September 20-21 2014
Both the morning session and Saturday evening social will be held at the college (directions below)
Doors open at 8:30 am
Conference starts at 9:15 am
One Seahawk Drive
North East, MD 21532
Directions: Cecil College Web Page
Check the Conference Page for other details.
Online Registration will close September 14. Walk-in registrations will be accepted.
Registration Fees After August 1, 2014: Members $75; Nonmembers: $85
Download the Field Trip Descriptions to make registration easier
Saturday afternoon and Sunday Field Trips will be important venues to expand on the theme. Field trip registration is available when you register for the Conference. Due to size limits on some trips, you are not guaranteed a spot in your first or second choice trips. You will receive a confirmation before the conference for which trip you are registered.
$30 per person
5pm-9pm Dress is "field botany casual."
Go to http://mnps.erideshare.com/ and log in (Group password is MNPScarpool) and enter your request. This service is strictly based on member input--MNPS will not add an individual to this site. Also see..Carpooling
Call for Posters
Undergraduates and graduates studying plant taxonomy, plant ecology, landscaping with native plants, and restoration ecology are invited to submit a poster proposal.
Browse, bid, take home a Nature Treasure and support the Maryland Native Plant Society at the MNPS Annual Conference Silent Auction. Nature Treasures may include books on plants and other natural history topics, botanical prints and posters, crafts, jewelry, plants, a field trip and more. We will list some of the specific items closer to the conference date.