News and Events

2020 BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE BGTB

President - Tom Wolfe

Vice President - Steve Byram

Secretary - Marcia Hunter

Treasurer - Rick Hunter

Newsletter Editor - Marilyn Byram

Directors - Verna Dickey, Mark Victor, and Carol Wolfe

Meeting Place:  7:00 PM  Christ the King Catholic Church, 821 South Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, FL 33609
McLoughlin Center, Room C  except February and May meeting will be in the Mary Martha Building 2nd Floor

                 BGTB 2020 CALENDAR OF MEETINGS & EVENTS

Meeting Day

Month

Speaker

Location of Event

27

JANUARY (date changed due to holiday on regular meeting date)

BGTB Meeting: Tom Wolfe

Florida Native Bromeliads

Building C

3

February

Florida State Fair Display to be installed Monday,

February 3,  7 PM

Meet at the Family Life Building

Bring blooming bromeliads

Free tickets to the Fair

6-17

February

State fair begins February 6 and ends February 17, 2020.

Florida State Fair

At Fairgrounds

We need members to

Volunteer a couple of hours

To give information on the club

24

FEBRUARY (date changed due to holiday on regular meeting date)

BGTB Meeting:

Dennis Cathcart

Understanding Bromeliads

Meet Mary Martha Bldg 2nd Floor

16

MARCH

BGTB Meeting:

Teresa Eddy

“The Backyard Florist”

Building C

11-12

APRIL (Easter weekend)

USF Plant Sale

CANCELLED

13

APRIL

BGTB Meeting

TBA Staff at Selby Gardens

Will present a program on Conservation efforts in Florida

CANCELLED

18

MAY

BGTB Meeting:

CANCELLED   

10-13

June

WORLD BROMELIAD CONFERENCE

POSTPONED UNTIL 

JUNE 2021

15

JUNE

BGTB Meeting:

CANCELLED

20

JULY

Ray Lemieux, Tropiflora

Sarasota, FL

Building C

17

AUGUST

BGTB Meeting

John Boardman, Grower & Hybridizer, Orlando, FL

Building C

21

SEPTEMBER

BGTB Meeting:

Steve Littlefield, Artist, Clearwater, FL

Building C

10-11

OCTOBER

USF SALE

USF BOTANICAL GARDENS

19

OCTOBER

BGTB Meeting

Mike O’Leary, Clearwater, FL

Building C

16

NOVEMBER

BGTB Meeting

Dr. Terrie Bert, Scientist

 

Building C

 

21

 

DECEMBER

 

CHRISTMAS PARTY

 

Building C