2017 Fall Calendar for meetings and field trips

Further details of all 2017 field trips will be posted to the State College Bird Club listserv group.

Unless otherwise noted, all regular meetings will be held at 7:00 p.m. in the Meeting Room in the Community Building in the Foxdale Village Retirement Community.

Details of local field trips will be announced on the scbirdcl e-mail list.

Regular Meetings:

(To be announced)

Fall Field Trips:

(To be announced)

Other Birding Events

2017 Fall Banding Dates

Note the two locations for banding:
the Air Quality Learning and Demonstration Center in Big Hollow,
and behind the Overlook Pavilion at the H.O. Smith Botanic Gardens.

*Note time change beginning Oct. 4 11 am.
Ending time is approximate
*Precipitation or constant winds above 20 mph will result in cancellation.

Sept. 5, Tuesday, 7 am-11 am, Air Quality
Sept. 7, Thursday, 7 am-11 am, Air Quality 
Sept. 11, Monday, 7 am-11 am, Air Quality
Sept. 13, Wednesday, 7 am-11am, Air Quality 
Sept. 15, Friday, 7 am-11 am, Air Quality
Sept. 19, Tuesday, 7 am-11 am, Air Quality
Sept. 21, Thursday, 7 am-11 am, Air Quality
Sept. 23, Saturday, 7 am-11 am, Botanic Gardens
Sept. 26, Tuesday, 7 am-11 am, Air Quality
Sept. 28, Thursday, 7 am-11 am, Air Quality
Oct. 4, Wednesday, 7:30 am-11 am, Air Quality
Oct. 6, Friday, 7:30 am-11 am, Botanic Gardens
Oct. 10, Tuesday, 7:30 am-11 am, Air Quality
Oct. 12, Thursday, 7:30 am- 11 am, Air Quality
Oct. 16, Monday, 7:30 am-11 am, Air Quality
Oct. 18, Wednesday, 7:30 am-11 am, Air Quality

Nick Kerlin, Bander-in-charge
Avian Education Program

The Arboretum at Penn State

Migration Morning Bird Walks at Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center
7:30 a.m.–9:00 a.m. Wednesdays this fall:

August 30, 2017
September 6, 2017
September 13, 2017
September 20, 2017
September 27, 2017

Due to construction at Shaver's Creek, Migration Morning Bird Walks will meet at the Stone Valley Recreation Area parking lot! (Follow Scare Pond road towards the main office.)

Registration for bird walks is appreciated but not necessary.
Please contact Shaver's Creek for more information or to register.

Fall 2017 Arboretum Bird Walks

Migrants are moving and the Arboretum at Penn State Avian Education program will host Arboretum bird walks starting Thursday September 7.  Walks start at 8:00 AM and end at 9:30 AM.  Meet at the Arboretum Pavilion parking area (off Park Avenue across from Law School). All levels of experience are welcome.  Walks will be cancelled with steady rain.

Thursday Sept 7
Thursday Sept 14
Friday Sept 22
Saturday Sept 23
Thursday Sept 28

Leader: Margaret Brittingham

Previous schedules:

Spring 2017 
Spring 2016  Fall 2016
Spring 2015  Fall 2015
Spring 2014  Fall 2014
Spring 2013  Fall 2013
Spring 2012  Fall 2012
Spring 2011  Fall 2011
Spring 2010  Fall 2010
Spring 2009  Fall 2009
Spring 2008  Fall 2008
Spring 2007  Fall 2007
Spring 2006  Fall 2006
Spring 2005  Fall 2005