Archive for November, 2010

Attend the MA/RI Annual Chestnut Foundation Meeting with HLTP 11/14/10

Learn more about bringing the Chestnut tree back in to the Shelburne Falls, MA landscape! Contact HLTP if you want to carpool.

Tentative Schedule:

10:00 to 10:45 Board Meeting & Elections (Board ) Open to Public

11:00 to 11:30 Chestnut for Beginners II (Brad Smith)

11:30 to 11:50 Welcome and TACF WV Annual Meeting Update (Jamie,Kendra,Yvonne and all who attended)

11:50 to 12:10 New England Update (Kendra)

12:10 to 12:30 MA/RI Chapter Annual Update (Jamie,Yvonne & Charlotte)

12:30 to 1:15 Lunch

1:15 to 1:45 Chestnuts in Viterbo Italy (Brad Smith)

1:45 to 2:15 Chestnut in Pre-Industrial America (OSV’s Rich Giordano)

2:15 – 3:15 “TACF Goes to China” (Sara Fitzsimmons)

Everyone is welcome!

You may bring your own sandwich but snacks and drinks must be purchased on site at the Village Cafe.

The MA-TACF Elections and Open Board Meeting will run from 10:00 am to 10:45 am. For specific directions go to or or call 508-898-9529.

Friend them on Facebook at MA/RI Chapter of the American Chestnut Foundation or follow their tweets at . National foundation:

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