[BSW] Feb. 3 Hemlock Overlook Regional Park and Feb. 5 Pesky Persicaria

Kathy Bilton kathy at fred.net
Sat Feb 2 04:09:46 GMT 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.

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