General Membership Meetings
All general membership meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday of the following months: January, March, May, September, and November. The meetings officially begin at 7 PM, but members are encouraged to arrive 30 minutes early for socializing. The meetings are held at the Science Museum of Virginia at 2500 West Broad Street, Richmond VA 23220-2057. Snacks to share are always welcome. For more information contact Dave Olli at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2019 Club meeting topics are as follows:
January 14, 2020: Bring in the New Year with first of five 2020 general meetings in the first floor Discovery Room of the Science Museum of Virginia. President Bert Norfleet officially kicks things off at 7:00 pm but feel free to arrive any time after 6. Light refreshments available and we never say no to home baked treats. Also, be ready to see amazing photos and hear anectodes from the adventures that Theresa Duffrey experienced with five fellow ODATC members. Their six day hiking exerience in the Dolomites began with the trek around Sassolungo, the highest mountain of the Langkofel Group in the Dolomites of Italy, as well as Mount Sassopiatto. Her presentation will also include accounts of their hike from Capanna Alpina in the Fanes-Senes-Braies Natural Park, with the grand finale around the iconic Tre Cime di Lavaredo trail.
March 10, 2020: David Spears, PG, State Geologist, Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy –Your Planet, Your Life -
David will be joining us to speak on one of the most high profile topics of today. He will provide us with a geological perspective on climate change, including a review of the ways in which our daily choices impact hot-button issues such as energy development, urban sprawl, and sea-level rise. This is a presentation not to be missed. Meeting starts at 7:00 pm at the Science Museum of Virginia, 2500 West Broad Street, Richmond, VA. Feel free to arrive 30 minutes early for socializing and refreshments. Snacks to share are always welcome.