2016 Ohio Odonata Society Meeting is Friday, July 29 to Saturday, July 30th

Marietta - Washington County, Ohio

The 2016 Ohio Odonata Society Annual Meeting will take place in and around Marietta, Ohio.

Tentative Schedule

Friday, July 29th:

  • Preview trip- preview the following day's trip. A good chance to spend more time at the field sites we will visit the next day and for site hosts to learn about the sites they will be coordinating the next day. Meet at Neader's Cone and Shake on SR 7 (219 Pike St, Marietta, OH 45750) in Marietta at noon. Map
  • Dinner: Levee House Restaurant,  127 Ohio St, Marietta, OH 45750, on the river in Marietta. Meet at 7 PM. Map
  • Neurocordulia hunt: Leave from the restaurant to property owned by the Friends of Lower Muskingum River on the Muskingum River near the Devola Dam (west side). Map

Saturday, July 30th

  • Meeting and Papers - Marietta College, Rickey Science Center, 214 4th St. Map
  • 8:30-9:00 Snacks
  • 9AM-Noon Papers and Business Meeting
  • Noon-12:30 - get lunches for the field
  • 12:30 - ??? Field trips along the Little Muskingum River
  • Evening - Dinner at a local restaurant

Lodging : Marietta has a number of hotels ranging from the historic Lafayette Hotel to a number of mid-range and budget hotels. Camping is available in the Wayne National Forest and at numerous private campgrounds.
Call for Presentations : Have a presentation you would like to give? We welcome it. Please contact
the program director Dave McShaffrey at (mcshaffd -at- marietta.edu)
Registration : It is quite a bargain again this year = it is FREE !! All are welcome, please bring a friend and
introduce them to the wonderful world of Odonates.