Annual Wildflower Weekend > 1997

1997 Annual Meeting

Location

Pittsburg, Kansas on September 12-13, 1997

Friday, September 12

I :30pm Field trip to Prairie State Park. This field trip will be led by KWS board
members Dr. Stephen Timme and Dr. Craig Freeman. Participants should assemble in the visitor parking lot located at the NE corner of the football
stadium on the PSU campus.

5:00pm Field trip returns to Pittsburg, Free time

7:00pm Board of Directors Meeting. To be held in the lecture hall of McPherson Nurse Education Building, Pittsburg State University campus.

Saturday, September 13

The annual membership meeting will be held in the lecture hall, McPherson Nurse Education Building, Pittsburg State University campus.

8:30am Registration, Seed Exchange, Book Table - dues may be paid

9:00am Wildflower/Seed Slide Shows - several series of wildflower & seed slides will be shown for those wishing to test their identification skills

9:30am Annual Business Meeting - Carroll Morgenson, presiding

10:30am A talk on medicinal and edible plants of the prairies will be presented by Dr. Kelly
Kindscher, Assistant Scientist with the Kansas Biological Survey, University of
Kansas. Dr. Kindscher is the author of Edible Wild Plants of the Prairie and
Medicinal Wild Plants of the Prairie.

11:30am Lunch - buffet style. Cost is $6.00 per person. Reservations are required.

1:00pm Field trip to Wildcat Glade, Newton Co., MO. This field trip will be led by Dr. Stephen Timme. Participants should meet at the same parking lot as for the outing on 9/12/97.