PRESENTATIONS

Gardening with Native Plants for Birds

June 7, 2018, 6:30pm
Port Jervis Free Library
138 Pike Street, Port Jervis NY 12771
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Our Spring 2018 program “Gardening with Native Plants for Birds” will be presented by Master Gardeners Melissa Peterson and Cecelia Lillard. This program provides insider information and tips about using native plants in our gardens and landscapes that are not only attractive but also help sustain our native and migrating bird populations.

Create a Field Journal with Jim VanGelder

Sunday, July 15 at 12:30-2:30pm
Albert Wisner Public Library
1 McFarland Dr, Warwick, New York 10990
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Keeping a nature journal is a wonderful way to deepen your experience of nature and sharpen your artistic skills. We will cover materials and techniques and then put them to practice on a variety of plant an animal subjects. register at http://www.albertwisnerlibrary.org/ or call 845-986-1047

Birding Beyond the Backyard

Tues, Sept 11 at 6:30-7:45pm
Albert Wisner Public Library
1 McFarland Dr, Warwick, New York 10990
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Do sparrows confuse you? Trouble telling Downy from Hairy? A program for those who enjoy watching birds and want to know more about them. Presenter Jim VanGelder will cover basics of bird identification along with suggestions on equipment and good local birding spots. Jim will also lead a field trip on Saturday 9/15 to 6 1/2 Station Road Sanctuary in Goshen (88 6 1/2 Station Road, Goshen NY) starting at 8am for those who would like to practice their birding skills.

Orange County Audubon Society presentations are held the first Wednesday of the month, September through June at libraries throughout Orange County.