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ARS 2017 Fall Conference Information


The Middle Atlantic Chapter (MAC) will be hosting the ARS Fall Conference October 20-22, 2017 in Richmond, VA.  See the summer JARS issue for a listing of all activities, speakers, and a registration form.  The ARS Board meeting will be held on Friday, Oct. 20th from 9 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Speakers for the fall meeting are Steve Krebs, Eastern VP, who will talk about Leach rhodies and the Holden Arboretum generally and its blue bird study; and Ken Webb, Western VP, who will speak in an interactive, informal talk about his beautiful garden in Sydney, BC and propagation.  Ken will also preview the 2018 Convention.

The Hilton Garden Inn at Richmond Airport will be the location for lodging and activities. Room rates will be $119/night.  Shuttle buses will be available directly to the hotel from the airport.  For those driving, there is no charge for parking.  The hotel is located right off I-64.

Dinners and speakers will provide entertainment on both Friday and Saturday nights. Book and plant sales will be offered during the conference.


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