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    October 2014

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    Bucket List:  Elk Field Trip (Adult+)
    Wednesday, October 1, 2014, 10:30am-10:00pm
    Travel to the Elk Visitor Center in Benezette, Pennsylvania to learn about this magnificent animal!  (This is your September Bucket List event… Think of it as September 31st!)

    First Friday Lunch Bunch (Adult)
    Friday, October 3, 2014, 11:00am-12:00pm
    Nature-related speaker followed by BYO brown bag lunch and conversation.  Audubon provides coffee and tea.

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    October 3-4, 2014, Click for event website.

    Enchanted Forest (All)
    Friday & Saturday, October 3 & 4, 2014
    Prepaid reservations are required for this magical evening when animals can talk and tell you about their lives in the wild.

  • Roadside Cleanup (Adult+)
    Saturday, October 4, 2014, 9:00am-12:00pm
    Help us pick up trash along our adopted section of Route 62. Meet at the Center to don your stylish safety vest!Photo Club (Adult)
    Thursday, October 9, 2014, 6:30-9:00pm
    Camera tips and tricks, photo critique, guest speakers, etc.
    Photo Club Website:  http://jasphotoclub.wordpress.com/
  • Bucket List: Bog Trip (Adult+)
    Saturday, October 11, 2014, 8:00am-12:00pm
    Nature photographer Gary Cuckler leads us into (and out of!) the Allenburg Bog.
  • Bird Seed Pickup
    Saturday, October 11, 2014, 9:00am-4:00pm
    If you ordered seed through our fall sale, pick it up today.  Also:  volunteers needed to hoist bags into customers’ trunks!
  • Little Explorers (Children 3-8 years old and a grownup)
    Saturday, October 11, 2014, 10:00am-11:30am
    A nature lesson, walk, craft and a snack.  A different theme every month.
  • Audubon New York Council Meeting
    Friday-Sunday, October 17-19, 2014
    It is rare for the Council Meeting to be this far west!  Let’s put on our host and hostess caps and show folks from all over the state how great western New York is.

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    Friday, October 24, 2014 – Click for Auction Website

    Falling for Nature Dinner & Auction (Adult)
    Friday, October 24, 2014, 5:30pm-10:00pm
    Delicious locavore dinner combined with an auction of the most interesting items and events.

  • Bucket List:  Saw Whet Owl Banding (All)
    Friday, October 24, 2014, 8:00pm-11:00pm
    So fun to see these cute creatures and learn about bird banding research.
  • Basket Making (Adult)
    Saturday, October 25, 2014, 10:00am-3:00pm
    You will make a basket suitable for use in your home, or to give as a gift.


    November 2014

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    Winter Hours
    November 1 – Friday, February 28
    Walk the trails and visit Liberty dawn until dusk, as usual.
    Building hours Monday and Saturday, 10-4:30, Sunday 1-4:30.
    Building closed Tuesday-Friday with some exceptions:
    Special Building Hours* for programming and by appointment.

    Owl Day (All)
    Saturday, November 1, 2014, 10:00am-3:00pm
    Learn all about these hunters of the night through hands on activities, crafts and a visit with live owls.

    First Friday Lunch Bunch (Adult)
    Following the Monarchs to Mexico – Diane & Jack Voelker
    Friday, November 7, 2014, 11:00am-12:00pm
    *Special Building Hours:  10:00am-2:00pm
    A nature related talk is followed by BYO brown bag lunch and conversation. Audubon provides coffee and tea.  Join Jack and Diane Voelker as they recount their journey to the mountains of Mexico, in search of the migrating Monarch butterflies.

    Little Explorers (Children aged 3-8 and a Grownup)
    Squirrels!
    Saturday, November 8, 2014, 10:00am-11:30am
    Learn about all the different squirrels in the area. A nature lesson, walk, craft, and a snack make for a fun-filled morning of learning.

    Photo Club (Adult)
    Thursday, November 13, 2014, 6:30-9:00pm
    Camera tips and tricks, photo critique, guest speakers, etc.
    Photo Club Website:  http://jasphotoclub.wordpress.com/

    Contemplative Photography (Adult)
    Saturday, November 15, 2014, 1:00pm-3:00pm
    Learn an approach to photography that will improve your ability to see in a fresh way.

    Thanksgiving with the Birds (All)
    Saturday, November 22, 2014, 11:00am-3:00pm
    Kim Sherwood shares his love for photography after Audubon’s longstanding tradition of soup on a campfire followed by a festive pot luck meal.

    *Special Building Hours:  Black Friday (All)
    Friday, November 28, 2014, 10:00am-4:30pm
    The Center is usually closed Fridays in winter. But today, we’ll be open! Come on down.

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