Backyard Birding: Feeder Birds Workshop!

Can't skate? Downhill skiing or snowboarding not your speed? Birding could be the winter hobby for you!

 This workshop is a great opportunity for outdoor enthusiasts to get involved in a winter activity! On the chilliest of days this winter you will be able to witness the splendors of nature, even if you aren’t willing to leave the cozy warmth of your home. Birding can happen in all weather! 

This workshop will introduce the budding birder to the basics of bird watching, from how to use binoculars and understanding the details of a bird identification book, to learning bird calls and other identification skills. No experience is needed!

Where: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre
When: Saturday, December 11, 2021 from 10:00am-12:00pm
How much: $20.00 per participant.
Price includes admission to our interpretive centre and trails for the day before the workshop to bird!

This workshop takes place partially indoors. Per Province of Ontario's mandate, participates must provide proof of vaccination to attend. 

Pre-registration is required.

Please register using the PayPal link below. Please note that you do not need a PayPal account, you can simply "check out as guest". If you have any questions or require further assistance, please contact 705-526-7809 or events@wyemarsh.com. 

Register Below!

 



About the Instructor: 

Ashlea Veldhoen is a local artist, flutist, environmentalist, and bird-lover. Ashlea studied at Trent University and Fleming College, where she obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences as well as a diploma in Ecosystem Management Technology.  When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her pets, birding, playing music and creating art.


This Event has been Sponsored by Naturehood & Environment and Climate Change Canada.

Thank you!