Rochester Chapter, Society for Technical Communication When:
SEPTEMBER KICKOFF EVENT
Tuesday, September 21, 2010
5:00 to 8:00 pm
Kickoff the metamorphosis of the Society for Technical Communication this year by joining us for an Hors d' Oeuvres and dessert reception, and visiting the Butterfly Conservatory! Katherine's Gourmet Creations of Pittsford will provide the catering.
Tuesday September 21, 2010
5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Strong National Museum of Play®
One Manhattan Square
Rochester, NY 14607http://www.museumofplay.org/plan_a_visit/directions.html
Park in the rear of the building. Enter through the back door on the left side as you face the back of the building. We will be in Room CD.Event Information:
This event takes place after regular museum hours. Reception Information:
Beginning at 5:00 pm, meet new STC members, see some familiar faces, and visit with long-time friends and business associates at the kickoff reception. Enjoy fabulous hot and cold hors d' oeuvres such as a variety of mini quiches, bruschetta, chicken french bites, asparagus rolls with bleu cheese and garlic, fruit, and a variety of gourmet cupcakes and beverages. The reception will continue occur before and after the Butterfly Conservatory tour.Museum Information:
At 6:00 p.m we will have 20 minutes for our group to privately view/tour the Butterfly Conservatory. The Conservatory is close to the reception room and you will be able to walk to and from the Conservatory and the reception during the event. The museum website has a description of the conservatory:Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden®
Enter a lush rain-forest environment and walk among approximately 800 brilliantly-colored, free-flying tropical and native butterflies that flutter about (and may even land on shoulders or hands). A paved path leads guests through tropical foliage and two water features, including a cascading waterfall. Visit the chrysalis case and see emerging butterflies.
Plan for a breathtaking 20-minute experience in the Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden. The Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden is a tropical environment with temperature, humidity, and surface moisture normally associated with such a setting.Cost:
$10 for members; $12 for non-members. RSVP:
RSVP by 3:00 pm on September 16th to firstname.lastname@example.org