Meeting, Tue, Nov 20
- Last Club meeting til March! Tuesday, November 20, 7:00 p.m.
Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve
Dr. David Jett, Club member will present a program on edible and
medicinal plants. At present he is facility manager of Frick Woods
Nature Reserve and he has studied this subject for years. He is also
a practicing physician. Sometime when you are hunting mushrooms and
just can't find any, it pays to know what other useful plants you
might be able to find.
DIRECTIONS to Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve:
12 minutes from PA Turnpike Exit 5, Allegheny Valley (New
Kensington/Pittsburgh) after tollbooth go south 1.2 miles on Freeport
Road towards Pittsburgh. At the fourth stoplight (Eat'n'Park
Restaurant on the right) turn right onto Guys Run Road. Go 4.1 miles
to the second stop sign. Notice, part way on your journey Guys Run
Road becomes Fox Chapel Road without any notification. Fox Chapel
Road dead ends into Dorseyville Road. Turn left on Dorseyville and
go .7 of a mile to Beechwood, on the right.