The meeting was called to order at 12:47 P.M. by Emily Troiano in place of the President John Phillip who was unable to attend due to the snow storm. Ryan Macial age 13 gave an update on the app he created for the I-Pad. As of this date there has been over 250 uploads of this app, more then any Carnivorous plant app available. Ryan also stated it should be a few weeks and the same app will be available on I-Phone. Great Job Ryan. Don Gallant spoke about this years calender and that August, and November were open if anyone would like to give a class or a talk. August may be a good time to talk and plan the fall show for the end of September. Just an idea. May meeting at this time will be at Logee's. Shawn Montminy talked about membership and gave all up to date paid members a great 10th Anniversary coffee mug. Dave Sackett stated that we had funds in the account and the NECPS was in good shape. A short slide show was given on the Providence Spring & Flower Show held in Providence on February 21- to the 25th. The booth won a third place ribbon, job well done by those who helped out thanks. John Twomey (me) spoke about the new NECPS forum and how to find it. Don Gallant gave a great presentation on back yard greenhouses and the prep needed to build one. Emily closed the meeting at 2 P.M.