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Owl Prowl: Owls in Time

Owls have been both feared and adored throughout human history. Come listen to stories about owls in time followed by a winter night walk in search of these mysterious birds of prey. Dress for the weather; snowshoes will be provided, if necessary. Program for ages 10 and up. $6 members; $9 public. Register for Owl [...]

By |2020-01-21T18:35:49+00:00February 1st, 2020|, , , |Comments Off on Owl Prowl: Owls in Time

Winter’s Flying Jewels

Birds are busy this time of year, which means it’s the perfect opportunity for birding! We’ll watch the feeder and take a short hike to look and listen for these wintertime gems.  All birding levels welcome; binoculars available to borrow. Program for adults. $6 members; $9 public.   Register for Winter's Flying Jewels!

By |2020-01-21T16:08:12+00:00January 23rd, 2020|, , , |Comments Off on Winter’s Flying Jewels

Field Trip to Montezuma Wildlife Refuge

Come along for a guided trip to see the some of the last of the migratory birds before the water freezes over. Carpool leaves Baltimore Woods at 8:15am, otherwise meet at the refuge’s visitor center at 9am. Bring binoculars and dress warm.  Program for all ages. $6 for members; $9 for public. Due to winter’s [...]

By |2019-11-15T22:30:16+00:00November 16th, 2019|, , , , |Comments Off on Field Trip to Montezuma Wildlife Refuge

Birding by Ear

“Cheese-bur-ger!” Learning to recognize bird songs and calls can add a whole new level of enjoyment to your bird watching or hikes, and it’s easier than you might think! This combined talk and bird walk will get you started down the path of avian auditory enlightenment with tips, tricks, and hacks for learning bird calls. Program for adults. $6 for members; $9 for [...]

Great Backyard Bird Count

Every year citizen scientists help the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the National Audubon Society in this joint effort to track bird species and populations, and you can help too! We’ll learn all about the Great Backyard Bird Count, show you how to participate, and go for a short bird walk to practice before the big weekend. Program for adults. [...]