The Education Center of the Berkshire Botanical Garden, 5 West Stockbridge Road, at the intersection of Routes 102 and 183 in Stockbridge, MA. For a map of and directions to the Garden, click http://www.berkshirebotanical.org and scroll under "Visit."
The meeting begins at 10 with coffee and conversation. A brief business meeting and Show & Tell start at 10:30, followed by our program. Bring your own lunch.
Our morning program will be "A Higher State: Steppe to Alpine — photos from the NARGS annual meeting in Steamboat Springs, Colorado". Some of our members will share plants they saw at the Denver Botanic Garden and on planned hikes around Steamboat Springs and the pre-conference tour. This presentation was postponed from our July meeting.
The Berkshire Chapter's annual fundraiser, THE BIG PLANT SALE, will be held after lunch. Bring your friends so they can purchase specialty plants and learn more about our chapter and the North American Rock Garden Society.