Preliminary Information Full Event and Registration Details Available Soon

The Henry Shaw Cactus & Succulent Society invites you to attend the 16th Biennial Mid-States Cactus & Succulent Conference in St. Louis. The June 21-24, 2018, event will offer a diverse program of informative presentations, plenty of plants for sale and a bit of local flavor – all brought to you by HSCSS, organizer of the Midwest's largest annual cactus and succulent show.

The Mid-States Cactus & Succulent Conference will be held at Drury Inn & Suites. Situated near world-famous Forest Park and Missouri Botanical Garden, the facility has a convenient location and comfortable accommodations. Conference attendees can take advantage of special discounted room rates that include free hot breakfast, 5:30 Kickback snacks and drinks, and Wi-Fi.

Complete registration details will be posted when available. Full registration includes welcome reception, program presentations, Saturday banquet and auction. Single-day, banquet-only and other options will be available.

The following confirmed speakers will present on a variety of topics, from propagation and cultivation to informative and entertaining travelogues.

Chuck Hanson
Dan Mahr
Joe Merkelbach
Woody Minnich
Judy Pigue
Pam Schnebelen
Tracy Vymola
Rob Wallace

These confirmed vendors will provide a wide selection of plants, pots and more.

Cactus Data Plants
Chaos Cactus
Drummond Nursery
J & J Cactus and Succulents
Carol Wichern Ceramics

While you're here, plan to visit some of St. Louis' famous attractions.

Missouri Botanical Garden (Library, Herbarium, Greenhouses)
Forest Park (Zoo, Art Museum, Missouri History Museum)
St. Louis Arch and Museum of Westward Expansion
City Museum, Citygarden, Anheuser-Busch Brewery, etc.

For more info, contact Mike Hellmann: +1-618-444-7860, cactus1803@yahoo.com

Henry Shaw Cactus & Succulent Society – A CSSA Chapter Affiliate
P. O. Box 191522 – St. Louis, Missouri 63119 USA – www.hscactus.org
Mid-States Conference Website: www.hscactus.org/mid-states