UT Arboretum Society - Annual Membership Dinner and Silent Auction

The Forest Resources Research & Education Center
Oak Ridge
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
5:30 - 8:30 pm

The UT Arboretum Society’s Annual Membership Dinner and Silent Auction will be held Tuesday, October 15, 5:30 at Calhoun’s Event Center, 100 Melton Lake Peninsula, Oak Ridge. Featured speaker is Dr. Jerome Grant, professor of Entomology at the University of Tennessee who will present, “Leaves of Change: Threats to Tennessee Forests.” The public is welcome to attend and the cost is $30 for members and $35 for non-members of the UT Arboretum Society.

Known affectionately as “The Bug Man,” Dr. Grant works tirelessly to spread knowledge about the world of insects, which he calls, “The Good, the Bad and the Bugly.” He is well known to UT Arboretum patrons for the UT Insect Zoo at the Annual Butterfly Festival as well as the summer children’s program ‘BUG CAMP.’”

Reservations are required. To reserve a place or for more information on the annual dinner and silent auction, call Pat Row at 865-482-9096, patrow@comcast.net. Credit cards, cash, or checks will be accepted at the door. Come enjoy an evening of great food, an interesting presentation, and silent auction. Deadline for reservations is October 11.


Unless otherwise noted, all events are open to the public.