Archive for Birds

Eagle Musical and Eagle Day!

Sunday June 4 at the Great Falls Discovery Center in Turners Falls. We hope you can come to the musical, celebrating Bald Eagle restoration, “Great to be an Eagle!” at 1 pm and other free events throughout the day! (facebook invite and flyer below.)   Here the schedule of the day’s fun, educational events:   10:30 am:

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Updates from the Athol Bird and Nature Club

Friday, May 26, 7 a.m.                                 “Early Bird” Birding with Jeff
 Join Jeff here at the Center before heading out to explore the North Quabbin area for spring migrant birds. Come for as long as your schedule allows. Severe weather cancels. Info: Jeff Johnstone, 978-249-9052. MREC 100 Main Street Athol   Sunday May 28 10 am

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Mount Tom Programs Sept. 10-13, 2016

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 10:30 a.m. LIFE AROUND THE LAKE. Birds will our topic this week at Lake Bray.  MEET AT LAKE BRAY SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 1:00 p.m. HIKE TO LOST BOULDER.  This 2 hour hike will travel to the Lost Boulder. Who knows what other lost natural items we will find along the way. Bring

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Here are the programs for next week at Mt. Tom.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 13, 10:30 a.m. LIFE AROUND THE LAKE. This one hour program will focus on the Turtles that live in and around Lake Bray. Learn how these reptiles have survived for the last 250 million years. MEET AT LAKE BRAY SATURDAY, AUGUST 13, 1:00 p.m. BEAU BRIDGE HIKE. This 2 hour hike will travel

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Upcoming Programs at Mt. Tom

Here are the programs for next week at Mt. Tom.   SATURDAY, AUGUST 6, 10:30 a.m. LIFE AROUND THE LAKE. Beavers have the most impact of any animal on this planet besides humans. Join us for this one hour stroll to see the changes made by our past resident beavers.  MEET AT LAKE BRAY  

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Athol Bird & Nature Club Programs

Athol Bird & Nature Club Field Trips & Meetings 2016 Athol Bird and Nature Club Events Unless otherwise noted, programs are free and open to all, meet at the Millers River Environmental Center, 100 Main Street, Athol. If weather is questionable on a field trip day, please call the trip leader at least an hour

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Upcoming Free Programs at Mt. Tom

SATURDAY, JUNE 11, 10:30 a.m. LIFE AROUND THE LAKE. MEET AT LAKE BRAY. This week we will be looking for the many different kinds of salamanders that live in and around the lake while keeping nature in balance. SATURDAY, JUNE 11, 1:00 p.m. HIKE THE D.O.C. TRAIL. This moderately strenuous 2 hour hike will travel

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Athol Bird & Nature Club Field Trips & Meetings 2016

The Great New England Hurricane of 1938 Friday, April 29, 7:00pm Petersham Town Hall Presented by Petersham Historical Society With special guest Shira Gladstone of Historic New England Enjoy this special annual meeting program featuring images, stories, news, and film.   Saturday April 30 9:00 am (Athol) 10:00 (Oxbow NWR) Early Dragonflies and more Join

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Athol Bird and Nature Club updates

From a forwarded email sent to wholelifelearners and HCH Athol Bird & Nature Club Field Trips & Meetings 2015 Athol Bird and Nature Club Events Unless otherwise noted, programs are free and open to all, meet at the Millers River Environmental Center, 100 Main Street, Athol. If weather is questionable on a field trip day,

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Calling All Youth Artists 

http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dfg/dfw/education-events/masswildlife-news/masswildlife-monthly-january-2016.html#JDS “There is still time to enter the Massachusetts Junior Duck Stamp (JDS) contest,” advises MassWildlife’s Education Coordinator Pam Landry. “Any student, from kindergarten through grade 12, regardless of whether they attend public or private school or are home-schooled, can submit original artwork in this fun and educational competition. Even if students do not enter

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