Missouri Native Plant Society - St. Louis Chapter regular general meeting.
PROGRAM: Dodecatheon (Shooting Stars), by Dr. Brad Oberle, Research Associate at Missouri Botanical Garden.
Some of his work can be found at his website
WHEN: 7:30 pm, Weds 26 January 2011
WHERE: Powder Valley Nature Center, 11715 Cragwold Road, Kirkwood, MO
Starting at the intersection of I-270 & I-44, travel east on I-44 a short distance//take the Watson Road exit lane. As soon as possible take the left turn lane when approaching Geyer Road.
Turn left(north) on Geyer Road. Travel less than 0.2 mile on Geyer Road and turn left(west) on to Cragwold Road(the first road on the left after crossing the I-44 overpass).
Travel west on Cragwold Road about 0.8 miles - to the entrance to Powder Valley Conservation Nature Center on the right.
Turn right and follow the road 0.4 mile to the Nature Center parking area.
Meeting rooms are in the large building on the west side of the parking lot. Entrance is via the southeast corner of this building. . The main lobby visitor entrance at the center of the complex is closed after 5 pm.
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Navigation destination data:
N 38 degrees, 33 minutes, 22 seconds
W 90 degrees, 25 minutes 42 seconds
All interested parties are WELCOME. No fees, parking is free.