Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"Darwin and the Beagle: Voyage of Discovery"
Janice Swab, Professor, Department of Biology and Health Sciences, Meredith College
June 11, 2009 (Thursday) – 7:30 PM–9:00 PM
Originally planned to last two years, the second survey expedition of the HMS Beagle lasted nearly five years. During this time, Charles Darwin spent over three years exploring on land. Join Janice as she takes us on a whirlwind tour of each place Darwin visited between December 1831 and October 1836.
Cost: Free for Friends of the JC Raulston Arboretum members, NC State University students (with ID), and Department of Horticultural Science faculty and staff, all others $5.00.
Registration: Advance registration is not available.
Location: Ruby C. McSwain Education Center, JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Directions: Need directions? Click here.
Parking: Free parking is available at the JC Raulston Arboretum and along Beryl Road.
Questions: Please call (919) 513-7005 for more information about this lecture.