Solstice Party with mini-presentations

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 – 7:00 pm Pacific Time 

NOTE: This month’s event will be held online. you must register to get login instructions. See below.

Join us for an informal evening of short presentations, fun, and prizes (including journal subscriptions and nursery gift certificates). Following our longstanding club tradition don’t forget to wear your festive solstice hat!

South Africa: From Cape Town to the Namibian border – Stephen Lysaght & Gary Anderson

South Africa offers a fantastic destination to see succulents in their native habitat, including towering aloe trees not found in our own gardens. Join two of our SFSCS members, Steve and Gary, as they visit the cape and share their amazing journey with us.

Succulent Mandalas – Brian Kemble

Looking down at succulents from above can provide a different view from the way we normally see them, and often they show patterns radiating out from the center like a mandala. For our solstice celebration, Brian Kemble has put together a captivating assortment of these “succulent mandalas”.

Event registration required – login Instructions:

It only takes a second to register, and you can do it anytime, even after the meeting has started. We’re doing it this way so we don’t need to worry as much about security, and to have a list of attendees for the prize drawing. :

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing your personal login link.


Upcoming Events

  • January 2: Russel Wagner Greenhouse Tour + Panel with Terry Smale – Joint event sponsored by SFSCS, Mesemb Study Group and Manchester BCSS.
  • November 17: Panayoti Kelaidis (Senior Curator, Denver Botanic Garden) – “Looking for succulents in all the wrong places
  • December 15: Solstice Party featuring mini-presentations
  • January 19: Bob Webb (Arid Lands, Sansevieria Society, Tucson) on Sansevieria