Friday, September 11, 2009

St. Croix River Association Fall Event

Posted by Kirk
Here's another event opportunity I'll just pass on to you gentle readers. Sounds like a great event. There are only four days left to register.


St Croix River Association Fall Members and Friends Event
Friday, September 25, 2009
St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin

Here is a singular opportunity to preview an upcoming public television production about our national parks and meet the authors of a new book about the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway! Please join us for our 2009 fall event – open to everyone but registration and RSVP required by September 15, 2009.

Board Secretary, Sally Leider, along with members of our volunteer board and the staff at the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway, has prepared an exceptional program and schedule of events for what promises to be a wonderful evening. Join current and former members, friends, and potential new members at the National Park Service Visitor Center (and site of our new office) on the banks of the St. Croix River.

Come early for a tour beginning at 5:30 pm for a tour then enjoy the following:

“North Woods River: the St. Croix in Upper Midwest History”
Theodore Karamanski and Eileen McMahon will present a short overview of their thoughtful biography of the St. Croix over the course of more than 300 years and the larger lessons offered about future management of this wild and scenic riverway. This will be followed by discussion and book signing.

The National Parks: America’s Best Idea – A preview of the new Ken Burns film
(Premiering on tpt2 and WPT on Sept. 27)

Delicious heavy hors d'oeuvres featuring local, organic ingredients

It is important to return the registration form no later than September 15, 2009 so we can make final arrangements for food, seating, etc. for this special event. We look forward to seeing you or hearing from you.