KOS 2010 Fall Meeting
Join KOS members for a weekend of paper presentations and birding in Northeastern Kansas.
Schedule of Events
Friday, October 8th
7:00 p.m.— Informal reception at JCCC in the Dining Down Under in
913-469-8500. Mingle and eat a few hors d'oeuvres. http://www.jccc.edu/files/img/maps/map-999x760.jpg
Saturday, October 9th
7:45 a.m. —Registration begins at JCCC room GEB 233.
10:10 a.m. —Business meeting.
10:30 a.m. - noon —Paper session.
Noon - 1:30 p.m. —Lunch on your own;
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. —Birdwatchers' Hour.
2:30 - 3:30 p.m. —Paper session. Silent auction ends.
3:30 - 4:00 p.m. —Business meeting.
6:00 - 6:30 p.m. —Social.
6:30-9:00 —Banquet –JCCC in the Dining Down Under in
Sunday, October 10th
6:30 a.m.—Half-day field trips locations may include: Baker Wetlands, KCP&L Wetlands,
Noon—Lunch and compilation to be announced at a later date.
Lodging and Dining
30 rooms at La Quinta Inn - 913-492-5500. Address- 9461 Lenexa Dr. Overland Park, KS, $69.00 + tax. Cutoff date is September 17th, 2010.
18 rooms at Super 8 Motel - 913-341-4440.
There are many places to eat in
Registration will be $15, the Saturday evening banquet will be $22 and the Sunday box lunch will be $8. The registration form can be found below. Students who present a paper do not pay a registration fee. Students who do not present a paper pay a $5 registration fee. All participants must sign the liability release on the registration form in order to participate in any portion of this meeting.
Members and guests are strongly encouraged to bring donated items for the Silent Auction. Suitable donations include birding-themed equipment, field guides, bird houses, bird baths and optics. All proceeds go to the KOS Student Research Fund.
Form KOS Fall Meeting
October 8 – 10, 2010
(we) plan to attend the 2010
City, State, Zip __________________________________________________________
Phone _______________________ E-mail____________________________________
Registration Fee $15.00 x ____= $_________
(High school, college, and graduate students are exempt from the registration fee if presenting a paper. If not presenting a paper then the registration fee for students is $5.00)
Saturday Banquet (includes 20% gratuity) $22.00 x ____= $_________
Sunday Box Lunch $ 8.00 x ____= $_________
Surcharge for payment received after Oct 1 $10.00 x ____= $_________
Amount Due (Checks payable to
Number of persons in party: _______
mail completed registration with full payment to:
Nancy Leo, 4505 W 66th St., Prairie Village, KS 66208 firstname.lastname@example.org
In submitting this registration form I (we) understand that KOS is not responsible or liable for any accidents or injury that might be associated with the 2010 KOS fall meeting.