Upcoming Forsyth Audubon Events


February 6, 2018

Board Meeting 

Arbor Acres Club House - 7 p.m.


February 10, 2018

Second Saturday Bird Walk

Location: Muddy Creek Greenway (Jamison Park) @ 9 a.m.

This is a great spot to look for sparrows. 

Leader: Don Kautz


February 16-19, 2018

Great Backyard Bird Count

Participate in one of the largest bird counts.

For more information see GBBC


February 20, 2018

Bethania Audubon Garden Work Day

Join Historic Landscape Coordinator, Michelle Williams, at the Audubon Native Plant Garden at Bethania every third Tuesday of the month to help maintain the garden.

9 a.m.-11 a.m.


February 21, 2018

Birds and Beer

Five Points Restaurant 109 S. Stratford Rd. 

Join us at 6:00 p.m. for a brew and bird talk.


February 26, 2018

Monday Bird Walk

Location: Reynolda @ 9 a.m.

This is a great spot to look for some winter residents. 

Leader: Wendy Hawkins


February 27, 2018

Chapter Meeting

Speaker: Nathan Gatto

Topic: Birding Colorada 

Historic Bethabara Visitor Center 

Social half-hour at 7 p.m. Meeting begins at 7:30 p.m.

See Also: Chapter Meetings


March 6, 2018

Board Meeting 

Arbor Acres Club House - 7 p.m.


March 10, 2018

Second Saturday Bird Walk

Location: Bethabara Wetlands @ 9 a.m.

This is a great spot to look for wintering birds.

Leader: Rob Rogers


March 20, 2018

Bethania Audubon Garden Work Day

Join Historic Landscape Coordinator, Michelle Williams, at the Audubon Native Plant Garden at Bethania every third Tuesday of the month to help maintain the garden.

9 a.m.-11 a.m.


March 21, 2018

Birds and Beer

Five Points Restaurant 109 S. Stratford Rd. 

Join us at 6:00 p.m. for a brew and bird talk.


March 26, 2018

Monday Bird Walk

Location: Silas Creek Greenway @ 9 a.m.

This is a great spot to look for some winter residents. 

Leader: TBA (if you are interested in helping lead bird walk please email Nathan Gatto)


March 27, 2018

Chapter Meeting

Guest Speaker: Susan Campbell 

Topic: Hummingbirds

Historic Bethabara Visitor Center 

Social half-hour at 7 p.m. Meeting begins at 7:30 p.m.

See Also: Chapter Meetings


April 3, 2018

Board Meeting 

Arbor Acres Club House - 7 p.m.


April 14, 2018

Second Saturday Bird Walk

Location: Bethabara Lower Trial @ 8 a.m. (note the time change)

This is a great spot to look for spring migrants.

Leader: Jesse Anderson


April 17, 2018

Bethania Audubon Garden Work Day

Join Historic Landscape Coordinator, Michelle Williams, at the Audubon Native Plant Garden at Bethania every third Tuesday of the month to help maintain the garden.

9 a.m.-11 a.m.


April 18, 2018

Birds and Beer

Five Points Restaurant 109 S. Stratford Rd. 

Join us at 6:00 p.m. for a brew and bird talk.


April 24, 2018

Chapter Meeting

Guest Speaker: Jesse Anderson

Topic: Prescribed fires and their effects on birds

Historic Bethabara Visitor Center 

Social half-hour at 7 p.m. Meeting begins at 7:30 p.m.

See Also: Chapter Meetings


April 30, 2018

Monday Bird Walk

Location: Tanglewood Park @ 8 a.m. (note the time change)

This is a great spot to look for spring migrants. 


May 2, 2018

Board Meeting 

Arbor Acres Club House - 7 p.m.


May 12, 2018

Second Saturday Bird Walk

Location: Miller Park @ 8 a.m.

This is a great spot to look for spring migrants and hopefully Yellow-crowned Night-Herons. 

Leader: Chuck Thompson 


May 15, 2018

Bethania Audubon Garden Work Day

Join Historic Landscape Coordinator, Michelle Williams, at the Audubon Native Plant Garden at Bethania every third Tuesday of the month to help maintain the garden.

9 a.m.-11 a.m.


May 16, 2018

Birds and Beer

Five Points Restaurant 109 S. Stratford Rd. 

Join us at 6:00 p.m. for a brew and bird talk.


May 22, 2018

Chapter Meeting

Guest Speaker: TBA

Topic: TBA

Historic Bethabara Visitor Center 

We will hold our annual board elections at the beginning of this meeting.

Social half-hour at 7 p.m. Meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. 

See Also: Chapter Meetings


May 28, 2018

Monday Bird Walk

Location: Newell-Massey Greenway @ 8 a.m.

This is a great spot to look for spring migrants. 

Leader: Elnora Gore


No June Board Meeting 


June 9, 2018

Second Saturday Bird Walk

Location: Reynolda @ 8 a.m.

This is a great spot to look for some of our summer resident birds. 

Leader: Rob Rogers


June 19, 2018

Bethania Audubon Garden Work Day

Join Historic Landscape Coordinator, Michelle Williams, at the Audubon Native Plant Garden at Bethania every third Tuesday of the month to help maintain the garden.

9 a.m.-11 a.m.


June 20, 2018

Birds and Beer

Five Points Restaurant 109 S. Stratford Rd. 

Join us at 6:00 p.m. for a brew and bird talk.


No June Chapter Meeting


June 25, 2018

Monday Bird Walk

Location: Archie Elledge WWTP @ 8 a.m.

This is a great spot to look for some of our summer residents. 

Leader: TBA (if you are interested in helping lead bird walk please email Nathan Gatto)


No July Board Meeting 


July 14, 2018

Second Saturday Bird Walk

Location: Civitan Park @ 8 a.m.

This is a great spot to look for some of our summer resident birds. 

Leader: Nathan Gatto


July 17, 2018

Bethania Audubon Garden Work Day

Join Historic Landscape Coordinator, Michelle Williams, at the Audubon Native Plant Garden at Bethania every third Tuesday of the month to help maintain the garden.

9 a.m.-11 a.m.


July 18, 2018

Birds and Beer

Five Points Restaurant 109 S. Stratford Rd. 

Join us at 6:00 p.m. for a brew and bird talk.


No July Chapter Meeting


July 30, 2018

Monday Bird Walk

Location: Washington Park @ 8 a.m.

This is a great spot to look for some of our summer residents. 

Leader: TBA (if you are interested in helping lead bird walk please email Nathan Gatto)


No August Board Meeting 


August 11, 2018

Second Saturday Bird Walk

Location: Archie Elledge WWTP @ 8 a.m.

This is a great spot to look for some migrating shorebirds.  

Leader: TBA (if you are interested in helping lead bird walk please email Nathan Gatto)


August 15, 2018

Birds and Beer

Five Points Restaurant 109 S. Stratford Rd. 

Join us at 6:00 p.m. for a brew and bird talk.


August 21, 2018

Bethania Audubon Garden Work Day

Join Historic Landscape Coordinator, Michelle Williams, at the Audubon Native Plant Garden at Bethania every third Tuesday of the month to help maintain the garden.

9 a.m.-11 a.m.


August 27, 2018

Monday Bird Walk

Location: Bethabara: Lower Trail @ 8 a.m.

This is a great spot to look for some of our summer residents. 

Leader: Wendy "Big Bird" Hawkins 


No August Chapter Meeting


September 4, 2018

Board Meeting 

Arbor Acres Club House - 7 p.m.


September 8, 2018

Second Saturday Bird Walk

Location: Horizons Park @ 8 a.m.

This is a great place to look for Red-headed Woodpeckers.  

Leader: Mike Conway


September 18, 2018

Bethania Audubon Garden Work Day

Join Historic Landscape Coordinator, Michelle Williams, at the Audubon Native Plant Garden at Bethania every third Tuesday of the month to help maintain the garden.

9 a.m.-11 a.m.


September 19, 2018

Birds and Beer

Five Points Restaurant 109 S. Stratford Rd. 

Join us at 6:00 p.m. for a brew and bird talk.


September 24, 2018

Monday Bird Walk

Location: Bethania: Black Walnut Bottoms @ 8 a.m.

This is a great spot to look for some of our summer residents. 

Leader: Shelley Rutkin  


September 25, 2018

Chapter Meeting

Guest Speaker: TBA

Topic: TBA

Historic Bethabara Visitor Center 

Social half-hour at 7 p.m. Meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. 

See Also: Chapter Meetings


October 2, 2018

 Board Meeting 

Arbor Acres Club House - 7 p.m.


October 13, 2018

Second Saturday Bird Walk

Location: Reynolda @ 8 a.m.

This is a great place to look for fall migrants.  

Leader: Chuck Thompson


October 16, 2018

Bethania Audubon Garden Work Day

Join Historic Landscape Coordinator, Michelle Williams, at the Audubon Native Plant Garden at Bethania every third Tuesday of the month to help maintain the garden.

9 a.m.-11 a.m.


October 17, 2018

Birds and Beer

Five Points Restaurant 109 S. Stratford Rd. 

Join us at 6:00 p.m. for a brew and bird talk.


October 23, 2018

 Chapter Meeting

Guest Speaker: TBA

Topic: TBA

Historic Bethabara Visitor Center 

Social half-hour at 7 p.m. Meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. 

See Also: Chapter Meetings


October 29, 2018

Monday Bird Walk

Location: Quarry Park @ 8 a.m.

This is a great spot to look for fall migrants. 

Leader: Elnora Gore


November 6, 2018

 Board Meeting 

Arbor Acres Club House - 7 p.m.


November 10, 2018

Second Saturday Bird Walk

Location: Bethania: Black Walnut Bottoms @ 9 a.m. (note the time change)

This is a great place to look for some of our winter birds.  

Leader: Jean Chamberlain 


November 20, 2018

Bethania Audubon Garden Work Day

Join Historic Landscape Coordinator, Michelle Williams, at the Audubon Native Plant Garden at Bethania every third Tuesday of the month to help maintain the garden.

9 a.m.-11 a.m.


November 21, 2018

Birds and Beer

Five Points Restaurant 109 S. Stratford Rd. 

Join us at 6:00 p.m. for a brew and bird talk.


November 26, 2018

Monday Bird Walk

Location: Salem Lake @ 9 a.m. (note the time change)

This is a great spot to look for waterfowl. 


November 27, 2018

Chapter Meeting

Film: TBA

Historic Bethabara Visitor Center 

Social half-hour at 7 p.m. Meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. 

See Also: Chapter Meetings


December 4, 2018

 Board Meeting 

Arbor Acres Club House - 7 p.m.


December 8, 2018

Second Saturday Bird Walk

Location: Tanglewood Park @ 9 a.m. 

This is a great place to look for some of our winter birds.  

Leader: TBA (if you are interested in helping lead bird walk please email Nathan Gatto)


December 18, 2018

Bethania Audubon Garden Work Day

Join Historic Landscape Coordinator, Michelle Williams, at the Audubon Native Plant Garden at Bethania every third Tuesday of the month to help maintain the garden.

9 a.m.-11 a.m.


December 19, 2018

Birds and Beer

Five Points Restaurant 109 S. Stratford Rd. 

Join us at 6:00 p.m. for a brew and bird talk.


No December Chapter Meeting


No December Monday Bird Walk