[BSW] Feb. 3 Hemlock Overlook Regional Park and Feb. 5 Pesky Persicaria
kathy at fred.net
Fri Feb 1 22:09:46 CST 2013
Field Trip to Old-Age Hemlock Forest at Hemlock Overlook Regional Park,
Fairfax County, VA
Sunday, February 3, 2013
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Field trip co-sponsored by the Potowmack Chapter-VNPS and the Botanical
Society of Washington.
Leader: Rod Simmons
Details at: http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/botsoc/message/550
Reminder - the next BSW meeting is coming up this Tuesday.
Date: Tuesday, February 5th 7:00 PM
Tanja M. Schuster, Ph.D., .
Curator of the Norton-Brown Herbarium (MARY),
University of Maryland
Topic: Pesky Persicaria and Polygonum Bootcamp: the phylogeny of the
buckwheat family Polygonaceae with a focus on the species that occur in
Meeting location: Vertebrate Zoology Seminar Room WG33 (ground floor),
Smithsonian Institution, West Wing of the National Museum of Natural
History, 10th St. and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC. Use the
Constitution Avenue entrance; wait to be escorted up. All are welcome. As
usual, light refreshments will be served prior to and after the
presentation. Contact Robin Everly (everlyr at si.edu) by Monday, February
4th to arrange for a badge for the Febrcatuary meeting.
Pre-meeting dinner: 5:30 P.M. at the Elephant & Castle Pub and Restaurant,
1201 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington. 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, with Federal Triangle the
nearest Metro station, and Metro Center also nearby.
More information about the BSW