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January 2022 Meeting – Travel to Antarctica with us!

Want to go to Antarctica without leaving the warmth of your home? Well, you are in luck! Our speaker this month will take you along his journey. On December 30, 2001, Sierra Club member Joe Young joined a cruise to the Antarctic peninsula. The ship was the Loffe, a Russian icebreaker class research vessel that had been modified to take tourists to the Arctic and Antarctic regions. He left Ushuaia, Argentina, crossed the always stormy Drake passage, celebrated New Years eve, and explored numerous sites on the peninsula. The ship stayed safely away from dangerous land, and ventured to landfall in Zodiacs (rubberized powered rafts). The highlight of the adventure was finding adult orcas (aka killer whales) apparently teaching young orcas how to hunt seals!
Come sail with us!
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Sierra Club Central Florida Group is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Join Zoom Meeting!
Meeting ID: 851 0491 3953
Password: 807190
All programs are held the 3rd Wednesday of the month. Programs are held from 7 – 9:00 pm. A brief discussion of environmental issues precedes the program along with information on upcoming outings and events.
Admission is always free, and everyone is invited — So come on down, and bring some friends! Join Sierra Club for as little as just $15 right now, as this money helps fund our meeting spaces, our outings, sponsor speakers, and much, much more. Everyone with Central Florida Sierra Club Group is an unpaid volunteer. We’re doing what we can to better the local community. It takes a village. And we thank you for being part of that village. Hope to see you at the meeting this, and every month.
EXPLORE, ENJOY, AND PROTECT THE PLANET.

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