Special Invitation from Florida Chapter of the American Fisheries Society Student Subunit #AFS147
Dear Students, Get ready for a great student only social tonight at the Lowry Park Zoo!!!
Remember to bring the following: 1) Meeting badge, 2) Student ID, 3) Valid Government ID if you plan to consume alcohol, 4) Money for a cash bar
Transportation to the Zoo is provided for free and you must travel via bus to receive your wristband for entry. Each student will also receive one complimentary drink ticket. Badges and ID’s will be checked as you board the bus.
Date: Tuesday, August 22nd Pickup
Time: 515 – 6 pm. Buses will be lined up in front of the Tampa Marriott waterside starting at 515. Buses will leave once they have filled up. Don’t be late!
Pickup Location: In front of the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina (700 South Florida Avenue, Tampa, Florida 33602)
Food and Drink: We will receive a catered meal including one free alcohol drink per student. Complimentary drink tickets will be handed out as you load the bus. A cash bar will be available for those interested in purchasing additional alcoholic drinks. Our meal will consist of all-beef hot dogs, hamburgers, coleslaw, potato salad, baked beans, cookies, brownies, iced tea, and lemonade. Vegetarian burgers and beans will also be available
Activities: We will host a networking game at the zoo to encourage you to connect with other students. This variation of bingo requires you to meet other students who have done various fisheries related activities. Record student details in the appropriate box (name, AFS division) and once you complete a row you can enter your bingo card to win prizes (Tervis tumblers, conference shirts, and other goodies) that will be raffled off at the end of the social
Returning from the Festivities: The student social will wind down at 9 pm, at which point buses will begin to leave. The last bus leaves at 10 pm!!!
Pickup Location: Out front of the Lowry Park Zoo
This event was made possible by the generous donations from the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences at the University of Florida, the Florida AFS Student Sub-unit, the North Carolina AFS Student Sub-unit, and Biomark. In total, these sponsors have contributed $4,645 in donations!!!
If you have any questions please feel free to drop me an email: firstname.lastname@example.org