Nature Education Center Events 2019

Enjoy an educational presentation and make some new friends! 

 

March 2 - "Signs of Spring Part 1- March" by Laura Rancour.  This PowerPoint will discuss the basics of migration, which birds will be arriving in March and where to look for them. Free

March 9 - "All About Bluebirds" by Laura Rancour. Learn how to attract Bluebirds and be a responsible "Bluebird Landlord" including installing, monitoring and maintaining nest boxes, controlling predators, and feeding your Bluebirds.  Free 

March 16 - "Nesting Habits of Common Backyard Birds" by Laura Rancour. This is a PowerPoint presentation featuring the birds we may have nesting in our backyards and what we can do to increase their success.  Free

March 23 - "Signs of Spring Part 2- April" by Laura Rancour.  This PowerPoint will discuss the basics of migration, which birds will be arriving in April and where to look for them. Free

April 6 - "Amazing Hummingbirds" by Laura Rancour.   Learn some amazing facts about Hummingbirds and how to attract them to your yard.  Free

April 13 - "Attracting Baltimore Orioles" by Laura Rancour. What are the best ways to attract Orioles and keep them coming back?  Free

April 20 - "Amazing Hummingbirds" - the same program as April 6 will be repeated on April 20.  Free

April 27 - "Signs of Spring Part 3- May" by Laura Rancour.  This PowerPoint will discuss the basics of migration, which birds will be arriving in May and where to look for them. Free

All programs are held at 10:00 on Saturday mornings at the Wild Birds Unlimited Nature Education Center, 3087 Broadmoor Ave. SE (next door to the store).  We encourage you to bring your friends and neighbors!  

Please register by email: [email protected] with your name and number attending or call 616-957-0366.  While registration is appreciated, walk-ins are always welcome!