[BSW] Next BSW meeting + Trip Down Under + Tree book
kathy at fred.net
Thu Jan 3 11:30:35 CST 2013
The next BSW meeting will take place on Tuesday, January 8 at 7PM.
The speaker will be Dr. Mones Abu-Asab; his topic will be: Cladograms in
Disease Modeling. A flyer is available at: http://botsoc.org/jan13.doc
Location: Cathy Kerby Room (CE-340), Smithsonian Institution, National
Museum of Natural History.
ALL ARE WELCOME. Light refreshments will be served
Pre-meeting dinner: 5:30 pm at the Elephant & Castle Pub and Restaurant,
1201 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Phone: 202-347-7707. The restaurant is
diagonally across from the Old Post Office Pavilion at 12th and
Pennsylvania, a few blocks from the museum. Federal Triangle
(Orange/Blue) is the closest Metro Station and Metro Center
(Red/Orange/Blue) is nearby.
If you do not have an SI badge, please let Robin Everly (everlyr at si.edu)
know if you are coming to the meeting by January 7 , so she can arrange
While doing a little research about bluebird houses just now, I ran across
Arlene's name and decided to visit her website which I recalled as being:
nextbox.com. Turns out, she's retiring that domain and now has her page
at http://www.curiousnaturalist.com/. So, only a year late, here are a
couple of links to Arlene Ripley's blog in which she writes of Doug's and
her trip down under last January.
I saw this book recommended recently:
Seeing Trees: Discover the Extraordinary Secrets of Everyday Trees
by Nancy Ross Hugo. You can see parts of it here:
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