News - 2017 Annual Dinner

Annual Dinner, Raffle and Silent Auction — 03/14/2017

The Linnaean Society of New York Annual Meeting and Dinner will be held on March 14, 2017, at the Liederkranz Club. This year the society will present the Eisenmann Medal to Peter Harrison, author of Seabirds: An Identification Guide, a seminal work in the world of field guides and who will speak on “Seven Years and Seven Continents.” This year’s Annual Dinner will also feature a raffle as well as a silent auction with some exciting items from donors, including:

  • Bird Watcher's Digest
  • Astro West
  • American Birding Association
  • Eagle Optics
  • Shake Shack
  • Book Culture
  • Irving Farm Coffee Roasters
  • Cornell Lab of Ornithology
  • The Milling Room
  • Opticron
  • Patagonia
  • Zabar’s
  • Joe Coffee

A special thanks to all of our donors for helping to make this year’s event a success!

Items for the Silent Auction

Daragonfly broach donated by Rochelle Thomas

Savanna WP 6x30 Binoculars donated by Opticron

Shrike 8x42 Binocular donated by Eagle Optics

Black Hole 60 Liter Duffel Bag donated by Patagonia

More to come
Items for the auctions needed.
Please bring donations to the next meeting. Contact the secretary at for information.
Additional donations greatly appreciated.