Have a great time at the FMSSF 5th Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting Information

• The FMSSF Annual Meeting is open to members, guests of members and all friends of the Forest
• Spend the evening enjoying great food and good company
• Learn about Plymouth’s Native American heritage through a study of the Robbins Museum of Archaeology Whiting Collection of over 5,000 artifacts from Keynote Speakers Dr. Curtiss Hoffman, Professor of Anthropology, Bridgewater State University and Student Jake Hall.
• Celebrate the accomplishments of this year’s FMSSF Volunteers of the Year, Irina Kadis and Alexey Zinovjev, whose website www.salicicola.com displays their extensive catalog of native and invasive plants in the Myles Standish State Forest.
• Come early for happy hour (5:30 PM) or dinner (6:00 PM) at a special FMSSF member price or join the group for coffee and dessert (6:30 PM) at the East Bay Grille at the Pinehills Golf Club.
• Donations happily accepted (but not required) to help support this event and projects benefitting the MSSF.

Keynote Speaker Dr. Curtiss Hoffman will present new research on the Robbins Museum of Archaeology Whiting Collection at the Friends of Myles Standish State Forest 5th Annual Meeting at the East Bay Grille Pinehills Golf Club, 7:00 PM, May 16, 2012.

Dinner Menu

Chicken Marsala
Sautéed chicken breast with mushrooms, shallots and prosciutto in a Marsala wine reduction served over wild mushroom raviolis, topped with asparagus spears.

Chicken Marsala
Chicken tenderloins sautéed and finished with capers and mushrooms in a lemon-garlic wine sauce

Blackened Salmon
Cajun seasoned salmon finished with tomato butter

Teriyaki Tips
Tender hand cut sirloin marinated in teriyaki sauce and char grilled

Vegan Stir Fry or Eggplant Parmesan

Dinners include chowder or a salad, entree and dessert for $30 per person, including tax and gratuity. Dessert and coffee only is $5. Cash bar. RSVP with dinner choice by May 13 to Sharl Heller at [masked]. Pay at the Annual Meeting directly to the East Bay Grille at the Pinehills Golf Club - http://www.pinehillspaviliongrille.com/grille.php.

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  • Stephen B.

    Enjoyed visiting with members, learning of past activities, recognization of volunteers and program. Interesting program. Logistics a bit bumpy.

    May 17, 2012

  • Suzy D.

    This was my first time attending the annual meeting and I thought it was very informative. I met some wonderful people and am really impressed by how much work is being done by the FMSSF.

    May 17, 2012

  • Laura T.

    Speaking of reading, is my eyesight going or is the print getting smaller?

    May 4, 2012

  • Jo

    No , but now that you mention it, the book will definitely be on my 2012 list of books to read . Sounds very interesting.

    May 4, 2012

  • John B.

    Has anyone read Dr. Hoffman's book "The Seven Story Tower"?Curtiss Hoffman is an archaeologist and consciousness researcher in the Department of Anthropology at Bridgewater State College, of which he is the Chair. He is particularly interested in cultural systems of thought related to dreaming, myth, ritual, visions, religious iconography, and symbolism, and is the author of The Seven Story Tower: A Mythic Journey through Space and Time.

    May 4, 2012

  • Sharl

    Be sure to scroll down to view the dinner menu.

    May 1, 2012

19 went

  • Sharl
    Lifetime Member and Former President of FMSSF
    Event Host
  • Evelyn
    Lifetime Member and Former Vice-President of FMSSF
    Event Host
  • Peter
    Former Board Member- Friends of Myles Standish State Forest
  • Lorraine
    Former Director and Premier Member Friends of Myles Standish SF
  • John D.
    DCR Park Supervisor
  • Laura T.
    Hike Leader & Trails- Former Board Member
  • Bill V.
    President, Hike leader & Trails- Board Member, Co-Organizer
  • Jo +1
  • Carolyn
    Premier Member Friends of MSSF, Former Board Member
  • Joe M.
    Member FMSSF
  • Rose
    Former President, Co-Organizer

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