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The Lyons' Den

February 1, 2001

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture (This is a rescheduled lecture from late 2000)

February 1, 2001 (Thursday) 7:30 PM Room 3712, Bostian Hall, NCSU ***** Note NEW Room!

Todd Lasseigne, Asst. Director, JCRA "New Plants Galore from the Left Coast" Todd traveled to Oregon and Washington last summer in search of new accessions to add to the Arboretum's collection. In this talk, an overview of the opportunities present in the Pacific Northwest, as well as many of the plant gems discovered will be highlighted. This will be an excellent presentation from our new assistant director! Come hear about our new acquisitions.

Friends of the Arboretum lectures are free to those with current membership. There is a $5.00 fee for non-members. Please bring your membership card. We will have a current membership list at the door. Memberships will be available for purchase at the door. Entrance is free to all NC State students with ID and Department of Horticultural Science faculty and staff.

This lecture is in room 3712 Bostian Hall on the NC State University campus and begins at 7:30 PM. There is plenty of free parking at the intersection of Hillsborough and Brooks. Please call (919) 515-3132 if you need directions or information about this program.

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