Wednesday, November 20, 2019

November meeting: Why Our Yards Are So Important to the Full Life-cycle Conservation of Our Native Birds

7:00 p.m.

Margy Terpstra is an avid birder, nature photographer, and lifelong gardener with a degree in Horticulture. She is a member of the Audubon Society, Wild Ones, and Missouri Nature and Environmental Photographers (MoNEP). Since 1996, Margy and her husband Dan have worked together to remove invasive plants, restore their half-acre property in Kirkwood with beautiful

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

January meeting: Sarah Kendrick, State Ornithologist

7:00 p.m.

The program for the January meeting will be a presentation by Sarah Kendrick, State Ornithologist for MDC. More details to follow. The meeting begins at 7:00 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 2615 Shepard Blvd., with social time following.

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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

February meeting: Visiting Magee Marsh, a presentation by Bill Palmer

7:00 p.m.

Magee Marsh in northwest Ohio is a natural trap for migrating spring birds. The many scrub bushes and low trees provide ideal habitat and food until conditions are right for migrants to cross Lake Erie. It has been billed as the “Warbler Capital of North America.” Bill Palmer will share his photos of Magee Marsh

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Wednesday, March 18, 2020

March meeting: Robin Hirsch-Jacobson

7:00 p.m.

The March meeting will feature a presentation by Robin Hirsch-Jacobson, Associate Professor of Biology at William Woods University. More details to follow. The meeting begins at 7:00 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 2615 Shepard Blvd., with social time following.

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Wednesday, April 15, 2020

April meeting: Greenbelt Land Trust of Mid-Missouri

7:00 p.m.

Mike Powell, Executive Director of the Greenbelt Land Trust of Mid-Missouri, will speak about his organization and  present data from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology regarding land trusts and bird conservation. More details to follow. The meeting begins at 7:00 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 2615 Shepard Blvd., with social time following.

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mid-May, exact date to be determined

May meeting: Picnic

The May meeting will be a pot-luck picnic. Date, time, and location to be determined.

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