Calendar of Events
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Join leader Toby Hardwick at this park to look for the dickcissels and grasshopper sparrows that have been spotted in this field, farm, and woodland habitat park. Sponsored by ASNV.
(Last survey of 2017)
Why not join the weekly Sunday walk at Great Falls? The trail is mostly through wooded areas and great for woodpeckers. Plus there are the river overlooks. Sponsored by the park.
Join Marc Ribaudo for an evening class and accompanying field trip that will cover Identifying Shorebirds. The class is recommended for birders who would like to tackle shorebird identification on their own.
Save the Date! Fall Shorebirds Workshop with Marc Ribaudo.
Marc will be teaching a workshop on fall shorebirds – classroom session on Thursday, August 16, field trip on Saturday, August 18. Keep an eye on our website for more details!
Come look for the birds that use the woods, fields, and ponds of the gardens for summer residence or for a refueling point on early fall migration. Meet leader Colt Gregory in the Visitor Center. Usual Garden fees apply. Sponsored by ASNV and Meadowlark.
Monarchs and their amazing migration to Mexico are in peril for many reasons. Learn about the monarch life cycle, migration, cycle, how you can attract them to your home garden or favorite public space, and how to raise them to send them on their fall journey. Resources for milkweed and garden design also included.
The next Audubon Afternoon will be held on September 30 from 3 to 5 PM, with informal gathering starting at 2:30. It will be held in the auditorium/cafeteria at the National Wildlife Federation. Our program will be provided by Secret Garden Birds and Bees, which will present “A Year in the Life of an Owl.”