December 2020 Holiday
December 14, 2020
6:00 - 7:30 pm
Note: ETGS members will receive an email with info for logging into the Holiday
The ETGS December
Holiday Social will be a virtual (Webex) Pub Quiz
in memory of Dr. Don Byerly,
an ETGS founder we lost in
- The online Pub Quiz
will support the
Professor Don W. Byerly Field Camp Endowment.
ETGS will match donations (up to $100 total).
- Join us for the social,
regardless of your ability to contribute. We will
not ask for donations during or after the event.
If you donate to the Byerly Endowment, please email
email@example.com so we can match your contribution.
Also, consider checking the last box on the
donation form to note the gift is from a member
of the East Tennessee Geological Society
- There will
be three rounds with eight questions in each round.
If there is a tie for first or second place at the
end of the third round, the tie will be broken by up
to two additional rounds.
Stephenson will develop the questions and answers,
and Brad Stephenson will keep score. Neither will
play the game, and no one else will know the
questions or subjects to be covered in advance.
- First- and
second-place finishers will receive a coveted,
hand-crafted coffee mug with the ETGS logo.
- We will
rely on the honor system, and this will be a
closed-book exam, which means no internet searches.
all for fun, so roommates and immediate family
members in your home are welcome to participate with
you. Some answers they provide may even be correct!
(Sorry, only one coveted mug will be awarded to each
from your beverage of choice is encouraged. After
all, it is a Pub Quiz.
- You will
need a writing pad and pencil/pen to keep track of
your answers in each round. You may find it easier
to print this
blank answer sheet or use it as a
template to make your own.
details will follow.
Tennessee Geological Society
Please note that ETGS will be waiving membership fees through the
2021 calendar year in recognition that COVID-19 is impacting our
meetings, and because we do not anticipate as many expenses (meeting
rooms, field trips, etc). ETGS would encourage members to invite
friends and colleagues to take advantage of this rare occasion.
ETGS Coffee Mugs.
Just three words:
You. Need. One!!