CNPS Chapter Council Quarterly Meetings

Chapter Council Schedule for 2023 Click on Colored Links for Detailed Info:
  • March 4, 2023 – Hybrid Weekend Meeting, Hosted by Orange County Chapter.

    Register at Zoom at Link Here.
    Agenda and Review Documents to be Linked Here.

    Meeting Location: 
    Norman P. Murray Community and Senior Center
    24923 Veterans Way, Mission Viejo, CA 92692
    Norman P. Murray Community & Senior Center | City of Mission Viejo 

    Travel:  
    John Wayne Airport is 9 miles from the venue. https://www.ocair.com/ 

    Lodging Information The closest and some nice-location hotel venues  include:

    1. The Hills Hotel, an IHG Hotel, Laguna Hills, 2.2 miles from the meeting site, from $125, rated 7.5/10
    2. Laguna Hills Lodge, Laguna Hills, 4.5 miles from the meeting site, from $109, rated 8.5/10
    3. Fairview Inn, Mission Viejo, 2.5 miles from the meeting site, from $161, rated 7.8/10
    4. Best Western, San Juan Capistrano, 9 miles from the meeting site, from $ 157, rated 7.8/10
    5. The Inn at the Mission, San Juan Capistrano, is 9 miles from the meeting site, from $331, rated 8.6/10
    6. Dana Point Marina Inn, Dana Point, 12 miles from the meeting site, from $197, rated 7.6/10
    7. DoubleTree Suites by Hilton, Dana Point, 12 miles from the meeting site, from $211, rated 6.7/10

    Evening Speaker: 
    Bob Allen, author of Wildflowers of Orange County and the Santa Ana Mountains

    Sunday, March 5, 2023 – Tentative Field Trips and Local Attractions:

    • Caspers Park is next to California’s largest native plant nursery, Tree of Life Nursery, and well worth a visit.  https://californianativeplants.com/ 
    • Dana Point Harbor is 12 miles from the venue, with plenty of food and opportunities, and next to Doheny State Beach where Surfer Joe used to hang out.

     

  • June 2-4 (to be confirmed)
  • September 8-10 (to be confirmed)
  • December 1-3 (to be confirmed)
Board of Directors typically meet in the afternoon the day before quarterly Chapter Council Meetings. Contact John Hunter, Board President – jhunter.bod@cnps.org, to attend.