Science Cafe Speaker Series – Iron Flamingo
July 12 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
An informal speaker series where participants can listen to experts on topics of science, engage in conversations, and enjoy a beverage.
FCRW is partnering with Corning Community College, Elmira College, and local businesses to provide an informal speaker series with regional science experts. Tickets are $10, plus the costs of your beverages and food – Get your tickets for July 12th HERE. The topics will vary, but will focus on science and the environment. Participants will have the opportunity to hear from speakers, ask questions, engage in respectful discussions, all while enjoying a beverage and snacks offered by the venue.
Locations will rotate throughout the Chemung River Watershed, and speakers will rotate throughout the series run. The goal of this program is to provide a venue for lively and respectful discussions around science topics of today, and help to educate our community on how we can support the advancement of science and environmental conservation.
The July 12th program will be at the Iron Flamingo Brewery on the Northside of Corning. The featured speaker will be Jennifer Sellers, Director of Innovative Learning Sites at Corning Community College. The topic for this event will be “Mosquitos, Ticks, and Spongy Moths… and why we are seeing so many more of them.”