|**News and Events: March 13: Conservation's new book club|
|Wed, February 28, 2007 03:49 PM|
March 13: Conservation's new book club"As-yet-to-be-named" Conservation Book Club|
March 13, 7-8:30 p.m.
The Mountaineers Building, Seattle
Yes, were still searching for a name. And the competition is hot. Clearly we need help. So, please invoke your powers of imagination for a good causethe naming of our environmental book club.
The Prize: one Subhankar Banerjee poster from his recent Burke Museum
exhibit on Arctic wildlife. Send your titled musings to firstname.lastname@example.org. More importantly, please join the inaugural gathering of the above mentioned and still-to-be-named book club, Tue., March 13, 7-8:30 p.m. in the Fireside Room of The Mountaineers Building in Seattle.
No need to read anythingyet. Bring an inquiring mind and your
reading suggestionsanything from natural history to environmental
history, from Emerson to E. O. Wilson, from Harpers to the latest
If you really want to get a head start, heres a suggestion: William
Cronon, This Land is Your Land: Turning to Nature
in a Time of Crisis, Audubon, Jan./Feb. 2002, available online