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50th Anniversary Calendar of Events

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

MOST EVENTS TAKE PLACE AT THE THOMAS MORE COLLEGE BIOLOGY FIELD STATION 8330 MARY INGLES HIGHWAY, CALIFORNIA, KY 41007

MARCH 10 (FRIDAY)

Happy Anniversary!

Official kickoff with introduction of Friends of the Field Station and Calendar of Events.

APRIL 23 (SUNDAY)

Earth Day Celebration

2-6 p.m. Spring time mulching and planting throughout the Field Station grounds plus installation of the new Sister Mary Laurence Nature Trail signs.

MAY 20 (SATURDAY)

Creative Writing Vision Workshop

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Reconnect with nature as you write under the guidance of regional authors. Registration required: tmc.creativewritingprogram@gmail.com

JUNE-JULY WEDNESDAY SEMINAR SERIES 7 P.M. | TMC CONFERENCE CENTER (THE LODGE)

June 7: Greater Cincinnati Water Works
June 14: Ocean Conservancy at the Newport Aquarium∗
June 21: Sanitation District No. 1
June 28: Ohio River Valley Water Sanitation Commission
July 19: United States Environmental Protection Agency
July 26: United States Fish & Wildlife Services
August 2: United States Army Corps of Engineers

June 14: Ocean Conservancy at the Newport Aquarium∗

∗Part of the Thomas More College/WAVE Foundation Marine Biology & Conservation Lecture Series in the Riverside Room at the Newport Aquarium. Features Wallace J. Nichols, Ph.D. Reserve your spot at THOMASMORE.EDU/LECTURES - 6 p.m. Reception | 7 p.m. Lecture

JUNE 17 (SATURDAY)

Ohio River Sweep

9 a.m.-12 p.m. Be part of the nation's largest single-day river sweep: join volunteers cleaning up the shoreline of the Ohio River. Bags, gloves, refreshments provided. www.orsanco.org/river-sweep

JUNE 24 (SATURDAY)

Fishing Rodeo

3-9 p.m. Shore line fishing, all ages welcome; prizes for biggest fish, heaviest fish, largest variety of fish caught. Have fun! RSVPs required to lorentc@thomasmore.edu by June 17.

JULY 9-14

High School STEM Camp

High school students explore the STEM disciplines for five days/nights, working with TMC professors at the Biology Field Station and Crestview Hills campus. April 1 deadline.

JULY 23 (SUNDAY)

Grand Celebration "Friends of the Field Station" Concert & Picnic

A gathering to celebrate 50 years of research on the Ohio River. This community of people is creating opportunities for those of all ages and walks of life to connect with the wonders of the Ohio River Watershed. Look for additional details soon!

AUGUST 4 (FRIDAY)

Intern Research Presentations

9 a.m.-12 p.m. Presentation of research projects by Biology Field Station summer interns. Refreshments provided.

OCTOBER 8 (SUNDAY)

Fall Open House/Preview Day

1:30-3:30 p.m. Join TMC faculty, staff, and students for an Open House. Get answers to your college search questions: browsing fair, attend academic, admissions and financial aid presentations, and tours.