Go Wild about Native Plants – Potluck Luncheon (for members) Postponed

Rhode Island Historical Society, Aldrich House 110 Benevolent Street, Providence, RI

DUE TO THE MOST RECENT COVID CONDITIONS, THIS EVENT IS POSTPONED UNTIL A DATE LATER IN 2022.  Join us for a Potluck Luncheon. Let's enjoy spending time with fellow native plant enthusiasts.  Brian Maynard, long time RIWPS member and URI professor, Department of Plant Sciences and Entomology, will also be sharing his perspectives in a […]

Social & Potluck Luncheon

Rhode Island Historical Society, Aldrich House 110 Benevolent Street, Providence, RI

Go Wild about Native Plants with RIWPS Members & Friends Social & Potluck Luncheon Join us for visual wild plant storytelling and socializing. This is an opportunity to mingle with your fellow native plant enthusiasts. Seed Starts East will be offering packets of seeds for butterfly milkweed, swamp milkweed, red cardinal flower, great blue lobelia, […]

Go Wild about Native Plants with Fellow RIWPS Members & Friends

Rhode Island Historical Society, Aldrich House 110 Benevolent Street, Providence, RI

January Social & Luncheon Potluck Style Please let us know if you are coming!  Scroll down to RSVP. Turks-cap lily (Lilium-superbum), photo DFisher Several members will share their experiences and photos with native plants and you too are encouraged to share as well. Garry Plunkett will talk about the transformation of Barbara Chapman’s Ocean Drive […]

January General Meeting & Lecture

Rhode Island Historical Society, Aldrich House 110 Benevolent Street, Providence, RI

Salt Marsh Habitats Strategies for Adapting to Sea Level Rise Many of Rhode Island’s salt marshes are not keeping pace with accelerated sea level rise, showing signs of degradation including die off of vegetation, shallow, impounded water on the marsh surface and unstable peat conditions. Wenley Ferguson, Director of Habitat Restoration at Save the Bay, will […]