York Audubon Society
2017-2018 Calendar of Events
Thur. Mar. 8: Trip to Middlecreek Wildlife Management Area to witness the spectacle of thousands of snow geese. Leader: Carolyn Mathur 717-309-7899. Meet at the Galleria Mall near Red Robin at 8 A.M. to carpool.
Mon., Mar. 12: PA Audubon’s Vice-President and Executive Director Greg Goldman brings a broad range of experience to the organization. He will share his background and his initiatives with our local chapter as we meet and greet him. Luther Memorial Church, Time: 7:00 P.M.
Sat., Apr. 7: Annual York Audubon Society Banquet at East Berlin Area Community Center. Come early for silent auction, raffle and 50/50. Dinner served at 6:00 P.M. Afterwards, Gettysburg photographer Bonnie Portzline presents “Birds With a. Gettysburg Address” highlighting her best photos and most interesting stories, including avian connections to the battlefield and soldiers. Cost: $21 per person. Make checks payable to York Audubon Society. Mail to Barb Fisher, 81 Old Westminster Road, Hanover, PA 17331. Reservation deadline: April 1, 2017. Barb’s phone # is 717-632-4926.
Thurs., Apr. 26: Bird walk at Lake Redman boardwalk on Ironstone Hill Road
near Dallastown. Leader: Carolyn Mathur 717-309-7899. Meet at the parking lot
at 8:30 A.M.
Wed.— Sat., May 9—12: Bus trip to Ohio’s Magee Marsh for the annual “Biggest Week in American Birding”. This is YOUR chance to see warblers, shorebirds and plenty of birders from all over!! Leader: Becky Stabler of NATURESTABLER
mail NatureStabler@gmail.com to reserve your spot for this spectacular adventure in Northwest Ohio!! FEE: T.B.A.
Mon., May 14: Famed photographer and world traveler Bob Mumford shares spectacular photos of special destinations in America as he offers a program titled: “National Wildlife Refuges, National Treasures”. Check out Bob’s website: www.naturalimgs.com Luther Memorial Church, Time: 7:00 P.M.
Thurs., May 17: Bus trip to New York’s Central Park to focus on warblers. Leader: Becky Stabler of NATURESTABLER EXPLORATIONS. Call Becky at 717-688-5183 or e-mail NatureStabler@gmail.com to reserve your spot. FEE: T.B.A.
Thurs. June 7: Beginners’ bird walk at Kiwanis Lake to view rookeries of great egrets and black-crowned night herons. This area has been designated an Important Bird Area by PA Audubon. All are welcome. Meet at the small bridge at the lake at 8:30 AM. Cameras recommended! Leader: Tish Swam 717-235-2578.
Sat., June 9: Annual York Audubon Society Picnic . All are welcome to join us at Columbia Crossing River Trails Center at 41 Walnut Street, Columbia, PA 17512.
A pavilion and picnic tables provide beautiful views of the river. Meet at 12 noon. Bring a covered dish to share and your utensils.
Keep an eye on our website for additional field trips.
For details on field trips, please call the leaders. Specific trips are limited to a certain amount of people. All participants are requested to call the leader prior to the to the trip and notify the trip leaders of your interest to insure your spot.
Trips may be cancelled due to inclement weather.
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YAS monthly meetings are held at:
Luther Memorial Church
1907 Hollywood Drive
York, PA 17403
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