• What we'll do
"Love science and want to honor its founders? Just want a really delicious lunch on a fine Saturday afternoon? Join us for our annual Darwin Day Luncheon!
It is the 209th anniversary of Charles Darwin's birth in 1809. Let's feast together in celebration of our common ancestry with fish, dinosaurs, and vegetables!
Starting time is Noon with Appetizers and Beverages. Feel free to bring adult beverages. Lunch will be served when it is ready. In the meantime we'll play some games, and share some conversation. Catch up with friends and be sure to make new ones!
Primordial Soup, Grilled Fish, Rotisserie Chicken, Vegetables, Bread, Dessert, Lemonade, Tea, Coffee, Water
""Worms""*: $20 per hungry adult
""Down House"": $15 per light eater
""HMS Beagle"": $10 per child 6-12
""Barnacle"": No charge for children 5 and under! (Yes: we have high chairs!)
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VOLUNTEER HERE () to set-up, prepare food, grill fish, replenish the table, clean-up, and have fun with the children. Who will be the exalted Grillmeister? Bring your apron and chef's toque to the party.
Want to pay in advance? One Time Payment (http://hsgp.org/Support-HSGP?frm=donate&dhcc=one) and make a note under ""other"". This will not be tax deductible for that portion that is the value of the meal.
*The Formation of Vegetable Mould through the Action of Worms, with Observations on their Habits
Image from pettifoggist. ""Darwin Statue"". https://goo.gl/VYiT98.Modifications Made. Licensed under CC2.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/. Copyright pettifoggist. Use of this work is not intended to convey any endorsement of this event or HSGP on behalf of the creator, pettifoggist."
• What to bring
BYOB and any snacks or desserts you'd like to share
MESA, AZ 85201-4009