• When: Thursday, November 29, 2012, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Where: the Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College
  • Cost: $30 - $50
  • Age limit: All ages
  • Categories: Community, Benefit event, Lecture

On Thursday, Nov. 29, from 6 to 8 p.m., the Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College will host the non-profit organization, i.F.r.o.g.s. (Indigenous Forest Research Organization for Global Sustainability) as they welcome the public to a beautiful charity event on the shores of Lake Virginia during sunset. The occasion is called "Wine and Cheese for Conservation" and it will raise funds for travel and supplies as an all-volunteer team of international scientists gears up for a humanitarian and conservation expedition to Madagascar in February. A lecture delivered by expedition leader Dr. Valerie C. Clark, and Rollins alumnus Clayton Ferrara will begin at 7 p.m. The event also includes a 50/50 raffle and silent auction featuring some amazing fossils, artifacts and adventures. Reservations are required no later than 5 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 22. To reserve, call 772-486-8280 or email Ferrara.iFrogs@gmail.com. Tickets are $30 for general admission and $50 for VIP.