2017 Awards Banquet and Annual Members Meeting

CHICAGO AUDUBON'S

2017 ENVIRONMENTAL AWARDS BANQUET

& ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING WILL BE HELD ON

SATURDAY, MARCH 25, 2017

AT THE SILVER STALLION RESTAURANT IN DES PLAINES

Chicago Audubon's biennial Awards Program honors those who have made contributions to conservation, the protection of migratory birds and other wildlife, and have helped to conserve, preserve, and enhance the varied habitats and open spaces of the greater Chicago region. Both the Banquet and the Membership Meeting will be held at the Silver Stallion Restaurant, 1275 Lee/Manheim Avenues (between Algonquin and Oakton) in Des Plaines. 

If you would like to register for the Awards dinner online, click here. 

Cocktails (cash bar) will be available from 5:15 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Dinner begins promptly at 6:00 p.m. The Awards Dinner will be followed by the Annual Membership Meeting and then a presentation by Board Member John Elliott of the evening's program, "The Ghosts of Conservation" -- take a virtual trip to the iconic places that some of our heroes and heroines of conservation have lived and worked over the decades.

The charge for dinner is $33 per person. The Awards will be presented around dessert time. Immediately following the Awards presentation, the Annual Membership Meeting will begin around 7:30. If you plan on attending the Annual Membership Meeting only, please plan on arriving around 7:30 p.m.  If you wish, you may attend both the Awards Banquet and the Annual Membership Meeting. 

For further details and to see a list of the 2017 Awardees, here is a link directly to

the January-February issue of our newsletter:

 www.chicagoaudubon.org/sites/default/files//compass/compass_janfeb2017_w...

If you have any questions, please contact Alan Anderson at [email protected]. 

We hope to see you on March 25! Everyone is welcome!

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