Early Morning Birding at Beaver Meadow
8.00am : Join BAS Naturalist Tom Kerr for an early morning bird walk to check out the arriving migrant at Beaver Meadow. Donations.
Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge's SPRING INTO NATURE
9.00am : A family festival celebrating the wonder of Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge. Several organizations will provide fun activities, exhibits and live birds of prey. 9am–4pm Eagle Watch at Cayuga Overlook. . Free admission and parking Food is available See the refuge web site for more information.
Boy Scout Merti Badge Workshop - BIRD STUDY
10.00am : Learn how to ID birds quickly and dive into their fascination world. Color, field marks, behavior and song are the things that make each species unique. $12 per scout. 585-457-3228 to register. Prerequisites: #2 Show that you are familiar with the terms used to describe birds by sketching or tracing a perched bird & then labeling 15 different parts of the bird. Sketch or trace an extended wing and label 6 types of wing feathers. #6 Explain the function of a bird’s song. Identify 5 of the 20 species by song or call alone. Describe the song or call & note the behavior of the bird making the sound. Note why you think the bird was making the call or song. #8a Build a bird feeder & put it in an appropriate place in your yard. Describe what birds you hope to attract & why.
9.00am : For all Audubon volunteers - even first timers! No need to register, but bring a lunch.
BAS Annual Dinner & Meeting
6.00pm : The 2014 Annual Dinner and Business Meeting of the Buffalo Audubon Society Friday, May 2, 2014 Acqua Restaurant, 2192 Niagara Street, Buffalo NY 14207, looking out over the majestic Niagara River. (DIRECTIONS BELOW) Cash Bar at 6:00 pm ~ Dinner at 6:45 pm Cost is $35 per person Speaker – Twan Leenders, President of the Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History We hope that you will join us for this society tradition. Please call (585) 457-3228 to reserve your spot or for additional information. Meal Choices: Chicken Saltimbocca (stuffed with prosciutto, cheese, fresh basil with a lemon white wine sauce) Stuffed Pork Loin (stuffed with roasted red pepper, spinach, risotto and cheese) Vegetable Terrine - layered spinach, mushrooms, zucchini, yellow squash, peppers, and cheese DIRECTIONS: Southtowns From the I-190 N Exit 13 Austin Street (second exit after 198) Right onto Austin Street First Left onto Niagara Street First Left into parking lot past McDonalds Northtowns From the I-190 S Exit 14 Ontario Street First right onto Niagara Street First right into parking lot
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