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February 2016

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – February 2016

2016-02-14 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Marquita Ellias - "Botanical Names Decoded" Feb 14, 2016, 1:30pm.

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March 2016

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – March 2016

2016-03-13 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Ernesto Sandoval

Ernesto Sandoval: "The ABC's of Growing African Bulbs"" Mar 13, 2016, 1:30pm.

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April 2016

South Coast C&SS Show & Sale 2016

2016-04-09 - 2016-04-10
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Show-postcard-2016

South Coast Cactus and Succulent Society Show & Sale 2016 Apr. 9-10, 9am - 4pm South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd., Palos Verdes, CA   Info: 310-618-9886 Photos from SCCSS Show & Sale 2015

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May 2016

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – May 2016

2016-05-08 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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NOTE: We will meet in the classroom not the auditorium. PRESENTER FOR MAY:  Jeremy Spath:  Exceptional Succulent Plants in South African Habitat Jeremy will be speaking on his recent trip to South Africa.  His photographs are exceptional. He may also…

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June 2016

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – June 2016

2016-06-19 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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PRESENTER: Gary Duke - “Landscaping and Micro-Climates for Small Yards”

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July 2016

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – July 2016

2016-07-10 @ 1:30 am - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Brian Kemble

PRESENTER FOR JULY: Brian Kemble: Gasterias - South Africa's Big Smile. Why...

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August 2016

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – August 2016

2016-08-14 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Bob Secrets

PRESENTER FOR AUGUST: Bob Caplan - Acts of Cactography on an Otherwise Dull Afternoon

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September 2016

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – September 2016

2016-09-11 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Woody Minnich

Woody Minnich:  Mexico, The Hidden Treasures of Coahuila.

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October 2016

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – October 2016

2016-10-09 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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"A Questions of Sex" is all about propagation of succulent plants. It includes a few of the more interesting, as well as vanilla, approaches to reproduction. Different kinds of vegetative propagation and hybridization are also discussed.

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November 2016

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – November 2016

2016-11-13 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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PRESENTER FOR NOVEMBER IS; Stephen McCabe – “Dudleya Conservation: Threats and New Species”

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December 2016

South Coast C&SS Holiday Pot-luck 2016 (members only)

2016-12-11 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Our annual Holiday Pot Luck will be held on Sunday, December 11th, our usual meeting date.

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January 2017

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – January 2017

2017-01-08 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Cactus of the Month: Notocactus, Parodia Succulent of the Month: Aloe PRESENTER FOR JANUARY IS:  Marquita Ellias -The Canary Islands – They’re out of this World!  Marquita Ellias will take the audience to space and then return them to the Canary…

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February 2017

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – February 2017

2017-02-12 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Presenter for February: Panayoti Kelaidis - “Designing Gardens for Succulents”

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March 2017

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – March 2017

2017-03-12 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Jeff Moore

PRESENTER FOR MARCH IS: Jeff Moore - "Under the Spell of Succulents"

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April 2017

South Coast C&SS Show & Sale 2017

2017-04-08 - 2017-04-09
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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2017 SCCSS Show & Sale postcard-150

Apr. 8-9, 9am - 4pm
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.,
Palos Verdes, CA Info: 310-378-1953 or 310-618-9886

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Riviera Garden Club Plant Sale

2017-04-29 @ 9:00 am - 2017-04-30 @ 3:00 pm UTC-8
25516 Rolling Hills Way, 25516 Rolling Hills Way
Torrance, CA 90505 United States
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Saturday & Sunday April 29-30 9 a.m.-3 p.m. For sale succulent arrangements and plants from the now closed Water Wise Garden Center.

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May 2017

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – May 2017

2017-05-14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Ernesto Sandoval

NOTE: The May meeting is in classroom B, not the auditorium, space is at a premium. PRESENTER FOR MAY IS:  Ernesto Sandoval - "Aloes". Cactus of the Month: Mammillaria (clumping). Succulent of the Month: Euphorbia (African, not from Madagascar). Aloe…

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June 2017

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – June 2017

2017-06-18 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Gary Duke

NOTE: This meeting is on the third Sunday. PRESENTER FOR JUNE IS:  Gary Duke - "Bolivia - Part I". Cactus of the Month: Opuntia, Tephrocactus. Succulent of the Month: Cissus, Cyphostemma. Gary describes his travel with Guillermo Rivera through the Bolivian…

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July 2017

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – July 2017

2017-07-09 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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PRESENTER FOR JULY IS; Keith Taylor - "Pots and a Different Approach to Staging".

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August 2017

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – August 2017

2017-08-13 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Woody Minnich

PRESENTER FOR AUGUST IS: Woody Minnich - "Socotra". Woody Minnich will present slides of his trip to Socotra, a place many of us will never have the chance to see.  We will discover that many plants in our own collections come…

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September 2017

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – September 2017

2017-09-10 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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PRESENTER FOR SEPTEMBER IS: Gunnar Eisel – “Beauty in the Eye of the Beholder: Our Wonderful and Weird Hobby”

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October 2017

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – October 2017

2017-10-08 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Tom Glavich

PRESENTER FOR OCTOBER IS:  Tom Glavich - "Euphorbias, A Survey and How to Grow Them".

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November 2017

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – November 2017

2017-11-12 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Ernesto Sandoval

PRESENTER FOR NOVEMBER IS:  Ernesto Sandoval - "Propagation of Cacti and Succulents". Ernesto describes soil mixes, watering, fertilization and how to grow our favorite plants from seed.

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December 2017

South Coast C&SS Holiday Pot-luck 2017 (members only)

2017-12-10 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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December 10th, from Noon to 2 PM Our annual Holiday Pot Luck will be held on Sunday, December 10th, our usual meeting date. The start time is noon. We will be in the auditorium. We will start set-up at 10:00…

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January 2018

Huntington Desert Forum 2018

2018-01-13 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm UTC-8
Huntington Botanical Gardens, 1150 Oxford Road
San Marino, CA 91108 United States
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Desert Forum at the Huntington on Saturday Jan. 13th. Entry is free to SCCSS members if you show your club badge and arrive by 9:45am.

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South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – January 2018

2018-01-14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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PRESENTER FOR JANUARY IS: Marcia Tatroe – “Rockin’ with Cacti and Succulents“.

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February 2018

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – February 2018

2018-02-11 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Greg Krehel

PRESENTER FOR FEBRUARY IS: Greg Krehel, - "Freaky Flowers: Echinopsis Flowers in Bloom"

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March 2018

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – March 2018

2018-03-11 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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PRESENTER FOR MARCH IS:  Jeff Moore - "Soft Succulents"

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Carol Causey’s Plant Sale

2018-03-17 @ 9:00 am - 2018-03-18 @ 3:00 pm UTC-8

Carol Causey, who has been a member of SCCSS for the past 44 years, is unable to care for her plants and all must go. She has been a collector for many years and has plants, mostly succulents, some bulbs…

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Super Succulent Celebration 2018

2018-03-23 @ 10:00 am - 2018-03-24 @ 3:30 pm UTC-8
Waterwise Botanicals, 32151 Old Hwy 395, California
Bonsall, CA 92003 United States
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"A Walk on the Wild Side" Super Succulent Celebration 2018: March 23rd – 24th

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April 2018

South Coast C&SS Show and Sale 2018

2018-04-07 @ 9:00 am - 2018-04-08 @ 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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2018 show 11-20-17 postcard front

South Coast Cactus and Succulent Society Show & Sale 2018 Apr. 7-8, 9am - 4pm South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd., Palos Verdes, CA   Info: heidihusnak@gmail.com Photos from SCCSS Show & Sale 2015

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May 2018

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – May 2018

2018-05-13 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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PRESENTER FOR MAY IS: Brian Gold – “Name that Plant & Name that Flower” or “Que es la Planta y Que es la Flor” – a game or quiz type lecture.

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June 2018

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – June 2018

2018-06-10 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Rob Roy MacGregor – “Alternative Ways to Propagate Cacti and Succulents”

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July 2018

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – July 2018

2018-07-08 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-8
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Ernesto Sandoval

Presenter for July is:  Ernesto Sandoval ­ "Propagation of Cacti and Succulents – Part 2".

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August 2018

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – August 2018

2018-08-12 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Woody Minnich

PRESENTER FOR AUGUST:  Woody Minnich - "The New, Rare and Seldom seen Cacti and Succulents of Mexico"

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Gary Duke’s Open Yard

2018-08-25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm UTC-8
Gary Duke’s, 4660 Rio Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90805 United States
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Gary Duke’s Open Yard, Saturday, 25 August 2018, 10:00 to 4:00pm

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September 2018

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – September 2018

2018-09-09 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Peter Breslin

PRESENTER FOR SEPTEMBER IS:    Peter Breslin

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October 2018

Lotusland Auction and Sale 2018

2018-10-06 @ 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm PDT
Lotusland, Cold Spring Rd
Santa Barbara, CA 93108 United States
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$85

Lotusland in Santa Barbara are holding a party and rare plant auction. Early Bird Pricing before September 1st. Member’s $65  non-members $85. After September Member’s $75  non-members $95. Call 805.969.9990 for reservations. Click a button to vistit Lotusland's website:Please consider…

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South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – October 2018

2018-10-14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Gary Duke

PRESENTER: Gary Duke “What Kind of Cactus Is It?”

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South Bay Bromeliad Associates – Buying Bus Trip October 2018

2018-10-27 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm PDT
Live Art Plantscapes, 1323 West 130th Street
Gardena, CA 90247 United States
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$25

South Bay Bromeliad Associates Invites you to “come along with us on our biennial bus trip”. Only $20 per person, $25 for non members. Bring your own box lunch. Club will provide water, soft drinks & snacks. Meet at Larry…

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November 2018

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – November 2018

2018-11-11 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PST
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Tom Glavich

PRESENTER FOR NOVEMBER IS:  Tom Glavich - "Pelargoniums of Southern Africa"

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December 2018

South Coast C&SS Holiday Pot-luck 2018 (members only)

2018-12-09 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm PST
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Our annual Holiday Pot Luck will be held on Sunday, December 9th, our usual meeting date. The festivities will start at noon in the Auditorium. We will start set-up at 10:30 AM. Anyone with a flair for decorating or arms…

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January 2019

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – January 2019

2019-01-13 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PST
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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PRESENTER FOR January IS:  Laurel Woodley  "Discovering Plant Taxonomy"

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Huntington Desert Forum 2019

2019-01-19 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm PST
Huntington Botanical Gardens, 1150 Oxford Road
San Marino, CA 91108 United States
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Desert Forum at the Huntington on Saturday January 19th. Entry is free to SCCSS members when you bring your society badge and arrive by 9:45am. The Aloes are usually flowering and are spectacular. Desert garden and conservatory will have docents…

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February 2019

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – February 2019

2019-02-10 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PST
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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PRESENTER FOR FEBRUARY IS: Guillermo Rivera – “Argentina and Chile”

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March 2019

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – March 2019

2019-03-10 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States

PRESENTER FOR MARCH IS:  Rob Skillin - "Kenya, Land of Tropical Succulents"

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April 2019

South Coast C&SS Show and Sale 2019

2019-04-06 @ 9:00 am - 2019-04-07 @ 4:00 pm PDT
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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2019 show postcard front

NOTE CHANGED DATES !!
April 6-7th, 9am - 4pm
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd., Palos Verdes, CA.
*  Thousands of cactus and succulents for sale
*  Hard-to-find plants
*  Kids potting table
*  Beautiful displays by expert growers
*  Expert advice for beginners and advanced

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Rob Skillin’s Open Greenhouse Day 2019

2019-04-20 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm PDT
Skillin Ranch, 8910 Camino Cielo
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420 United States
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You are invited to Rob Skillin's "Open Greenhouse Day 2019". A day of fun, food, friends and PLANTS! At the Skillin Ranch in Arroyo Grande, San Luis Obispo Co. Saturday, April 20, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

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May 2019

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – May 2019

2019-05-12 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Ernesto Sandoval

PRESENTER FOR MAY IS: Ernesto Sandoval - "Forms and Functions of Cacti and succulents Inside and Out along with other Desert Dwellers!"

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June 2019

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – June 2019

2019-06-09 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Gary Duke

PRESENTER FOR JUNE IS: Gary Duke – “Landscaping and Micro-Climates for Small Yards”

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Gary Duke’s Open Yard 2019

2019-06-22 @ 10:00 am - 2019-06-23 @ 4:00 pm UTC-8
Gary Duke’s, 4660 Rio Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90805 United States
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Gary Duke’s Open Yard 2019, Saturday 22 June and Sunday 23 June, 10:00 to 4:00pm

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July 2019

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – July 2019

2019-07-14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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PRESENTER FOR JULY IS:  Attila Kapitany - "Botanical Gardens of Australia Tour" – featuring highlights and interesting surprises through a cactus and succulent collector’s eyes.

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August 2019

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – August 2019

2019-08-11 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Woody August 2019

Cactus of the Month: Epithelantha, Frailea, Aztekium Succulent of the Month: Dyckia, Hechtia, Puya PRESENTER FOR AUGUST IS: Woody Minnich - "20 Years in the Atacama, Land of the Copiapoas" Similar to the coast of Namibia, the coastal and inland…

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September 2019

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting – September 2019

2019-09-08 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Tom Glavich

Cactus of the Month: Variegated cactus Succulent of the Month: Variegated succulent PRESENTER FOR SEPTEMBER IS:   Tom Glavich - "The High Drakensbergs" Tom will talk about a trip he took to the high Drakensberg's, a mountain chain in the East…

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October 2019

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting October 2019

2019-10-13 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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PRESENTER FOR OCTOBER IS:  Gunnar Eisel _ "Astrophytum Revisited". Following the meeting will be Gary Duke's Seed Propagation Workshop for those who signed up.

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November 2019

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting November 2019

2019-11-10 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PST
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Cactus of the Month: South American columnar cactus (Espostoa, Oreocereus, Cleistocactus, etc.) Succulent of the Month: Pelargonium, Sarcocaulon, Tylecodon PRESENTER FOR NOVEMBER IS:  John Martinez & Nils Schirrmacher - Dudleya: Succulent Diversity in Our Own Backyard" Our local mountains are…

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Glendora Gardens – All About Succulents

2019-11-16 @ 10:00 am - 2019-11-17 @ 2:00 pm UTC-8
Glendora Gardens, 1132 S. Grand Ave.
Glendora, CA 91740 United States
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ALL ABOUT SUCCULENTS EDUCATIONAL EVENT & SALE at Glendora Gardens 1132 S. Grand Ave. Glendora, CA 91740 (626) 914-6718 Saturday, November 16, 2019 from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM Sunday, November 17, 2019 from 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM We…

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December 2019

South Coast C&SS Holiday Pot-luck 2019 (members only)

2019-12-08 @ 12:00 pm PST
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Members only: Our annual Holiday Pot Luck will be held on Sunday, December 8th, our usual meeting date. The festivities will start at noon in the Auditorium. Check-in with the kitchen monitor when you bring your covered dish for 10-12…

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January 2020

San Gabriel Valley C&SS – Show & Sale 2020

January 11 - January 12
L.A. County Arboretum, 301 North Baldwin Ave,
Arcadia, CA 91007 United States
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Annual San Gabriel Valley Cactus and Succulent Show and Sale Saturday January 11, 2020  9am-4pm Sunday January 12, 2020 9am-3pm LA County Arboretum 310 N. Baldwin, Arcadia, CA. Information: Manny Rivera 626-780-6957 or John Matthews 661-714-1052

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South Coast C&SS monthly meeting January 2020

January 12 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PST
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Spiny Succulents Book Cover

PRESENTER FOR JANUARY IS: Jeff Moore – “2019 SPINY SUCCULENTS: Euphorbias, Cacti, and Other Sculptural Succulents and (Mostly) Spiny Xerophytic Plants”

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Huntington Desert Forum 2020

January 18 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm PST
Huntington Botanical Gardens, 1150 Oxford Road
San Marino, CA 91108 United States
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Desert Forum at the Huntington on Saturday January 18th.Entry is free to SCCSS members when you bring your society badge and arrive by 9:45am. The Aloes are usually flowering and are spectacular. Knowledgeable staff and docents will be stationed throughout…

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February 2020

San Diego C&SS – Winter Show & Sale 2020

February 8
Balboa Park, Room 101, 1549 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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FEB. 8 San Diego Cactus & Succulent Society - Winter Show & Sale Balboa Park, Room 101, San Diego, CA. INFO: 858-382-1797More Info ...

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South Coast C&SS monthly meeting February 2020

February 9 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PST
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Sean Dean Gildenhuys

PRESENTER FOR FEBRUARY IS: Sean Dean Gildenhuys - "Haworthiopsis".
Born in October 1983 (Pretoria) Sean grew up in the town Mbombela (previously Nelspruit), situated in the north-eastern part of the country. It is here in his childhood that Sean developed a keen interest in plants and nature as a whole.

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Sale @ Hank’s

February 29 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC-8
Hank’s, 4318 Canehill Ave.
Lakewood, CA 90713 United States
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Sale @ Hank's
Saturday February 29th, 2020
8:00 am to Noon

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March 2020

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting March 2020

March 8 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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PRESENTER FOR MARCH IS:  Woody Minnich - "Cactus and Succulent Conservation Around the World"

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Orange County C&SS – Spring Show & Sale 2020 (Cancelled)

March 19 @ 6:00 pm - March 21 @ 5:00 pm PDT
Anaheim United Methodist Church, 1000 S. State College Bl.
Anaheim, CA 92806 United States
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MAR. 19-21 Thurs. 19th 6pm-9pm, Fri. 20th 9am-7pm, Sat. 21st 9am-5pm Anaheim United Methodist Church, 1000 S. State College Bl., Anaheim, CA. INFO: Call 657-549-0702

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Gary Duke’s Open Yard 2020

March 21 @ 10:00 am - March 22 @ 4:00 pm UTC-8
Gary Duke’s, 4660 Rio Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90805 United States
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Gary Duke’s Open Yard 2020, Saturday 21 March and Sunday 22 March, 10:00 to 4:00pm

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April 2020

Central Arizona C&SS – Show & Sale 2020 (Cancelled)

April 3 @ 9:00 am - April 5 @ 4:00 pm MST
Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix, 1201 North Galvin Parkway
Phoenix, AZ 85008 United States
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Beautiful and bizarre cactus and succulents are on display as members of the Central Arizona Cactus and Succulents Society showcase potted specimens. Our 2020 Annual Show and Sale will be open to the public Friday and Saturday, April 3 &…

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South Coast C&SS Show and Sale 2020 (Cancelled)

April 4 @ 9:00 am - April 5 @ 4:00 pm PDT
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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April 4-5th, 9am - 4pm
South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd., Palos Verdes, CA.
*  Thousands of cactus and succulents for sale
*  Hard-to-find plants
*  Kids potting table
*  Beautiful displays by expert growers
*  Expert advice for beginners and advanced

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Rob Skillin’s Open Greenhouse Day 2020 POSTPONED

April 4 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm PDT
Skillin Ranch, 8910 Camino Cielo
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420 United States
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You are invited to Rob Skillin's "Open Greenhouse Day 2020". A day of fun, food, friends and PLANTS! At the Skillin Ranch in Arroyo Grande, San Luis Obispo Co. Saturday, April 4, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

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Cactus and Succulent Society of New Mexico – Spring Show & Sale 2020 (Cancelled)

April 11 @ 10:00 am - April 12 @ 4:00 pm PDT
Albuquerque Garden Center, 10120 Lomas Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87112 United States
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2020 Spring Show & Sale Cactus & Succulent Society Of New Mexico Sat. and Sun., April 11th and 12th from 10:00am – 4:00pm At the Albuquerque Garden Center 10120 Lomas Blvd. NE Show Bring YOUR best plants to show and…

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Conejo Cactus & Succulent Society Plant Sale 2020 (Cancelled)

April 19 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm PDT
558 N. Ventu Park Road, Thousand Oaks, 558 N. Ventu Park Road
Thousand Oaks, CA 91320 United States
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Conejo Cactus & Succulent Society Succulent & Cactus Plant Sale ( Cancelled) Sunday Apr 19, 9am to 4pm. 558 N. Ventu Park Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91320 INFO: conejocss@hotmail.com Plant Vendors & Potters will be featured along with Experts to…

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Huntington Plant Sale 2020 (Cancelled)

April 24 @ 10:00 am - April 26 @ 5:00 pm PDT
Huntington Botanical Gardens, 1150 Oxford Road
San Marino, CA 91108 United States
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Apr. 26 10am - 5 pm  Huntington Plant Sale Friday, Saturday, and Sunday June 28-30, 2019 See flyer for details. Huntington Botanical Gardens, 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA. 626-405-35042019 Flyer ...

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May 2020

Sunset C&SS – Show & Sale 2020 (Cancelled)

May 2 @ 10:00 am - May 3 @ 4:00 pm PDT
Veterans Memorial Center, 4117 Overland Ave.
Culver City, CA 90230 United States
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Sunset C&SS - Bromeliad, Cactus & Succulent Sale

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South Bay Epiphyllum Society – Show & Sale 2020 (Cancelled)

May 3 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm PDT
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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MAY 3  9am to 4pm South Coast Botanic Garden. INFO: 310-833-6823

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Gates C&SS – Show & Sale 2020 (Cancelled)

May 8 @ 9:00 am - May 9 @ 4:00 pm PDT
Free

May 8-9 Gates Cactus & Succulent Society - Show & Sale Fri & Sat 9am-4pm. Redlands Church of Nazarene, 1307 E. Citrus Ave., Redlands, CA. INFO: 909-910-9195 or www.gatescss.com

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South Coast C&SS monthly meeting May 2020 (Cancelled)

May 10 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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PRESENTER FOR MAY IS:  Russel Ray –“Nature’s Geometry Succulents”

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Long Beach Cactus Club Show and Sale 2020 (Cancelled)

May 16 @ 9:00 am - May 17 @ 1:00 pm PDT
Rancho Los Alamitos (Long Beach), 6400 Bixby Hill Road
Long Beach, CA 90815 United States
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Long Beach Cactus Club Show and Sale INFO. 310-647-7300

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June 2020

San Diego C&SS – Summer Show & Sale 2020 (Cancelled)

June 6 - June 7
Balboa Park, Room 101, 1549 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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JUNE 6-7, 2020 Cancelled Balboa Park, Room 101, San Diego, CA. INFO: 858-382-1797

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Los Angeles C&SS – Drought Tolerant Plant Show & Sale 2020 (Cancelled)

June 13 @ 9:00 am - June 14 @ 3:00 pm PDT
Sepulveda Garden Center, 16633 Magnolia Blvd.
Encino, CA United States
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JUNE 13-14 June 13th, 9am–4pm June 14th, 9am-3pm Sepulveda Garden Center, 16633 Magnolia Blvd., Encino, CA. INFO: http://www.lacactus.com/  

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South Coast C&SS monthly meeting June 2020 (Cancelled)

June 14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT
South Coast Botanic Garden, Frances Young Hall, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 United States
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Cactus of the Month: Opuntia, Tephrocactus, Cylindropuntia, Austrocylindropuntia. Succulent of the Month: Cissus, Cyphostemma. Meeting is cancelled

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CSSA Annual Show & Sale 2020 (CANCELLED)

June 27 @ 10:00 am - June 29 @ 5:00 pm PDT
Huntington Botanical Gardens, 1150 Oxford Road
San Marino, CA 91108 United States
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54th ANNUAL SHOW AND SALE
CACTUS AND SUCCULENT SOCIETY OF AMERICA
HUNTINGTON LIBRARY & BOTANICAL GARDENS

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July 2020

South Coast C&SS monthly meeting July 2020 Webinar

July 12 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT
Zoom meeting
Gary Duke

Cactus of the Month: Melocactus Succulent of the Month: Bromeliaceae (other than Tillandsia) Meeting will be held via Zoom invitation. Members to submit Mini Show photos by July 20Speaker via Zoom is Gary Duke, speaking on "NW Argentina - Places…

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Orange County C&SS – Summer Show & Sale 2020

July 17 @ 12:00 pm - July 18 @ 5:00 pm PDT
Anaheim United Methodist Church, 1000 S. State College Bl.
Anaheim, CA 92806 United States
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JULY 17-18 Fri. July 17th Noon-7pm, Sat. 18th 9-5pm INFO: Call 949-212-8417

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August 2020

South Coast C&SS monthly Zoom meeting August 2020

August 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm PDT
Zoom meeting
Jackson Burkholder

Jackson Burkholder will present a program via Zoom entitled, “The Botany of Cacti: An Introduction”.

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35th Annual Intercity Show & Sale 2020 (Cancelled)

August 15 @ 9:00 am - August 16 @ 5:00 pm PDT
L.A. County Arboretum, 301 North Baldwin Ave,
Arcadia, CA 91007 United States
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AUG. 15-16 LA County Arboretum. 9am-5pm Daily. 301 N. Baldwin Ave., Arcadia, CA. http://www.intercityshow.com INFO: Call Tom Glavich 626-798-2430 or John Martinez 805-390-2139

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Central Coast C&SS – Annual Show & Sale 2020 (Cancelled)

August 29 @ 10:00 am - August 30 @ 4:00 pm PDT
Ludwick Center, 864 Santa Rosa St
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 United States
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AUG 29th (10am-5pm) 30th (10am-4pm) Ludwick Center, 864 Santa Rosa St., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401. (at Mill St.). Contact Terrie Leivers at "terrieleivers at gmail.com". For pictures of the 2018 show, see the CCCSS website at http://www.centralcoastcactus.org

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September 2020

Huntington Botanical Gardens – 37th Succulent Plants Symposium 2020-(Zoom)

September 11 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm PDT
Zoom meeting
Free

The Huntington is offering an abbreviated Zoom Webinar in lieu of the regular format for the 37th Annual Succulent Plants Symposium. The program consists of four brief presentations by Gardens staff that provide updates about the Collections, discuss recent construction…

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Los Angeles C&SS – Fall Sale 2020

September 12 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm PDT
Sepulveda Garden Center, 16633 Magnolia Blvd.
Encino, CA United States
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Covid-19 Social Distancing Guidelines LACSS FALL SALE 2020 will maximize social distancing guidelines while observing all CDC & local health guidelines. All vendors and volunteers are required to have PPE. Tickets will available for purchase at door. Event is Rain…

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South Coast C&SS monthly Zoom meeting September 2020

September 13 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm PDT
Zoom meeting
gunnar headshot

PRESENTER FOR SEPTEMBER IS: Gunnar Eisel - “The Folklore, Enchantment, and Evolution of the C&S Hobby from 1894 to the present day”.

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Long Beach Cactus Club Annual Plant Auction 2020(Cancelled)

September 17 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm PDT
Rancho Los Alamitos (Long Beach), 6400 Bixby Hill Road
Long Beach, CA 90815 United States
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Sept ? (date needs confirmation) Long Beach Cactus Club Annual Plant Auction, 11-1pm Rancho Los Alamitos, 6400 Bixby Hill Road, Long Beach, CA 90615 INFO. 562-631-5876

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SUCCULENT SALE – Los Osos, San Luis Obispo County

September 25 @ 11:00 am - September 26 @ 4:00 pm PDT
2016 9th St. Los Osos, 2016 9th St.
Los Osos, CA 93402 United States
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"SUCCULENT SEPTEMBER" plant and pot sale in Los Osos, with face-masks and social distancing.

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October 2020

Bakersfield C&SS – Show & Sale 2020(Cancelled)

October 10 @ 10:00 am - October 11 @ 3:00 pm PDT
St. Paul’s Church, 2216 17th Street
Bakersfield, CA 93304 United States
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Oct 10-11 Sat. 10-5pm, Sun. 11-3pm St. Paul’s Church, 2216 17th Street, Bakersfield, CA 93304. Free Admission & Parking INFO: 661-831-8488

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South Coast C&SS monthly Zoom meeting October 2020

October 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm PDT
Zoom meeting
Tom Glavich

PRESENTER FOR OCTOBER IS: Tom Glavich - "Exploring Gasteria including Cultivars and Hybrids"

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Palomar C&SS Fall Show & Sale 2020

October 27 @ 9:00 am - October 28 @ 3:00 pm PDT
San Diego Botanic Garden, 230 Quail Gardens Drive
Encinitas, CA 92024 United States
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OCT. ?? TBD Sat 9am-5pm, Sun 10am-3pm, San Diego Botanic Gardens, 230 Quail Gardens Drive, Encinitas, CA. INFO: email:'eventcoordinator at palomarcactus.org' 858-776-7216

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November 2020

Huntington Fall Plant Sale 2020( Cancelled)

November 6 - November 8
Huntington Botanical Gardens, 1150 Oxford Road
San Marino, CA 91108 United States
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huntington members plant sale

Nov 6-8 Huntington Fall Plant Sale Huntington Botanical Gardens, 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA. INFO: 626-405-3504

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LACSS Fall Sale 2020

November 6 @ 6:30 pm - November 7 @ 3:00 pm PST
17400 Victory Blvd, Van Nuys, 17400 Victory Blvd
Van Nuys, CA 91406 United States
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Nov. 6th: 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm, Nov. 7th: 8:30 am – 9:00 am (MEMBERS ONLY), 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

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South Coast C&SS monthly Zoom meeting November 2020

November 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm PST
Zoom meeting
Stephen McCabe yosemite traverse

PRESENTER FOR NOVEMBER IS:  Stephen McCabe  "Cliff hangers and Flatlanders: Dudleya on the Edge"

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Garibaldo’s Nursery Plant and Pottery Sale

November 21 @ 9:00 am - November 22 @ 2:00 pm PST
Garibaldo’s Nursery, 8834 Rose Street
Bellflower, CA 90706 United States
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Garibaldo's Sale

Huge Plant & Pottery Sale, Saturday & Sunday ... Gary Duke will sell & sign his book & sell rare plants. Also many local potters/artists/other plant nurseries.

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