September 23, 2000  

  ALASKA SLIDE SHOW:  Alaska Comes to  Chattanooga, Knoxville and Nashville the Last Week of September

 

For anyone who has been to Alaska or who has had a hankering to visit our 49th state the Alaska Wilderness League and the Alaska National Parks Conservation Alaska Campaign's Wild Alaska Night is for you.

John Rosapepe of NPCA will present a slideshow on our magnificent Alaska National Parks and the threats they face in the 21st century. Learn how you can protect and continue to preserve one of our nation's great legacies. Renowed wildlife photographer Lenny Kohm will give a multi-media presentation on the Arctic National  Wildlife Refuge's coastal plain and the incredible diversity of animals that are found there (e.g., polar bears, wolves and the 140,000 Porcupine Caribou Herd). "The Last Great Wilderness"  Admission free at all events


Monday, September 25

Knoxville

7:30 pm

Tennessee Valley Unitarian Church

2931 Kingston Pike

Knoxville, TN 37919

 

Thurs. September 28

Chattanooga

6:30pm

Tennessee Aquarium Auditorium

201 Chestnut Street

Chattanooga, TN 37401

Contact: Betty Miles 800 262 0695 x3008

Sponsored by: Tennessee Aquarium

 

Friday, September 29

Nashville

7:30pm

Edge Hill United Methodist Church

1502 Edge Hill Ave (near Vanderbilt)

Contact: Eric Lewis

Sponsored by: Nashville Sierra Club, Audubon Society