Eastern Bluebird, male - photo Copyright by Mike Slater

       Baird Ornithological Club          

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 Reading, Berks County, Pennsylvania          

Tuesday Morning Bird Walks 
on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays 
are happening again for the fall.
All Info is on the Flash Birdwalks page.

PROGRAMS (the second Friday of the month from September Through April - the Banquet on May 5th No summer meetings)
 Next Meeting

NOVEMBER 10, 2017
"Hummingbird Banding" - Sandy Lockerman, a licensed bird-bander, will discuss the intriguing world of hummingbirds.  She will help you take a look at some of their unique adaptations and dispel some of the myths surrounding them. In addition, she will share with you her ruby-throat migration project and give you an update on the documentation of wintering western hummingbird species in Pennsylvania.

DECEMBER 8, 2017
Join BOC and Mengel members Peter and Jane Wolfe for "Peru--Machu Picchu to the Amazon Headwaters", a fantastic Ceiba Nature journey to Peru focusing on Inca history and culture in the Andes, followed by boating down the Manu River in the rainforest.

Next Field trips: Sign up to help out with a Christmas Bird Count!
DECEMBER 17, 2017 (Sunday)
Reading Christmas Bird Count
Compiler: Ken Lebo 610-856-1413

?? DECEMBER ??, 2017
Elverson Christmas Bird Count
Compiler: Jim Cook, 610-587-7545

DECEMBER 30, 2017 (Saturday)
Bernville Christmas Bird Count
Compiler: Ed Barrell, 610-926-2962

DECEMBER 31, 2017 (Sunday)
Hamburg Christmas Bird Count
Compiler: Laurie Goodrich, 570-943-3411 ext 106
There may be new impromptu bird walks/field trips added see the Flash Bird Walks page for more info.

(cancellation information in case of bad weather)

President's message September 2015 by Mike Slater
President's Message for Spring-Summer 2015 by Joanne Kintner
President's Message for Fall-Winter 2014-15
by Joanne Kintner

Other Bird Activities
Young People Birding
past sightings


The Baird Ornithological Club (a.k.a. the BOC)

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