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RTPIOC Meeting Tonight

Posted on Oct 26, 2016

Looking for some plans this evening? Please join the Roger Tory Peterson Institute Ornithological Club and speaker Dr. Gerald Rising!


Current Agenda
When: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 7:00PM

Announcements: RTPI and JAS activities

Program: The Roger Tory Peterson Institute Ornithological Club will meet on Wednesday, October 26, 2016, at 7 pm in the meeting room as usual. This meeting will celebrate the 30th anniversary of the founding of RTPIOC. Our speaker will be Dr. Gerald Rising, a nationally recognized educator and writer. He is a SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus at the University of Buffalo.

His recent publication, “Birds and Birdwatchers”, according to his publisher, William R. Parks, Hershey, PA, is a miscellany of essays for birding neophyte to professional ornithologist. He has been a recreational birdwatcher of 80 years and his publisher states, “Rising brings that experience to the informal essays in this book many of which appeared during his 25-year tenure as weekly “Nature Watch” column in the “Buffalo News”. He will likely read to us from his book which he will have available for purchase.

Refreshments: Refreshments and conversation after the meeting

We hope you will be able to attend! The meeting will take place at RTPI – 311 Curtis St., Jamestown, NY 14701.