September 2003 www.zoophoto.org
your checkbooks to the meeting next Monday. Libby or Tracy will be collecting
dues for the year. Single
memberships are $20.00 per year and family memberships are $30.00 per year.
nominating committee was selected, consisting of: Dan Paulsen, Jim Rendina and Steve Brewer. We will hear the
results of their meetings, and vote on their offerings at the September
meeting. If you are interested in assuming an office, you need to contact one
of these members right away.
dozen people who went to Savannahland were greeted with a beautiful sunny day
with temperatures in the 80's. A young chimp named Jesse was the highlight of
the tour. She entertained us with her antics and impressed us with her
intelligence. A lot of cameras were snapping and several people got their
picture taken with Jesse.
tour also included a walk around the area with the owner of the Park. He is
very knowledgeable about his animals, and is truly dedicated to their well
is too bad that the rest of the people who signed up did not attend, as we had
to pay for a minimum of 20 people anyway.
the second year, the Parks Board of Wyandotte County is having a fundraiser
Art Auction. They are asking people to donate nature artwork to the "Art
for the Parks". The auction will be on October 24th at Davis
Hall at Wyandotte County Lake. If you donate artwork, you will receive one
free ticket to attend the Auction on Friday evening. Donations should be in by
may be donated at the West Wyandotte Library or at the Schlagle Library, or
you may bring them to the meeting and Marie will take them for you.
Marie has found a good photography
information site to check out. It is a quarterly CD for professional
photographers called Video Journal that you can subscribe to. The web site is:
your images for the web site to Jim Rendina at: email@example.com
should be 640 X 480 in size. From there Jim can resize them to fit on the web
page. New, fresh images are needed on a regular basis.
will be given at two Mid-Continent Libraries on three different occasions by
professional wildlife and nature photographer, Brian Gosewisch.
-Sept.11 at 7 PM
Blue Springs South -October 14 -7PM
Blue Springs South -October 16 -7 PM