We had a wonderful experience on February 25, 2015   We will have pictures of the event soon…


6:30 pm for social get-to-gether…  7pm speaker begins…

Walk-ins are invited….       Having a workshop is a new feature this season—

We also are using a new location for the Workshop:

Wethersfield Academy for the Arts            431 Hartford Avenue, Wethersfield, CT

Wethersfield Academy for the Arts 431 Hartford Avenue, Wethersfield, CT

The Wethersfield Academy of Arts

“Making More of a Good Thing! Propagation of Native Plants”
Lecture & Workshop @ Wethersfield Academy of Arts

Dr. Randi Eckel

Dr. Randi Eckel

Dr. Randi Eckel

Randi will begin with a slide presentation and discussion of interesting native plant propagation techniques. Everyone is welcome to attend the lecture with the usual non-member donation of $5, free for members of HPS. The hands-on workshop is limited to the first 35 people to register & will require a $10 fee to cover supply costs(flats, inserts, soil, markers, cover, etc) Workshop: Everyone will go home with 6 different wildflowers all planted and ready for the seeds to grow in small flats with a clear propagation dome.
Dr. Randi Eckel is the Owner of Toadshade Wild Flower Farm        

Toadshade Wild Flower Farm at Farmer's Market

Toadshade Wild Flower Farm at Farmer’s Market

  Please check out her website… you may want to order plants or seed to be delivered when Randi presents to us. Toadshade is a mail order only nursery… not open to the public… You can follow the nursery on facebook .

We need to register people early for the workshop. Please either fill out the form below and mail with your payment of $10 to

Leslie Shields

25 Johnson Ave

 Plainville CT 06062

– Or email to:  <selchie1@comcast.net>   to secure a place with payment to be made separately.

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