Early Explorers of Region – Early explorers of the region and their findings, including Lewis & Clark, David Starr Jordan, and others who advanced our record of natural history in the South River watershed and beyond, bridging the period from Jefferson’s survey to early 20th century. Dr. Thomas Benzing Ph D, JMU Professor of ISAT, GS, Tom is a sitting member of the board of directors of the Center for Coldwaters Restoration, member of the Virginia Museum of Natural History, an active partner of the South River Science team, fly fisherman who has spent many hours on the local waterways both in research activities and recreational activities. The Wayne Theatre presents Science and History Talks as part of the Signature Speaker Series. All events begin at 7 p.m. with a Q&A following the presentation. Admission is Pay What You Will. Advance tickets are recommended and may be reserved at no cost.