Current Events & Monthly Meeting Dates (please note that meeting dates, locations and topics are subject to change):                                        
August 4, 2019: Annual CCSS picnic, 1:00 pm, home of Cactus Jack and Pepper Phillips, 20 Taylor Bridge Rd., Lebanon, CT.  Pot-luck lunch (please bring picnic-style food).  Please bring your own lawn chair.  Don't forget to bring your plants for the Show & Tell Table!
              • Jack will give a presentation on cactus-themed topics near and dear to his heart.

Jack (Cactus Jack) Phillips 
discusses one of his plants with CCSS members
during an impromptu talk at his home in Lebanon.


September 8, 2019: (Note that the meeting will not be held on the 1st Sunday of the month, due to the Labor Day holiday wknd.) 
CCSS Monthly Meeting, 1:00 pm, UConn Storrs Campus, Torrey Life Sciences Building, North Eagleville, Rd., Storrs, CT.  Pot-luck lunch.  Chairs will be provided.
  • Matt Opel, PhD will give a presentation on succulent Mesems and Lithops.
October 6, 2019:  CCSS Monthly Meeting, 1:00 pm, program TBA.

November 3, 2019:  CCSS Monthly Meeting, 1:00 pm.  Location and program TBA.

December 1, 2019: CCSS Holiday Party, 1:00 pm, location TBA.  
  • Glenn Lord of Lordicultural will join us again with some special holiday gifts for all members who attend.