Artist’s Workshop at the Roger Tory Peterson Institute

Artist’s Workshop at the Roger Tory Peterson Institute

Article Contributed by Roger Tory Peterson Institute The Roger Tory Peterson Institute (RTPI) is pleased to present a workshop with illustrator Robin Brickman on Saturday, March 18, from 10:00am – 12:00pm. This talented artist will deliver a visual presentation sharing her process for illustrating the book Leaflets Three, Let it Be!, which features her work […]

Photography Exhibition Now on View at RTPI

Photography Exhibition Now on View at RTPI

Article Contributed by Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History RTPI is pleased to present their newest exhibition entitled Biology Without Borders: Photography by RTPI President Twan Leenders. This awe-inspiring collection of works now on view will immerse visitors in the Central American locales where RTPI staff, affiliates and student researchers conduct research, and the […]

Library, Peterson Institute Team Up For Programs

Collaboration between Prendergast Library and the Roger Tory Peterson Institute will result in two opportunities for area residents to learn more about Roger Tory Peterson and the Peterson System of nature identification during January. Tina Scherman, educator at the Roger Tory Peterson Institute, will present a program called “For the Birds” at 6:30 p.m. on […]

LISA YAGGIE RECEIVES ROTARY HONOR

LISA YAGGIE RECEIVES ROTARY HONOR

Lisa Frew Yaggie received the ”Above and Beyond” award from the Rotary Club of Jamestown’s out-going President Bill Tucker. Ms. Yaggie was honored for her selfless drive, commitment, ability and genuine concern for our youth, each and every day, above and beyond the call of duty.  Ms. Yaggie is a Past President of the local […]

Famous Fireball Run – Astronaut and Hometown Girl Find Missing Children

“You’ve blown the lid right off !” Fireball Run Adventurally planners told Lee Harkness after their 4-day visit to Jamestown. “Jamestown is way above expectations. We didn’t know anyplace like it existed in the U.S.A.” Lee Harkness, Executive Director of the Downtown Jamestown Development Corporation, was quoting Universal Studios Florida Executive Producer, “JJ” Sanchez, and […]