Join us this Wednesday, March 13 for Nerd Nite 104! It will be an eclectic evening of eclectic engaging presentations, drinks and stop by and chat with our guests from the Lawrence Public Library!
NOTE OUR NEW LOCATION AT ARTERRA EVENT SPACE* 2161 Quail Creek Drive (behind HyVee on Clinton Parkway) Doors open at 7:30 and talks start at 8pm!
Grab a drink, socialize and get your Nerd on! Thrilling raffle prizes! Challenging trivia! Engaging Presentations! Join us at the ARTERRA EVENT GALLERY (Maceli’s location in West Lawrence) for a delightfully square time!

Our presentations:
“Biotic Homogenization : A brief look into the world of invasive plant materials and the alarming results of their interaction with native ecosystems.” by Levi Parkins

“The American Colony of Jerusalem’s Bedouin Photo Archive” By Emilie LeFevre

Our presenters:
Levi Parkin is a Board Certified Master Arborist and Tree Risk Assessment Qualified Arborist with 16 years of arboriculture experience. He has a bachelor’s degree in ornamental horticulture from Kansas State University and serves the City of Lawrence as the Forestry Supervisor. Levi is a proud husband and father with a passion for the natural world.

Emilie Le Febvre has a DPhil and MSc from the University of Oxford. Her research focuses on the anthropology of photography, history, and digital storytelling in the Middle East. Le Febvre’s newest book, Photography and Making Bedouin History in the Naqab (1906-2013): An Anthropological Approach, was published by Routledge earlier this year. She is head of research at PLEDJ | Canada and recently co-founded the Interactive Ethnography and Arts Institute.