Come join other WSO members in Two Rivers at the Lighthouse Inn and Conference Center (Google Map), right on Lake Michigan, for its 81st annual convention. (Convention registration will run from March 1 - April 15.)
Convention check-in will begin Thursday, May 14 at 2 pm with a "member appreciation" picnic from 4 - 6 pm. Then starting at 7 pm WSO will hold its annual awards ceremony followed by a reception to honor the recipients.
Two all-day field trips will be offered again this year using a slightly new format. The first one will be offered on Friday and the other will be on Sunday. Both trips will be departing from the Convention Center.
Saturday morning there will be a variety of local field trips, departing at various times, from the Convention Center. Following these field trips, lunch will be offered to attendees at the Lighthouse Inn. At noon WSO will be holding its annual business meeting, followed by presentations and birding workshops from 1 - 4 pm. At 5:30 pm there will be social hour leading into a banquet dinner, followed by a keynote speaker - Dr. Ben Zuckerberg at 7:30 pm.