Mark your calendar! Our 7th Annual General Membership Meeting is planned for April 11, 2015, at the Crosswinds Golf Club, 232 James B. Blackburn Drive, Savannah, 31408 starting at 10 AM. The Club is located just off the Savannah/Hilton Head Airport Exit on I-95 (Exit 104). Click here
for a Google map.
Our special guest will be Diana Churchill,
noted local birder, author, and nature photographer giving a program highlighting the birds of our local refuges. She will be available to autograph copies of her book, Birder's Eye View.
Don't have your copy yet? No worries, books will be on sale at the meeting.
Other speakers will include Ranger Monica Harris
, Savannah Coastal Refuges Complex head of Visitor Services giving a "State of the Refuges" update and Friends group President Rick Shields
with his report on Friends activities and the Kingfisher Pond Discovery Center Project.
We also have five positions on our Board of Directors coming open, so elections are in order. A list of candidates with short bios is available below.
New this year will be a silent auction to help raise funds for the Discovery Center Project. A list of auction items is available at our online auction site
. The auction will end at noon on the 11th. Don't worry, bidders will have the opportunity to update their bids at the meeting before the auction closes!
Remember, only members in good standing may run for office or vote, so be sure your membership is up to date!
Board of Director Candidate List and Bios
Minutes of 2014 Membership Meeting