..:: Education - Kids::..Friday, November 28, 2014
 Young Birders Of Central Oregon

A flock of teens who love birds! Younger, focused birders also welcome. We meet twice each month to watch, study and enjoy birds! We offer a variety of activities including bird identification, nest box projects, bird drawing, public outreach, bird counts, outings to local birding hotspots and overnight trips. 
 
 
It's all about birds!  Bird watching and bird science. Local and overnight outings. Ages 9-18 and supporting adults.  Meetings twice each month.
 
 
A list of upcoming events....  
 
 
October 4, Saturday  Green Ridge outside of Sisters. Hawk migration. All day outing.
 
October 15, Wednesday   Hatfield Ponds, Bend.  Waterfowl and shorebirds. 2:00 to 5:00.
 
October 25, Saturday     Odell Lake. Eagles. All day outing.
 
November 5, Wednesday   Wickiiup Reservoir. 10:00 to 3:00.
 
November 19, Wednesday   Backyard Birdwatching. 2:00 to 4:00.
 
December, date TBA  Drawing birds with local artist
 
December, date TBA  Klamath Falls overnight. Black-crowned night herons and other winter birds.
 

Contact: Annette Gerard   541-385-1799 email

 

A flock of teens who love birds! Younger, focused birders also welcome. We meet twice each month to watch, study and enjoy birds! We offer a variety of activities including bird identification, nest box projects, bird drawing, public outreach, bird counts, outings to local birding hotspots and overnight trips. 
 
 
It's all about birds!  Bird watching and bird science. Local and overnight outings. Ages 9-18 and supporting adults.  Meetings twice each month.
 
 
A list of upcoming events....  
 
 
October 4, Saturday  Green Ridge outside of Sisters. Hawk migration. All day outing.
 
October 15, Wednesday   Hatfield Ponds, Bend.  Waterfowl and shorebirds. 2:00 to 5:00.
 
October 25, Saturday     Odell Lake. Eagles. All day outing.
 
November 5, Wednesday   Wickiiup Reservoir. 10:00 to 3:00.
 
November 19, Wednesday   Backyard Birdwatching. 2:00 to 4:00.
 
December, date TBA  Drawing birds with local artist
 
December, date TBA  Klamath Falls overnight. Black-crowned night herons and other winter birds.
 

Contact: Annette Gerard   541-385-1799 email

 


  

 Birding for PreSchoolers

10:00 AM Monday mornings, Drake Park in Bend 

A birding and nature walk geared towards preschoolers but all ages are welcome.  Exploration, singing, finger plays, observation, learning, questioning...it's all part of a fun-filled hour on Monday mornings at Drake Park.  We meet near the middle of the park by the restrooms.  Parent or responsible care-taker is required to accompany child.  Come join us.  (for the whole hour or feel free to leave early if necessary for your child's needs and interest.)  We will meet regardless of the weather so please dress in warm, dry layers.  

Contact Mary Yanalcanlin by email (birdingfun@gmail.com) if you have any questions

10:00 AM Monday mornings, Drake Park in Bend 

A birding and nature walk geared towards preschoolers but all ages are welcome.  Exploration, singing, finger plays, observation, learning, questioning...it's all part of a fun-filled hour on Monday mornings at Drake Park.  We meet near the middle of the park by the restrooms.  Parent or responsible care-taker is required to accompany child.  Come join us.  (for the whole hour or feel free to leave early if necessary for your child's needs and interest.)  We will meet regardless of the weather so please dress in warm, dry layers.  

Contact Mary Yanalcanlin by email (birdingfun@gmail.com) if you have any questions


  

 

fledgling
fun ...
 

 

Details here .....(Fledglings are young birds that have left the nest, but are still under the care of their parents)
 
 
 

Please join us for a FREE afternoon of learning, games, crafts, and fun

The 2nd Monday of the month: 3:45 – 5:15 pm

(3:45-4:15 pm: gathering & crafts; 4:15-5:15 pm: activities & presentation)

October 13th: Birds of Bend

November 10th: Woodpeckers

December 8th: Fire Ecology

January 12th: Owls

February 9th: Life Cycle of Birds

March 9th: Cranes

April 13th: Bird Migration

 

May 11th: A Bird-Day Celebration ...(A celebration of what we have learned)


What: An exploration of our local birds geared towards grades K-5 (all ages welcome)

When: The 2nd Monday of the month from 3:45-5:15pm

Where: The Environmental Center, 16 Northwest Kansas Avenue, Downtown Bend


* Fledglings (kids) must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

** Each month, participants are encouraged to bring a sample of their creative work about nature (for example a poem, drawing, short story, etc.). The work will be on display at ECAS's “Birder's Night” and returned the following month. 


For more information: visit us at www.ecaudubon.org

Contact Mary Yanalcanlin at (541) 480-6148, or email birdingfun@gmail.com

 

fledgling
fun ...
 

 

Details here .....(Fledglings are young birds that have left the nest, but are still under the care of their parents)
 
 
 

Please join us for a FREE afternoon of learning, games, crafts, and fun

The 2nd Monday of the month: 3:45 – 5:15 pm

(3:45-4:15 pm: gathering & crafts; 4:15-5:15 pm: activities & presentation)

October 13th: Birds of Bend

November 10th: Woodpeckers

December 8th: Fire Ecology

January 12th: Owls

February 9th: Life Cycle of Birds

March 9th: Cranes

April 13th: Bird Migration

 

May 11th: A Bird-Day Celebration ...(A celebration of what we have learned)


What: An exploration of our local birds geared towards grades K-5 (all ages welcome)

When: The 2nd Monday of the month from 3:45-5:15pm

Where: The Environmental Center, 16 Northwest Kansas Avenue, Downtown Bend


* Fledglings (kids) must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

** Each month, participants are encouraged to bring a sample of their creative work about nature (for example a poem, drawing, short story, etc.). The work will be on display at ECAS's “Birder's Night” and returned the following month. 


For more information: visit us at www.ecaudubon.org

Contact Mary Yanalcanlin at (541) 480-6148, or email birdingfun@gmail.com

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