The Villages Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society hosted an open Social at Big Cypress Recreational Center on July 8th from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. There were light refreshments, mixer games, and conversation. The first 75 people to arrive received a pack of native wildflower seeds. Tickets were given out at the door for a chance drawing to win a native plant every 10 minutes. Both members and guests are invited.