Event Calendar
Saturday July 27th 2019 10:00 A.M.
Meeting: Chapter Meeting
Date: May 25, 2019 at 10:00 AM
Place: Sepulveda Garden Center 16633 Magnolia Blvd, Encino, CA 91316
Program: David Karp – Interspecific Fruits
David Karp
is a freelance writer and photographer specializing in fruit.  Over the past twenty years, his work has appeared in the
Los
Angeles Times, The New York Times, Smithsonian, Gourmet and Saveur magazines, and many other publications.
He is also an associate in the Agricultural Experiment Station at the University of California at Riverside.  David will speak on
interspecific fruits, their
advantages and challenges – Pluots, Apriums, Cherums, East-West grapes, wild x cultivated strawberries,
true apple x pear crosses.

Board meeting to follow.
Save the Dates – Tentative Calendar 2019
This is the information available so far. Things may change based on availability, circumstances, acts of nature, etc.

• September 28 Sepulveda Gardens – S
teve Murray
• October 26 Field Trip – Lewis Perkins
• November 23 Field Trip
Clean Up Date
• December 14 Sepulveda Gardens
Annual Holiday Party
Our August meeting has been cancelled in flavor of the Festival of Fruit!
Place
s: Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden Huntington Gardens Pasadena/Sierra Madre/Los Angeles garden
Program: Festival of Fruit 2019 – Year of the Annonaceae

https://festivaloffruit.org/speakers/schedule/
https://festivaloffruit.org/registration/

The CRFG Festival of Fruit 2019 is a 3-day celebration of fruit with fruit-growing talks, workshops, garden and nursery tours, fruit
and
plant vendor booths, tastings, and more.
No Chapter Meeting In August
All Members: if your last name begins with N-Z please bring something for our July refreshment table.