Master Naturalist Board Meetings at the Statewide Level

SC Master Naturalist Associations Board of Directors Summit
November 19-20, 2013
Columbia, SC
Please remember that you are responsible for your own expenses for this meeting.
Schedule:
Nov. 19: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Nov. 20:   8:30 am – 3:00 pm
Agenda items:
MN Program update
Presentations by each Association (30 minutes each)
Advanced Trainings
Online Volunteer Hour Reporting System
Clemson Advocacy
Directors and Officers Insurance,  Liability Insurance
501(c )(3)
Who should attend:
Any association board member not employed by a Master Naturalist host site. See list below of those that have confirmed attendance. Please have any others that wish to attend to confirm with me via email.
Meeting location:
Clemson Livestock & Poultry Health Building
500 Clemson Road
Columbia, SC 29229
803-788-2260 (Carrie Farmer ­- front desk)
NOTE I-20 traffic shift:
Motorists traveling I-20 eastbound will encounter a major traffic shift from Interstate 77 to Spears Creek Road. Motorists exiting at Clemson Road should choose the right lane past the Alpine Road overpass interchange. The traffic split will begin at mile marker 77 and end at mile marker 83. Motorists are advised to use caution when traveling through the work zone. Tune to 530 AM for information as your near the construction.
Headquarters hotel:
Holiday Inn Express
I-20 & Clemson Road
1011 Clemson Frontage Road
Columbia,  SC  29229
There is a block of 8 rooms with king beds and 5 rooms with two queen beds.
$89.00 + tax (12% $10.68) = $99.68 total per night. Ask for Master Naturalist block.

Attendees to date:

UPSTATE
Dan Whitten
Sherrie Whitten
Brooks Wade
Judy Buck (Wed. only)
LOWCOUNTRY
Jack Greenshields
Holly Hook
COASTAL
Bill Thielfoldt
Judith Kramer
MIDLANDS
Janae Davis
Mary Huhns
Dee Dee Williams
WINYAH
Lane Crosby
Peg Howell
John Thomas
Joseph Cannon
Bob Leclerc
CATAWBA

Jim Shaw

Looking forward to visiting with you,
James
Dr. James H. Blake
Interim State Coordinator

SC Master Naturalist Program
State Coordinator
SC Master Gardener Program
County Coordinator
Pickens County Extension Office
Adjunct Associate Professor
School of Agricultural, Forest and Environmental Sciences

222 West Main Street   |   PO Box 995   |   Pickens, SC 29671O: 864-878-1394 ext 115   |   M:  864-506-6351  jblake@clemson.edu