The Kentucky Chapter of TACF is combining their annual meeting with a 40th anniversary bash to commemorate four decades of working to restore the American chestnut.
This event is free and open to the public, but RSVP is required. Email Ken Darnell at firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
WHEN: Saturday, August 26
WHERE: Berea, KY at the Berea Forestry Outreach Center
7:30AM to 8:30AM: Social Time
8:30AM to 1:00PM: Presentations and discussions, a free lunch is included
1:15PM: Optional hike in Berea Forest to see wild American Chestnut sprouts and small trees
Items will be donated by attending chapter members and event attendees will be able to participate in the silent auction to bid on a variety of prizes.
A 50/50 Cash Raffle will also be part of the festivities! Raffle Tickets are $2.00 each and half of the proceeds will go to the KY Chapter and half of the proceeds will go to a single winner!
There will be a free screening of the new documentary film Clear Day Thunder: Rescuing the American Chestnut starting around 10:30AM.