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  • Southwest Chapter to Change Meeting Schedule

    The Southwest chapter of INPAWS has announced a new 2014 meeting schedule in hopes of improving attendance. After an on-line survey and discussion at the July meeting, it was decided that next year… Meetings in May, July and September will be at 6:00 p.m. CDT on the third Thursday of the month.  Meetings in January,…

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  • Allelopathy Is the Topic of September 21 SW-INPAWS Meeting

    SW-INPAWS’ next meeting will be held on Saturday, Sept. 21 at 9:30 AM at Oaklyn Branch Library, Evansville, IN. USI Professor Dr. Edith Hardcastle will speak on “Allelopathy Affecting Native Species.” Allelopathy is a biological phenomenon by which an organism produces one or more biochemicals that influence the growth, survival, and reproduction of other organisms….

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  • July 20th North Chapter Field Trip

    INPAWS North Chapter Hike: Gentian Lake and Fen at Trine State Recreation Area    When: Saturday July 20 2013 11 am–1pm ET Where: Pokagon State Park – 450 Lane 100 Lake James Angola, Indiana, 46703 and Trine State Recreation Area, Steuben Co. Leader:  Fred Wooley – Pokagon State Park Nature Interpreter Directions: Take I-69 exit 354,…

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  • A Mind BOGling Event Coming May 18

    Celebrate American Wetlands Month and National Kids to Parks Day on Saturday, May 18, at Celery Bog Nature Area, 1620 Lindberg Road, West Lafayette. INPAWS West Central chapter volunteers have had a hand in staging this third annual event. Enjoy nature kids, presentations, and family activities, plus a special screening of an award-winning documentary of…

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  • North Chapter News

    From Steve Sass: The latest issue of The Plant Press is now available:  The Plant Press April 2013 Also attached is a flier for the newly announced 2013 Calumet Naturalist Series. This nine session introduction to the common plants of the Calumet region is the brainchild of INPAWS member and Calumet Outdoor Series founder Eric…

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  • SW-INPAWS Announces Spring Events

    SW Chapter (SWINPAWS), based in Evansville, announces the following events: Saturday, April 13,  Wildflower Walk at Ouabache Trails Park, in Knox County, less than 2 miles north of Vincennes. Saturday, May 18, general meeting at Oaklyn Library in Evansville. Meeting starts at 9:30am with program to follow–“Made In The Shade” Woodland Wildflowers by Kathy Eicher…

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  • River City Tree Planting Wildly Exceeds Expectations

    This glowing report was sent in by SW-INPAWS leaders Davie Sue Wallace and Dona Bergman. The River City Tree Committee is an informal group of people with similar interests and enthusiasms  – friends and colleagues who love nature, gardening and wildlife.  In late 2011, the River City Tree Committee embarked on an ambitious project to…

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  • North Chapter Field Trips Announced

    Spring is just three short weeks away, and if you’re like me, you’re counting the days until the first wildflowers appear.  The March edition of The Plant Press contains the full schedule of our 2013 field trip season (reproduced below), so be sure to save the dates.  As the trips approach, more information and reminders…

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