Florida Native Plant Society Meeting: The Suncoast chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society will meet Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Hillsborough Extension Office, 5339 County Road 579, Seffner. Don Goodman, director of Kanapaha Botanical Gardens in Gainesville, will speak about snakes. The meeting is free and open to the public. Call (813) 960-8132.
The Tampa Bay Orchid Society will meet Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at the Seminole Garden Center, 5800 N Central Ave. Speaker Jeff Heigel from Orchids Etc. in Sarasota will have plants for sale. Members and guests are encouraged to bring plants for exhibit on the bloom table. Call (727) 772-8535.