South Carolina Wildlife Federation Conservation Dinner at Passerelle Bistro on June 16

South Carolina Wildlife Federation Conservation Dinner

The South Carolina Wildlife Federation (SCWF) will hold their popular Forks, Knives, and Spoonbills Conservation Dinner in Greenville at Passerelle Bistro on June 16, 2022, from 6pm-8pm.

This special six-course conservation dinner features dishes inspired by imperiled bird species created by Chef Chris Arnold. As each course is served, SCWF Habitat Education Manager Jay Keck will share information about each species and the conservation efforts needed to help them thrive.

Ticket revenue will benefit wildlife and habitat through SCWF’s conservation and education programs.

The menu and the species inspiring each course includes:

First Course - inspired by the Bobolink: Grilled Peach Salad, Puffed Carolina Gold Rice, Arugula, Whipped Herb Goat Cheese, Blackberry Vinaigrette

Second Course - inspired by the Roseate Spoonbill: Royal Red Shrimp Ceviche, Avocado Mousse, Cornmeal Cracker, Basil Oil

Third Course - inspired by the Baltimore Oriole: Heirloom Tomato Gazpacho, Cucumber Gel, Toasted Black Sesame Seeds

Fourth Course - inspired by the Red-headed Woodpecker: Pan-seared Scallop and Lobster Sausage, Yukon Potato Puree, Crispy Parsnips, Red Pepper Vinaigrette

Fifth Course - inspired by the Scarlet Tanager: Grilled Wild Boar, Black Bean Succotash, Roasted Summer Squash, Pomegranate Reduction

Sixth Course - inspired by the Eastern Towhee: Pan-seared Black Walnut Pound Cake, Raspberry Coulis, Brown Butter Streusel

Event tickets are $120 and can be purchased by visiting: Vegan and vegetarian options available. Funds raised will support SCWF’s conservation and education programs. Ticket sales will close on June 9th.

This event is sponsored by Meritus Signature Homes.

One of the 52 state & territory affiliates of the National Wildlife Federation, the South Carolina Wildlife Federation (SCWF) was founded in 1931. As the oldest conservation organization in the state, SCWF promotes science-based wildlife conservation policies and provides high quality education programs for all ages. SCWF’s mission is to conserve and restore South Carolina’s wildlife and wildlife habitat through education and advocacy. For more information, visit their website at:

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