(BSW) Meeting TUesday 2-7 + Info re: Flora of Virginia Project
- The monthly BSW meeting will be tomorrow at 7 pm. Details below.
How you can help the Flora of Virginia Project
If you would like to provide financial support to this project, please
make your check out to "The Foundation of the Flora of Virginia Project,
Inc." and send it to:
The Foundation of the Flora of Virginia Project, Inc.
P.O. Box 512
Richmond VA 23218-0512
All donations are fully tax-deductible and will be acknowledged by
letter, a copy of which should be kept for tax records. Please indicate
if you would like your gift to remain anonymous. To give a donation in
the form of securities, please call Chris Ludwig at 804-371-6206.
Tuesday, 7 February 2006 at 7:00 P.M.
Speaker: Jessie Harris Nature Photographer
Topic: "A visual presentation of North American Orchids from the U.S.
proper to Canada and Hawaii"
Members will be challenged to see how many of the orchids are familiar to
The long-time BSW member's exquisite photographs have been published in
innumerable publications over the years. Currently, among other things,
she is working on providing photographs of North America plants for use in
the second release of the Synthesis of the North American Flora.
Location: Cathy Kerby Room (Room CE-340)
on the third floor of the East Court building
National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
All are welcome. Use Constitution Avenue entrance; wait to be escorted up.
As usual, light refreshments will be served prior to and after the
Pre-meeting dinner: 5:30 P.M. NEW LOCATION
Elephant and Castle, 2101 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W.
Phone 202-347-7707. Menu at
The restaurant is diagonally across from the
Old Post Office Pavilion at 12th and Penn., a few
blocks from the museum, with Federal Triangle the
nearest Metro station, and Metro Center also nearby.