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(SFPS)

SFPS Guest, Monday NOV. 9th, 2020 - 7:20PM - REGISTRATION REQUIRED (SFPS Members & Non Members Invited)
 
 
Good evening SFPS members & supporters;

As we hope for the best, so we are able to resume our in person meetings, we will need continue to pursue what we enjoy.

It is with great pleasure that I announce this upcoming digital meeting, since my family is from Cuba. I found Mr. Craft's most recent book an excellent token of our Caribbean neighbor, which is "so near and yet so foreign".

The South Florida Palm Society presents "
A Visit Through the Palms of Cuba" by Paul Craft, at our upcoming SFPS digital meeting. 


This event requires registration, so please do so below via the Zoom link.

November 9th
SFPS Guest: 
Paul Craft 
"A Visit Through the Palms of Cuba"

Lecture starts @ approx.
7:20pm - 7:30pm

 
Zoom Meeting Link:
http://bit.ly/SFPSCubaCraft2020
  
Download the PDF flyer below or send to a friend (INCLUDES HYPER LINKS):

http://bit.ly/SFPSCraftCubaInvite

 
Need to update your info or sign up?
($1.00 Memberships must fill out this form)


SFPS Digital Member Formhttps://bit.ly/SFPSform

Join SFPS / PAY DUEShttps://www.southfloridapalmsociety.org/join.shtml

Respectfully,
Jorge Julian Zaldivar

President, The South Florida Palm Society, Inc.
(SFPS), Miami, Florida


Palms@SFPSMiami.org

 

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Courtesy of THE WOLFSONIAN - Florida International University (FIU), VICKI GOLD LEVI COLLECTION
 
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Passenger services were interrupted in the wake of the 1934 hurricane that destroyed the terminal and railway connections to Miami, and were suspended during the Second World War, but resumed in the postwar period until the Castro regime closed Cuba to cruise ships in 1960s. After that, the S.S. Florida sailed between Miami and the Bahamas. - Courtesy of THE WOLFSONIAN - Florida International University (FIU), VICKI GOLD LEVI COLLECTION
 
 
 
 
 
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THE WOLFSONIAN - Florida International University (FIU), VICKI GOLD LEVI COLLECTION - THE WOLFSONIAN-FIU, GIFT OF PEGGY LOAR

 

 

"A Visit Through the Palms of Cuba"

Paul Craft is a horticultural consultant with over 40 years of experience in the nursery, landscaping, and landscape design industry.  More recently, his work has been with botanical gardens helping develop their plant collections, as well as design and oversee the construction of such gardens.

Palms have been a passion, having worked with over 1500 species and he has traveled extensively to learn about them in their native habitats.  His books include An Encyclopedia of Cultivated Palms (Timber Press) and The Encyclopedia of Cultivated Palms 2nd edition (Timber Press), both of which he co-authored. Paul also wrote All About Palms (Ortho series) and his most recent book, The Palms of Cuba, published in 2018. 

Paul was the founding president of the Palm Beach Palm and Cycad Society as well as past president of the International Palm Society.  He was a director of the International Palm Society for 18 years and served as its President from 2004 - 2008.
 

Click here to register. - http://bit.ly/SFPSCubaCraft2020

Direct Zoom Link: 
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMkdOihrz4qHNb59qBWTA5vOqbpxLa9CQii

Download the PDF flyer below or send to a friend (INCLUDES HYPER LINKS):
http://bit.ly/SFPSCraftCubaInvite

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Sign up for SFPS Emails - http://eepurl.com/gCxkUD

Join the SFPS or PAY your DUES - https://www.southfloridapalmsociety.org/join.shtml
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Places to get The Palms of Cuba by Paul Craft (The Palm Nut Pages, Inc.) [2018]

Amazon.com:

https://www.amazon.com/Palms-Cuba-Paul-Craft/dp/0692977325/
Fairchild Tropical Botanical Garden should still have some in their bookstore, if not let the SFPS know and we will gladly let Mr. Craft know his book is hot.

 

Click here to register. - http://bit.ly/SFPSCubaCraft2020
 
"A Visit Through the Palms of Cuba" presented by Paul Craft
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