Savannah River Site 50th Anniversary – 2000 Calendar

March 2000

Press Conference at Aiken County Museum
Premiere of SRS Traveling Exhibit
18th – Presentation of SRS Cup at Aiken Triple Crown
Essay Contests – Area Middle and High Schools

April 2000

 1st – Ecological Tour: “Carolina Bays”
29th – Beech Island Heritage Day

May 2000

Ecological Tour: “Upper Three Runs Creek”
 7th – Dunbarton Reunion
17th – Technical Symposium

June 2000

 9th through July 10th – Women in Science Exhibit, Aiken Center for the Arts
10th – Ecological Tour: Ecosystems of the Savannah River Site
11th – Ellenton Reunion
19th – Opening of Exhibit at Fort Discovery

July 2000

29th – Ecological Tour: “Coal: Problems and Solutions”

September 2000

 9th and 23rd – Public Tours of the Savannah River Site
16th and 17th – Employee/Retiree Family Tours of SRS
 8th through 10th – Etherredge Center: “I Don’t Live There Anymore”

October 2000

Designation of SRS on the National Register of Historic Places
14th – Ecological Tour: “Ecologist for a Day”

November 2000

28th – Community-Wide Celebration – Augusta Riverwalk
   (USC Aiken Concert with Aiken/Augusta Symphony)
   (Remarks from Secretary of Energy Bill Richardson)
28th – Reunion of former residents of Ellenton, Dunbarton, and Meyers Mill
28th – Banquet with Edward Teller Lecture Series