President: Carolyn Gressitt (575-523-8413) canton49 ‘at’ hotmail.com
Vice-President: Tom Packard (575-202-3708) tompack2002 “at” yahoo.com.
Membership: John Freyermuth (575-523-8413) szygint4 ‘at’ hotmail.com
Treasurer: Tom Williams tcret1845 ‘at’ aol.com
Chapter Representative: Joan Woodward jhirschman ‘at’
Las Cruces Chapter Annual Report
2013 Las Cruces Chapter Report (PDF)
2012 Las Cruces Chapter Report (PDF)
2011 Las Cruces Chapter Report (PDF)
Scheduled Events for 2014
Meetings and programs are on the 2nd Wednesday of the month (unless otherwise noted) at 7 PM, in the Conference Room of the Social Center at the University Terrace Good Samaritan Village, 3011 Buena Vida Circle, Las Cruces (on the right, while traveling east on Buena Vida from Telshor). Field trips are always on a Saturday. Most field trips extend into the afternoon. Participants must sign a release of liability form. Children must be accompanied by their parents. Programs and field trips are free, and non-members are always welcome. Contact Carolyn Gressitt at 523-8413.
September 10, 7 p.m. Heather Throop, NMSU Biology professor, will present “Global Change: Influences on Arid Systems.”
September 13, 8 a.m. We will explore part of the Organ Mts.-Desert Peaks N.M., by taking a plant walk on the west side of the Robledo Mountains. Meet at U.S. Post Office in Fairacres.
October 8, 7 p.m. Lisa Mandelkern, native plant/photography expert, will speak on plant photography.
October 11, 8 a.m. We will go to the Percha Box, a riparian area. Meet at the east end of the Kmart parking lot.
October 18, 1 p.m. Potluck lunch—bring a dish and join us for an afternoon at La Cueva (Dripping Springs Natural Area).
November 12, 7 p.m. Keith Davis will present “The Geology of the Organ Mountains.”
November 15, 8 a.m. We will hike at San Diego Mt. (also called Tonuco). Meet at the east end of the Kmart parking lot.
December: No events–Happy Holidays!