The Amazing Adventures monthly lecture series runs from October through March and brings many corners of the world to our auditorium screen. Narrated by a local naturalist, researcher or explorer, these audio/visual presentations provide destination ideas, natural histories, and travel tips and insights to ignite the travel bug in us all. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for refreshments, the speaker’s presentation is 6 to 7 p.m. followed by questions and mingling. Admission is free for members and $10 for non-members and includes refreshments. Lecture title: “Exploring wild tropical China” given by: Hong Liu, Department of Earth and Environment at Florida International University and Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden Assistant Professor. Lecture description: Over the past six years, Liu has had many opportunities to explore and study many remote, but biologically rich parts of tropical China. She will share with you some of her experiences, and discuss the conservation challenges that many rare Chinese plants are facing.
Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
300 Tower Road, Naples, FL 34113