Rutland County Audubon: Fall/Winter 2018-19
Tuesday, June 2, 2009 at 11:15AM
Administrator

October 27 (Saturday) - Rutland Halloween Parade

Look for the RCAS float at this year's Rutland Halloween Parade, our second annual appearance in this regional tradition. Hint: We'll be birds important to our environment, but particularly suitable to this occasion. Downtown Rutland, 6:30 p.m.

November 3 (Saturday) - Seed Sale and Membership Drive

Time to stock up on seed! Support RCAS by purchasing seed at one of two locations: Brandon Blue Seal Feeds on Rte 7 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Garlands on Park Street in Rutland from 8 a.m. to 1 a.m. No pre-order necessary. Cash or checks only. Stop by for some birding banter! Contact: birding@rutlandcountyaudubon.org.

November 15 (Thursday) - West Rutland Marsh Monitoring Walk

A monthly bird monitoring walk. To date 155 species, from Least Bittern to Northern Shrike, have been recorded at this Important Bird Area (IBA). Join us for the 3.7 mile loop around the marsh (dirt and paved roads) or go halfway. Meet at the marsh boardwalk on Marble Street at 8 AM. Contact birding@rutlandcountyaudubon.org.

November 15 (Thursday) - RCAS Board of Directors Meeting

Our meetings are open to all members. Leahy Conference Center, Rutland Regional Medical Center, Room CR A. 6:30 PM. Please check back for any changes in the meeting date or place. Contact birding@rutlandcountyaudubon.org.

December 15 (Saturday) - West Rutland Marsh Monitoring Walk

A monthly bird monitoring walk. To date 155 species, from Least Bittern to Northern Shrike, have been recorded at this Important Bird Area (IBA). Join us for the 3.7 mile loop around the marsh (dirt and paved roads) or go halfway. Meet at the marsh boardwalk on Marble Street at 8 AM. Contact birding@rutlandcountyaudubon.org.

December 29 (Saturday) - Christmas Bird Count and Potluck

An annual tradition for RCAS and birders across the country. Join one of eight field teams or, if you live within the count circle, count at home (contact us to find out if you live within the circle). The day ends with a countdown of the day's sightings and a potluck supper at the Proctor Library at 6 PM. Bring a dish to share (beverages and utensils provided). Contact birding@rutlandcountyaudubon.org.

January 12 (Saturday) - Winter Regulars & Rarities in the Champlain Valley

Our annual trip to seek out winter visitors in the Champlain Valley, visiting points along the lake. Possible species include Rough-legged Hawk, Snow Bunting and North Shrike as well as winter ducks. Dress for the weather and bring lunch. Meet at 9 AM in the Otter Valley Union High School parking lot. Contact birding@rutlandcountyaudubon.org.

January 17 (Thursday) - West Rutland Marsh Monitoring Walk

A monthly bird monitoring walk. To date 155 species, from Least Bittern to Northern Shrike, have been recorded at this Important Bird Area (IBA). Join us for the 3.7 mile loop around the marsh (dirt and paved roads) or go halfway. Meet at the marsh boardwalk on Marble Street at 8 AM. Contact birding@rutlandcountyaudubon.org.

January 17 (Thursday) - RCAS Board of Directors Meeting

Our meetings are open to all members. Leahy Conference Center, Rutland Regional Medical Center, Room CR A. 6:30 PM. Please check back for any changes in the meeting date or place. Contact birding@rutlandcountyaudubon.org.

February 16 (Saturday) - West Rutland Marsh Monitoring Walk

A monthly bird monitoring walk. To date 155 species, from Least Bittern to Northern Shrike, have been recorded at this Important Bird Area (IBA). Join us for the 3.7 mile loop around the marsh (dirt and paved roads) or go halfway. Meet at the marsh boardwalk on Marble Street at 8 AM. Contact birding@rutlandcountyaudubon.org.

February 21 (Thursday) - RCAS Board of Directors Meeting

Our meetings are open to all members. Leahy Conference Center, Rutland Regional Medical Center, Room CR A. 6:30 PM. Please check back for any changes in the meeting date or place. Contact birding@rutlandcountyaudubon.org.

Article originally appeared on Rutland County Audubon Society - Birds and Bird Watching in Rutland County, Vermont, USA (http://rutlandcountyaudubon.org/).
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