This Friday evening, nature photographer Kumar Patel is doing an illustrated talk about a magical part of Africa.
The talk is entitled:: "Okavango, the River that Never Meets the Ocean."
Kumar says: "To understand ecosystems, there is no better living laboratory than the Okavango Delta in Botswana.
"Join my daughter Yogita and me on a journey of discovery, fascination and excitement through this desolate, magical land.
'Along the way, I hope you will appreciate, as well as we did, the beauty of some of the amazing creatures we share this planet with. I know all of you are dedicated to conservation. This is just a reminder to show you what we are trying to preserve."
The presentation begins at approx. 8:15 p.m., after a short members' meeting.
This event, at Borough Hall, 500 W. Crescent Ave., Allendale, is are free and open to the public.