The Mangrove Chapter of The Native Plant Society at will meet at 9 a.m. July 28 for a fun and informational slow stroll on trails of Hathaway Park, 35461 Washington Loop Road, Punta Gorda. Enjoy a shaded walk along Shell Creek and enjoy the hog plum and other native and exotic plants. Everyone welcome. Wear shoes that can get wet, sun hat and lotion, and bring insect repellent and drinking water. Contact Denny Girard with questions, 941-474-1492.
From left: Sue Freeman, Penny Carruthers, Joanne Frances, Dave Carruthers and Linda Wilson on a native plant walk.