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Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro

1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States

January 2016

Travel Happy Hour

January 12, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro, 1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States

Come and join us Tuesday, April 5, 2016 from 6:30 pm to 8 pm at Rosemary's Thyme Bistro to socialize with dive buddies and find out about all our scheduled dive trips in 2016 though 2017! Click here for more info! RSVP on Facebook or via email. See you there!

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February 2016

Happy Hour: Nudibranchs!

February 9, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro, 1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States

Come and join us for a talk by Jessica Goodheart, a PhD candidate at the University of Maryland, College Park and Peter Buck Predoctoral Fellow at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. She is broadly interested in marine invertebrates, but her main focus has been on sea slugs (primarily nudibranchs). Her research focuses on a group of sea slugs called Cladobranchia, the relationships between species within this group, and the ability of some species within this group to steal stinging…

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March 2016

Happy Hour: Scuba Trivia Night

March 8, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro, 1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States

How's your knowledge of scuba trivia? Do you know who made the first air assisted dive & when? Can you identify fish of the Caribbean? Come and join us for those answers and much more fun with scuba trivia Tuesday, March 8, 2016 from 7 pm to 9 pm at Rosemary's Thyme Bistro. RSVP on Facebook or via email. See you there!

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April 2016

Happy Hour: Sea Shepherd’s Current Campaigns

April 12, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro, 1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States

Most of you have heard of Sea Shepherd, but for more info on exactly what they do and what their current campaigns are, come and join us Tuesday, April 12, 2016 from 6:30 pm to 8 pm at Rosemary's Thyme Bistro. Click here for more info! RSVP on Facebook or via email. See you there!

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May 2016

Happy Hour: Alien Invasion!

May 10, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro, 1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States

The invasion of Western Atlantic marine ecosystems by IndoPacific lionfish has been described by a reputable marine biologist as “the worst marine invasion ever.” In 2010, another group of scientists included the invasion in a list of the top 15 threats to global biodiversity. This lecture will discuss the nature and magnitude of the invasion and the various approaches to controlling it, focusing in particular on market-based solutions. Join us Tuesday, May 10, 2016 from 6:30 pm to 8 pm at Rosemary's Thyme…

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July 2016

Happy Hour: Tracking Great White Sharks with OCEARCH: July 12

July 12, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro, 1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States

An Educator on Expedition: Tracking Great White Sharks with OCEARCH Come join us as Lindsay Laughner, OCEARCH Education Ambassador, talks about OCEARCH, a global leader in gathering data (telemetry and biologics) on Great White Sharks and other keystone marine species. OCEARCH provides a collaborative environment onboard its vessel, the MV OCEARCH, an at-sea laboratory, where researchers, institutions, and expert fishermen come together to safely capture, tag, and release these ocean giants on a specialized hydraulic lift. Join us Tuesday, July 12,…

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August 2016

Happy Hour: Upcoming Dive Travel

August 9, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro, 1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States
Diving in the Philippines

Curious about one of our upcoming dive trips? Want to be the first to know what we're planning for 2017 and beyond? Come to our next happy hour! Meet other local divers and learn more about some of the exciting destinations on our travel calendar. RSVP on Facebook or via email. See you there!

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Seminar: Marine Species on the IUCN Red List

August 24, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro, 1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States

What do the Green Humphead Parrotfish, Hector’s Dolphin and the Common Seahorse have in common? They are all on the IUCN Red List, a critical indicator of the health of the world’s biodiversity. Come learn more about some of these iconic species and how the Red List is informing and catalyzing action for biodiversity conservation and policy change. RSVP via Facebook or email

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September 2016

Meet the artists: Lionfish jewelry from Belize

September 27, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro, 1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States
Lionfish earrings

The invasion of Western Atlantic marine ecosystems by IndoPacific lionfish has been described by a reputable marine biologist as “the worst marine invasion ever.” Fortunately conservationists and local communities are working together on market-based solutions to control lionfish populations. One of these solutions includes beautiful handmade jewelry utilizing lionfish spines and fins. Join us Tuesday, September 27, 2016 from 6:30-8:00 PM at Rosemary's Thyme Bistro to meet some of the women in Belize and St. Vincent and the Grenadines making these one-of-a-kind pieces. This…

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October 2016

Sustainable Seafood

October 18, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro, 1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States

Sustainable Seafood and how you can make responsible choices for the environment. Come join us as Marin Hawk, Fisheries Manager at the Marine Stewardship Council, talks about sustainable seafood. Sure, you know that seafood is a healthy choice. But as a conscientious diver are you concerned about your eating habits' impact on marine life? Dolphin-free tuna, FAD-free tuna, domestic seafood, shrimp trawls - what does it all mean? Come to this next happy hour lecture to learn more about sustainable seafood and…

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February 2017

Happy Hour: Tracking Great White Sharks w/OCEARCH: February 22

February 22, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro, 1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States

An Educator on Expedition: Tracking Great White Sharks with OCEARCH Come join us as we talk to Lindsay Laughner, OCEARCH Education Ambassador, LIVE from the M.V. OCEARCH (an at-sea laboratory, where researchers, institutions, and expert fishermen come together to safely capture, tag, and release these ocean giants on a specialized hydraulic lift)! She will give us updates from OCEARCH's Expeditions New York and Nantucket, talk about the tracks of these Great White Sharks and the research being done during these…

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April 2017

Happy Hour: DC Public Safety Diving

April 11, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro, 1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States
Public Safety Diving

Ever wonder who dives in the Potomac or Anacostia? Come hear what it's like to work as a public safety diver in DC! Michael Pratt is a DC Metro Police Officer and diver with the Harbor Patrol's Underwater Search & Recovery Team. He'll tell us about his experiences keeping our local waterways safe. RSVP on Facebook or via email. See you there!

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June 2017

Happy Hour: Under Pressure!

June 20, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro, 1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States
Diver descending onto wreck

Ever wonder exactly what happens to our bodies at depth? Dr. Stephen Fischer is an Undersea Medical Officer and a Naval Flight Surgeon at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. He'll discuss depth restrictions, environmental considerations, barotrauma, DCI and treatments, and be available for all your questions! RSVP on Facebook or via email. See you there!

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October 2017

Happy Hour: Dominica Fundraiser

October 11, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro, 1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States

No doubt everyone has heard about the damage left in Hurricane Maria's wake. Dominica, the Nature Island and one of our favorite dive destinations, was one of the worst-hit countries. We are hosting a fundraiser to support relief and rebuilding efforts there. We're hoping to have some fantastic dive gear available for a silent auction. Please join us and give what you can to help our friends rebuild! RSVP on Facebook or via email.

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January 2018

Happy Hour: 2018 Dive Travel

January 23, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro, 1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States
View from Matava resort in Fiji

Curious about one of our upcoming dive trips? Want to be the first to know what we’re planning for 2018 and beyond? Come to our next happy hour! Meet other local divers and learn more about some of the exciting destinations on our travel calendar. RSVP on Facebook or via email.

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September 2018

Happy Hour: Make your dives count – REEF and Citizen Science

September 18, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro, 1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States
Scuba diver and reef

Part of our celebration of AWARE Week 2018! Come find out how to Make Your Dives Count through REEF and Citizen Science. Neil Ericsson, a volunteer fish surveyor for Reef Environmental Education Foundation (REEF), will talk about how surveys are done, and how marine biologists and policymakers use the data collected to make a difference in protecting our underwater environment. Surveying is also a great way to “give back” while learning more about marine life and making every dive count!…

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November 2018

November Happy Hour: 2019 Dive Travel

November 20, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro, 1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States
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Blue Planet divers in the Red Sea, October 2018

Curious about one of our upcoming dive trips? Want to be the first to know what we're planning for 2019 and beyond? Come to our next happy hour! Meet other local divers and learn more about some of the exciting destinations on our travel calendar. RSVP on Facebook or via email.

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August 2019

August Happy Hour: Travel Night

August 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro, 1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States
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Interested in our upcoming adventures? Curious what a Blue Planet trip is like? Or maybe you need help planning your own getaway? Join us to learn more about our trips scheduled for the rest of 2019 and beyond. RSVP on Facebook or via email.

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Happy Hour: Why Sharks Matter

August 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro, 1801 18th Street NW
Washington, DC 2000 United States
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David Shiffman

Feeling inspired by Shark Week? Come to this special talk by Dr. David Shiffman to learn more about sharks, the threats they face and how we can help protect them as divers. Dr. David Shiffman is a marine conservation biologist studying sharks, and an award winning conservation biologist. He’s written for the "Washington Post" and "Scientific American" and has a monthly column in "SCUBA Diving" magazine. Follow him on Twitter @whysharksmatter where he’s always happy to answer any questions anyone…

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