Spring Plant Photo Contest for 6th through 12th grade students. Display to be held during the Open House (12-4pm) May 17, 2013 in the Chico State Herbarium, CSU, Chico , Holt Hall Room 120. There is not fee for submission. Cash Prizes for First, Second and Third Place. Maximum of two entries per participant. All entries must be received by May 10. 2013. Submit photos in 8X10 format as both hardcopy and digital file (jpeg); and include a note with the title or subject, your name, grade level, school and contact information. Submit prints in person to the Gateway Science Museum Ticket Office OR by mail to: 2013 Plant Photo Contest, Chico State Herbarium, CSU, Chico, Chico, CA 95929-0515. Submit digital file and any questions to Paul at firstname.lastname@example.org. Photos may not be returned and will be modified as needed for display purposes.
Poaceae I-Springtime Grasses of the California Valleys and Foothills. Saturday May 11, 2013. This workshop is designed to introduce the basics of grass identification using species commonly found during spring and early summer months in California’s Valleys and Foothills. John Dittes, California Botanist and Consultant will be leading this workshop. Please bring any grasses that you wonder what their name is. The workshop will be from 9am to 5 pm in Holt Hall 129 at CSU, Chico. Registration is $100.00 . Please register in advance.
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Detailed workshop descriptions and sign up forms are available on the Chico State Herbarium website: www.csuchico.edu/biol/Herb/Events.html