Where your nature-loving friends are

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Woodcock Whirl

Thursday, April 9, 2015, 6:00pm-8:00pm at the Southern Tier Brewing Company. Click the picture for details.

Day Camp 2015

Audubon Camp

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April 2015


Featured Photo: Shapes in the Ice by Katie Finch

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First Friday Lunch Bunch (Adult)
Friday, April 3, 2015, 11:00am-12:00pm
A nature related talk is followed by BYO brown bag lunch and conversation. Audubon provides coffee and tea.

Mud Camp (Children)
Monday, March 30 and/or April 6, 2015, 9:00am-3:00pm
A choice of one or two days to play in the spring thaw, mud and all! Suited for grades K-7. Pre-registration required.

Trail Guide Training (Adult)
Thursdays, April 9-30, 2015, 10:00am-12:00pm
Learn the basics of being a volunteer guide for school children who come on field trips to Audubon. Appropriate for new and established trail guides.

Woodcock Whirl (Adult)
Thursday, April 9, 2015, 6:00pm-8:00pm
Celebrate the coming of spring with nature trivia and a local brew.

Little Explorers (Children aged 3-8 and a Grownup)
A Seed is Sleepy
Saturday, April 11, 2015, 10:00am-11:30am
Learn all about plants and seeds. A nature lesson, walk, craft, and a snack make for a fun-filled morning of learning.

Catching & Observing Critters (Children with a Grownup)
Saturday, April 11, 2015, 1:30pm-3:00pm
Learn how to catch common invertebrates and small creatures, set up a temporary observation tank, and let them go.

Volunteer Day (Adult+)
Saturday, April 18, 2015, 9:00am-1:00pm
Celebrate an early Earth Day! We’ll be working hard to make the Audubon buildings and grounds more beautiful. Enjoy lunch after we work.

Spring Migration Bird Banding (All)
Saturdays, April 25, May 2, 9, 16, 2015, 7:00am-11:00am
Tag along with ornithologists (bird scientists) as they capture birds, gather data, fit them with a uniquely numbered metal band, and release them.

Boy Scout Bird Study Merit Badge (Boy Scouts with appropriate Adult Supervision)
Saturday, April 25, 2015, 8:00am-12:00pm
Boys who have been preparing could complete the badge.  Boys who are interested can get a good start.  Cycle through several learning/testing stations designed around the badge requirements.

Conewango Creek Canoe and Kayak Poker Run – June 6, 2015
Early Bird Deadline is April 25th!

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