Today’s Events

  • ~ May 2, 2016. 8:00 am. Field Trip: Lebanon Hills Birding
  • ~ May 2, 2016. 6:30 pm. Workshop: Beginning Birding Class
  • ~ May 7, 2016. 7:30 am. Field Trip: Hok-Si-La Warbler Watching
  • ~ May 7, 2016. 8:00 am. Field Trip: MN Valley Nat’l Wildlife Refuge Birding: Bloomington Visitor Center
  • ~ May 9, 2016. 8:00 am. Field Trip: MN Valley Nat’l Wildlife Refuge Birding: Rapids Lake
  • ~ May 10, 2016. 7:00 am. Field Trip: Carver Park Reserve
  • ~ May 14, 2016. 8:30 am. Field Trip: Louisville Swamp MN Valley NWR
  • ~ May 14, 2016. 9:00 am. Family Outing: Grandparent/Grandchild Birdathon
  • ~ May 15, 2016. 8:00 am. Field Trip: MN Valley Nat’l Wildlife Refuge Birding: Bloomington Visitor Center
  • ~ May 16, 2016. 8:00 am. Field Trip: MN Valley Nat’l Wildlife Refuge Birding: Bass Ponds
  • ~ May 19, 2016. All Day Event. Road Trip: Western Minnesota Birding Days, May 19-20
  • ~ May 22, 2016. 8:30 am. Field Trip: Ritter Farm Park
  • ~ May 26, 2016. 7:00 pm. MRVAC Program: The B.S. of Bites and Stings: How Invertebrates Love Us
  • ~ June 5, 2016. All Day Event. Field Trip: Dakota County Prairie Birds
  • ~ June 5, 2016. 8:00 am. Field Trip: MN Valley Nat’l Wildlife Refuge Birding: Bloomington Visitor Center

Beginning Bird Class (Hopkins Community Ed)

First class is Monday, April 30 from 6:30-8:30 pm.

George Skinner, Anne Hanley 952-936-0811

Experience this popular pastime. Increase your observation skills and your knowledge of birds. Indoor session is followed by three local field trips. Instructors George Skinner and Anne Hanley will provide binoculars and field guides for class use, if needed.

Class will meet outdoors on May 7, 14, and 21. Children ages 12 and up are welcome, if accompanied by an adult.

Fee includes Audubon membership and access to more free local field trips throughout the year. $27 course fee is per family.

To register: https://hopkins.thatscommunityed.com/course/winter-spring-adult-2012/beginning-bird-watching