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jennifer9906(8/9)August 29, 2010

Date is October 23rd

Here is some general information about the plant meet that I send to everyone. It gives you an idea of what we do, and how to get there. If you have any questions, please feel free to email me. I'm a little slow to email back, but I will email as quick as I can:)

This was all started when a group of plant lovers met on the internet through various plant exchanges. Someone came up with the idea of a get together, and the rest is history. We meet at Mercer Arboretum, (Humble, which is right outside of Spring and Houston). We have a meet every spring and fall. It is a lot of fun. We get together and eat, swap plants and seeds, and talk shop. After everyone is full and swapped out, we go across the street and tour the gardens. No money is exchanged for plants, and nothing is sold. It's all about sharing and or swapping for something that you want to add to the yard:) Anyone is welcome!

We do doorprizes, so if you would like to donate, that would be great.. it can be anything.. dollar store gifts, plants, home made items, etc...

We have a sort of potluck lunch every meet. We will be having chopped beef sandwiches and hotdogs, but anything you want to bring is welcome. Below is a list of things that we will be needing. If you see something that you would like to bring, please email me and I will put you down and update the list of things still needed. If you can think of something that we will need that isn't listed please let me know and I will add it.Â

 David, my hubby will be in charge of the grill.

All of the items listed are crucial to have so we have a fun and stress free swap!!! per David the cook... Â

Things needed     Â

Piggy bank donations to cover website costs -

Hot Dog Weenies

Brisket - Tally?

Charcoal - Tammy?

Foil

Plates

Cutlery

Napkins

Paper Towels

Chili

Bread

Hot Dog Buns

Hamburger Buns

Serving Utensils

Pickles

Relish

BBQ Sauce

Ketchup

Mustard

Shredded Cheese

Chopped Onions

Pickles

Chips

Dips

Sodas

Ice

Water

side dishes

desserts

salt and pepper

 nametags

SO FAR WE HAVEÂ

Jennifer and David lighter, grilling utensils, knife, pot for chili, grate for grill, can opener,

Nadine - serving spoons, leftover cutlery from last year

David - cookies... Hey David.. bring some for everyone

else.. Tally keep your hands off:)) HEHE

DOOR PRIZES:

RSVP:Â

Here is a link that might be useful: plantmeet.com

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allen_gw

We wil be there sodas,door prizes Allen&Mary

    Bookmark   August 29, 2010 at 8:47PM
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jennifer9906(8/9)

Things needed     Â
Piggy bank donations to cover website costs -Â
Hot Dog Weenies
Charcoal - Tammy?
Foil
Plates
Cutlery
Napkins
Paper Towels
Chili
Bread
Hot Dog Buns
Hamburger Buns
Serving Utensils
Pickles
Relish
BBQ Sauce
Ketchup
Mustard
Shredded Cheese
Chopped Onions
Pickles
Chips
Dips
Sodas
Ice
Water
side dishes
desserts
salt and pepper
 nametags

SO FAR WE HAVEÂ
Jennifer and David lighter, grilling utensils, knife, pot for chili, grate for grill, can opener,
Nadine - serving spoons, leftover cutlery from last year
David - cookies... Hey David.. bring some for everyone else.. Tally keep your hands off:)) HEHE
Cindy - Hot Dog Weenies 4 packs
Tally & Jum - Brisket
Erin H - Vegetarian dish
Alan and Mary - Sodas
DOOR PRIZES:
Erin H.
Alan and Mary

RSVP:Â
Erin H +1
Jennifer, David, girls
Tally and Jim
Dave
Nadine
Alan and Mary
Cindy

    Bookmark   September 1, 2010 at 9:18AM
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beachplant(9b)

anyone know how to get ahold of Noreen with the greenhouse? I wanna get ahold of her and have her bring me a couple of things she sells.
Thanks!
Tally HO!

    Bookmark   September 4, 2010 at 3:07PM
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jennifer9906(8/9)

Hi everyone,

Here is an updated list. There are a few people that have emailed since I last updated it.. I know I am missing a few... sorry... they got lost in my 11,000 emails....

Things needed
Piggy bank donations to cover website costs - and buy another table

Hot Dog Weenies

Charcoal - Tammy

Foil

Plates

Cutlery

Napkins

Paper Towels

Chili

Bread

Hot Dog Buns

Hamburger Buns

Serving Utensils

Pickles

Relish

BBQ Sauce

Ketchup

Mustard

Shredded Cheese

Pickles

Chips

Dips

Sodas

Ice

Water

side dishes

desserts

salt and pepper

nametags

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SO FAR WE HAVE

Jennifer and David lighter, grilling utensils, knife, pot for chili, grate for grill, can opener,

Nadine - serving spoons, leftover cutlery from last year

David - cookies... Hey David.. bring some for everyone else.. Tally keep your hands off:)) HEHE

Cindy - Hot Dog Weenies 4 packs

Brisket - Tally

Erin H - Vegetarian dish

Alan and Mary - Sodas

Christy Barron - side dish

Pego - iced tea and local honey

Donna - paper plates, paper towels, plasticware

Beverly - hot dogs and chopped onions

Ken and Noreen - side dish

Noreen /Ginger lady - side dish

DOOR PRIZES:

Erin H.

Alan and Mary

Christy Barron

Donna

Noreen - Ginger Lady

RSVP:

Erin H +1

Jennifer, David, girls

Tally and Jim,

Dave

Nadine

Alan and Mary

Dollie

Tami and

Noreen Tolman

Christy Barron

Pego

Donna

Vicki

Amelia

Carol V

Besty and Ron

Noreen gingerlady

Christina Sizemore

Jenny Marcott

--
Jennifer Wolford

Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game!

    Bookmark   October 11, 2010 at 9:55AM
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daisytx(Z8Tomball)

I can bring shredded cheese and a door prize

    Bookmark   October 11, 2010 at 2:05PM
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jennifer9906(8/9)

Things neededÃÂ ÃÂ ÃÂ ÃÂ ÃÂ ÃÂ
Piggy bank donations to cover website costs -ÃÂ
Hot Dog Weenies
Charcoal - Tammy
Foil
Plates
Cutlery
Napkins
Paper Towels
Bread
Hamburger Buns
Serving Utensils
Chips
Dips
Sodas
Ice
Water
side dishes
desserts
salt and pepper
ÃÂ nametags

SO FAR WE HAVEÃÂ
Jennifer and David lighter, grilling utensils, knife, pot for chili, grate for grill, can opener,
Nadine - serving spoons, leftover cutlery from last year
David - cookies... Hey David.. bring some for everyone else.. Tally keep your hands off:)) HEHE
Cindy - Hot Dog Weenies 4 packs
Brisket - Tally
Erin H - Vegetarian dish
Alan and Mary - Sodas
Christy Barron - side dish
Pego - iced tea and local honey
Donna - paper plates, paper towels, plasticware
Beverly - hot dogs and chopped onions
Ken and Noreen - side dish
Noreen /Ginger lady - side dish
Jenny Marcott
Joann and Mary - Chili ,4 pks of hotdog buns, mustard
relish, ketchup, pickles, shredded cheese

Luana - paper cups, turkey sausage
Karen - water, chips, dips
Daisytx - shredded cheeseDOOR PRIZES:

    Bookmark   October 13, 2010 at 9:07AM
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jardineratx

I'll take foil and a case of water.
molly

    Bookmark   October 13, 2010 at 9:35AM
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waterjasmin

I'll bring desserts and door prizes. Tia

    Bookmark   October 13, 2010 at 11:44PM
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