[BSW] Reminder: Next meeting April 2 + Trips + Misc.
kathy at fred.net
Mon Apr 1 06:41:52 CDT 2013
Date: Tuesday, April 2nd 7:00 PM
Speaker: Tom Mirenda, Smithsonian Gardens
Topic: Orchids and Polar bears! NOT mutually exclusive!
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, April 1st
to arrange for a badge for the March 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.
Three field trips have been planned for April, two to Bear Island and one
to Turkey Run. (April 6, 20 and 13.) For details see:
Edd Barrows will be leading the trip to Turkey Run on the 13th and will
make a list available at a later date.
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