[BSW] September 3 - BSW Members' Night

Kathy Bilton kathy at fred.net
Fri Aug 16 14:00:22 CDT 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.


Next Meeting

Date: Tuesday, September 3rd
7:00 PM

Topic: Members' Night

Several members will be giving 5-10 minute presentations on various 
topics.

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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