October 2 and 3, 2015

October 23, 2015

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October 2015

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Spring-Summer-Fall Hours
March 1 – October 31
Walk the trails and visit Liberty, the Bald Eagle, dawn until dusk.
Building hours: Monday through Saturday 10:00am-4:30pm; Sunday 1:00pm-4:30pm

First Friday Lunch Bunch (Adult)
Autumn’s Nature Calendar: Birds, Blooms, and Butterflies of Fall in WNY
Friday, October 2, 2015, 11:00am-12:00pm
Terry Mosher will show us ten or twelve different trios of wild creatures–each trio containing a bird, a wildflower, and a butterfly, and each trio occurring at a slightly different time as fall advances.

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Will there be a bat at this year’s Enchanted Forest? You’ll have to attend to find out!

Enchanted Forest (All)
Friday & Saturday, October 2 & 3, 2015, times vary, evenings
Pre-paid reservations are required by September 25th.
Join us for an enchanted evening on Audubon Nature Center’s trails. As you walk the trail lined with luminaries, you meet animals who can talk and tell you about their lives. After your walk, enjoy refreshments and crafts inside the building.

Don’t forget!  Birdseed orders due October 5th!  Click here for online form.

Taste of Nature: Fall Mushroom Walk (Adult+)
Wednesday, October 7, 2015, 5:309m-7:30pm
Audubon Nature Center multipurpose room and grounds
Join mushroom experts Dr. Scott Stoleson and Garret Taylor for a stroll around the grounds in search of mushrooms – both edible and not.

Audubon Nature Photography Club
Thursday, October 8, 2015,  6:30pm-9:00pm 
Camera tips and tricks, photo critique, guest speaker. For more information about the club, visit www.jasphotoclub.wordpress.com and www.facebook.com/jasphotoclub789?fref=ts, call Cathy Abers-Kimball, club president, at (716) 664-3707 weekdays, or email jasphotoclub@gmail.com. $5 to visitors which can be applied toward club membership.

Junco and winterberry

Dark-eyed Junco on Winterberry

Little Explorers (Children ages 3-8 and a grown-up)
Fall Frolic
Saturday, October 10, 2015, 10:00am-11:30am
During this program we have a brief lesson, go for a nature walk, come back for a snack, and make a craft.  This month we will celebrate fall!

Attracting Birds (Adult+)
Saturday, October 17, 2015, 10:00am-12:00pm
Learn the secrets of attracting birds, how to make your own soft suet that the birds cannot resist and how to keep a variety of birds in the yard.  (This is also Bird Seed Pick-up Day for anyone who ordered seed during our Fall Sale.)

Falling for Nature Dinner & Auction (Adult)
Friday, October 23, 2015, 5:30pm-9:00pm
Join us for an evening of fun, friendship, and giving complete with a Field to Fork dinner, live and silent auctions of artwork, adventure and fine cuisine.

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