[BSW] September 3 - BSW Members' Night
kathy at fred.net
Fri Aug 16 20:00:22 BST 2013
The summer BSW hiatus is drawing to a close. The next BSW meeting is
coming up on September 3, the day after Labor Day. Take advantage of this
opportunity to make a short presentation to the other members. Members'
night has long been a favorite with its wide variety of topics.
Date: Tuesday, September 3rd
Topic: Members' Night
Several members will be giving 5-10 minute presentations on various
As in the past, our September "Members' Night" will provide an opportunity
for several members to share some of their botanical travel or research
slides, or to present other short subjects (10 minutes or less) to which
this format is especially suited. Members who plan to present slides
should send an email to Vicki Funk at funkv at si.edu.
There will be a laptop available for powerpoint presentations or other
digital media that you bring on a CD or USB drive.
Flyer for Posting: http://botsoc.org/sep13.doc
Meeting location: The 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 Rob Soreng (sorengr at si.edu) by Monday before the
meeting to arrange for a badge for the upcoming 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.
The speaker for the October 1 meeting will be Ken Wurdack with the topic
to be provided at a later date.
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