Events Calendar

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Bird ID Class

Always Check the Annual Program Event List below for Changes and/or Additions to the Annual Brochure, Click Place Names for Map.
Leader Contact Date & Time Place Meeting Place Description of Event Related Information
Matthew Press 408 390-2004
08:30 AM
Bee Ridge Rd Rothenbach Park View Seasonal Favorites at Rothenbach Park and continue on to Pinecraft Park Some Walking, Lunch after your choice
Dee Haney 7451553 10/26/13
07:30 AM
Carlton Reserve Lowes, SR 70 at I-75 Sraight out from entrance far enough to not block parking for customers We go through the reserve backcountry in an open air wagon and bird the parking areas for redheaded woodpeckers, nuthatches, and other residents. Little Walking, Great Photo Opportunities
Jim Stephenson 301 466-1973 11/01/13
09:00 AM
Oscar Scherer Park Lowes, 5750 Fruitville Rd Sarasota, FL 34232 Sraight out from entrance far enough to not block parking for customers Join us on a wagon ride of Oscar Scherer, Scrub Jays and many other species, get out and walk, stop and photograph or ride all the way. Little Walking, Bring Lunch, Buy Lunch
Rick Greenspun, John Ginaven 284-2055 11/14/13
07:30 AM
Siesta Key meet at the concession booth at Siesta Key Beach. Shorebird walk with our own experts Rick Greenspun and John Ginaven. Learn how to ID those small birds of similar shapes and colors Some Walking, Great Photo Opportunities


Field trips are free for Manatee Audubon members and $3 per person per trip for non-members.


  • Notify leader you’re coming. Bring water.
  • Wear comfortable shoes.
  • Check individual trips for any special instructions.
  • Arrive at least 10 minutes before departure time.
  • Check for changes in the Night Heron newsletter or on this page.
  • Drivers will suggest your share for riding in their vehicle.