Saturday September 24 at 11:00 a.m. NYBZPS Members Meetup at Planting Fields Arboretum in Oyster Bay

NYBZPS members, let Harvey know at Saturday’s meeting if you’re interested in going. Admission is $8 per car. There are 400 acres including two greenhouses, woodland trails and they currently have an outdoor Dahlia Festival going on as well. Tripods are not allowed in the greenhouses but otherwise can be used throughout the grounds. Learn more, including transportation directions at It is accessible by public transportation by taking the Long Island Railroad to Oyster Bay and either walking or taking a cab. There is a cafe with soups, salads, etc. or alternately you can bring your lunch.