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Restoring the American Chestnut

Annual Meeting of the American Chestnut Foundation, New York State Chapter

2013 Meeting of the New York State Chapter of the American Chestnut Foundation

Thank you to everyone who participated in and supported this meeting!

Agenda

Day Time Activity Location
Thursday, October 10 7:00 pm The Dale Travis Lecture Series
  • The Return of a King: A New Beginning for the American Chestnut, Bill Powell
ESF Gateway Center
Friday, October 11 6:00 pm Registration (Sign up to become a member or renew membership/Setup posters)
(Free 1 year membership for students with ID registering for the meeting)
ESF Gateway Center
6:30 Dinosaur BBQ dinner (Catered at the Gateway Building)
7:30 – 10:00 Harvest Exchange
  • Chestnut Beer/Chestnut Ice Cream/Chestnut Liqueur
  • Silent Auction/50:50 (To continue on Saturday)
Saturday, October 12 7:30 am Continental Breakfast for early birds (catered by ESF Chestnut Committee)
  • Silent Auction/50:50
ESF Gateway Center
8:00 – 9:00 Registration (Sign up to become a member or renew membership)
9:00 Welcome & Presidents report by Herbert F. Darling Jr.
(Other reports on trees at NY Botanical Garden, Zoar Valley, Lasdon Arboretum, Saratoga Springs and Bellville)
9:20 Treasurer's Report by Richard R. Radel
9:30 Election of Board - Richard R. Radel
9:35 District Director's Reports
District 1 Enrico Nardone District 4 Allen Nichols District 7 Roy Hopke
District 2 Dale Travis District 5 District 8 Alex Newlands
District 3 Frank Munzer District 6 Urling Walker District 9 William Snyder
10:00 Coffee Break
10:30 Science Reports by Drs. Maynard & Powell and Staff
12:00 pm Lunch (catered by American Food and Vending)
1:00 – 3:45 Afternoon Field Trips or Workshops Varies
1:00 – 3:00
  • Lafayette Road Experiment Station
    425 Lafayette Road, Syracuse, NY

OR

Lafayette Road Experiment Station
1:00 – 3:00
  • Destiny USA Mall
    9090 Destiny USA Dr., Syracuse, NY

OR

Destiny USA Mall
1:00 – 1:45
Session 1 (Choose 1 of the following)
  • The Path to Deregulation - John Dougherty (Room A)
  • Grafting - Allen Nichols (Room B)
  • Cooking with Chestnuts - Dale Warner (Room C)
  • Pollination - Sara Fitzsimmons (Room 240)
  • Open Space for Free Time (Concourse)
ESF Gateway Center
2:00 – 2:45
Session 2 (Choose 1 of the following, not chosen in Session 1)
  • The Path to Deregulation - John Dougherty (Room A)
  • Grafting - Allen Nichols (Room B)
  • Cooking with Chestnuts - Dale Warner (Room C)
  • Pollination - Sara Fitzsimmons (Room 240)
  • Open Space for Free Time (Concourse)
3:00 – 3:45
Session 3 (Choose 1 of the following, not chosen in Session 1 or 2)
  • The Path to Deregulation - John Dougherty (Room A)
  • Grafting - Allen Nichols (Room B)
  • Cooking with Chestnuts - Dale Warner (Room C)
  • Pollination - Sara Fitzsimmons (Room 240)
  • Open Space for Free Time (Concourse)
3:45 Coffee Break/Fun Games on the Concourse
4:45 Announce winners to silent auction/50:50
5:00 Afternoon Session closes
6:00 The MOST (The Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science and Technology)
500 Franklin St., Syracuse, NY
Museum of Science and Technology
7:00 Dinner at The MOST Museum of Science and Technology