2017 ANPS Fall Meeting Information

ANPS Fall Meeting
October 6-8, 2017
Heber Springs, Arkansas

Everybody is welcome to attend! Meeting registration is only $10 with no pre-registration required. Registration will begin at 5:00 PM on Friday, October 6th at the Quality Inn Conference Center.

Meeting Location:
Quality Inn & Conference Center
Heber Springs, AR

Hotel:
Quality Inn & Conference Center
3450 Highway 25B North,
Heber Springs, AR 72543
(501) 362-1000
(501) 362-0253

Reservations must be received by September 24, 2017.  Any rooms not reserved by that date will be returned to their inventory. There are 16 Doubles for $85/night and 19 Kings for $75/night reserved. Amenities include, free Wi-Fi and free hot breakfast. Be sure to mention that you are with the Arkansas Native Plant Society when making your reservation. Individuals are responsible for their own room and tax. All cancelations must be made by 4:00pm of day of arrival to prevent cancellation penalties.

Reservations can be made at the link above.

Dining Options: We will have a Potluck meal Friday and Saturday evenings. Bring a dish or just come and eat! There are also dining options in the Heber Springs areas near the hotel.

Field trips: Several field trips to local areas of top botanical interest will be scheduled for Saturday 8:30 AM-5:00PM and Sunday 8:30 AM-12:00PM:

We will offer something for everybody, whether you want to take it slow and easy or something more vigorous. You must sign up for field trips on Friday evening to allow for adequate logistical planning.

Programs:

Friday—7:00 to 9:30PM – Annual LIVE Auction (bring native plants, books, homemade jelly or plant art for auction!)

Saturday– 7:00PM –Allison Fowler, the wildlife diversity program coordinator for the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission will give a presentation “Monarch Conservation Efforts in Arkansas”.

For complete and up-to-date details, go to www.anps.org or contact Susan Hooks, shooks@fs.fed.us, (501) 282-5365.

Thank you and look forward to seeing you there!

For complete and up-to-date details contact:
Susan Hooks at shooks@fs.fed.us and (501) 282-5365.