CHAPTER MEETING AND PROGRAMS:
Meetings and programs are held the second Tuesday of each month starting with a meet and greet, and refreshments at 6:30 PM. Program starts at 7 PM at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 2810 N. Meridian Rd., Tallahassee (map). For more information, contact ApalacheeFTA@gmail.com. Meetings are open to the public.
APRIL 14th – 6:30-8:30 PM – Gearing Up for Your Next Hike – Come to hear from some local outfitters who will provide their insight on hiking and other outdoor gear available in Tallahassee, FL and Thomasville GA.
MAY 12th– 6:30-8:30 PM – Doug Alderson, Outdoor writer and photographer – will talk about his new book, “America’s Alligator: The Popular History of our Most Celebrated Reptile”. Doug is an author of more than ten books, his photography and storytelling experiences should make for an exciting evening. Doug Alderson’s articles and photographs have been featured in Native Peoples, Wildlife Conservation, American Forests, Sea Kayaker, Sierra, Mother Earth News, Shaman’s Drum, Campus Life, America, The St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the Florida Naturalist, Florida Sportsman, Tallahassee Magazine, Florida Wildlife and several others. He has won two national writing awards for his magazine features and several Florida writing competitions.
JUNE 9th- 6:30-8:30 PM – Britney Moore – Office of Greenways and Trails – Britney has worked for Florida’s award-winning state park system for several years. She attended Florida State University where she studied Geography and Environmental Studies. As a member of the Junior League of Tallahassee, Britney has found a way to nourish her love of volunteering in the community. She frequently explores Florida’s incredible recreational opportunities, whether it be participating in biking and kayaking events or taking her dogs on hikes.