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2006 ANNUAL FALL MEETING AND SYMPOSIUM TO BE IN CLARKSVILLE

October 27-29

The 2006 TOS fall meeting and symposium will be held in Clarksville from Friday, October 27 through Sunday, October 39. The meeting is cosponsored by the Warioto Chapter of the National Audubon Society, the Knoxville Chapter of TOS, and at large members of TOS.

A block of 20 rooms at the Country Inn & Suites, 3075 Wilma Rudolph Blvd., has been reserved for TOS. Call 931-906-0606, for reservations. Be sure to ask for the TOS meeting rates, which are $60.00 per night ($68.50 with tax). These rooms will be held for TOS members until September 27th. This hotel is very close to the U.S. 79 exit (Exit 4) of I-24. For more information and directions to the hotel visit: http://www.metrotravelguide.com/. Once at this page, click on "Clarksville" in the listing of Tennessee cities.

Alternative lodging:

Numerous other hotels are located along U.S. 79 close to the Country Inn & Suites. Use the link above for more information on them.

Field trips

Trips will be held Saturday and Sunday morning. The destinations are not yet finalized but are likely to include Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge, Cross Creeks National Wildlife Refuge, Morgan's Pond, and Land Between the Lakes.

Check back soon for more details on the field trips.

Registration

The registration fee is $5.00. Attendees may pay upon arrival, but pre-payment is encouraged. Send checks to KTOS, care of Marie Oakes, 18 Rockingham Lane, Oak Ridge, TN 37830.

Please bring your own name tag. Prizes (shade grown coffee) will be given out to the three 'most interesting' birding related event nametags.

Schedule

Check back soon for more schedule information.

Friday, October 27
Time and place to be announced -  Registration and refreshments; announcements; sign-up for field trips

Saturday, October 28

7:00a-12:00p Field trips-depart from Country Inn & Suites
12:00p-1:30p Lunch; return to Comfort Inn
2:00p -   Paper session - location to be announced
Time and location to be announced - TOS Board of Directors meeting

Sunday, October 29
7:00a-12:00p Field trips-depart from Country Inn & Suites



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