Upcoming Forsyth Audubon Events


May 1, 2018

Board Meeting 

Arbor Acres Club House - 7 p.m.


May 2, 2018

Spring Bird Count: Pilot Mountain 

To participate contact: Jesse Anderson


May 5, 2018

Spring Bird Count

Forsyth County Spring Bird Count

If you are interested in participating email: Nathan Gatto


May 9, 2018

Spring Bird Count

Hanging Rock State Park

We will meet at 8 a.m. at the park visitor center, spend the morning counting birds at various areas throughout the park and then meet back at noon at the picnic area for a count review and lunch.  We have several areas in the park to cover so we need lots of participants.

If you are interested in participating email: Jean Chamberlain 


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 14, 2018

Advanced Birdsong Training with Nathan Pieplow 

Location: Hanging Rock State Park

For more details or to enroll on the workshop


May 15, 2018

Nathan Pieplow presentation and book signing 

Location: Bookmarks 


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 20, 2018

Day Trip

Mason Farm Biological Reserve, part of the NC Botanical Garden in Chapel Hill

Contact: Craig and Jane McCleary


May 22, 2018

Chapter Meeting

Guest Speaker: Bob Lewis with the Golden Gate Audubon Society 

Topic: A Bird's Rainbow

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