by Mark “Sparky” Stensaas, The PhotoNaturalist
Location: Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge, Visitor Center
Thursday, January 28
7:00 pm: Socialize with coffee and cookies
7:30 pm: A brief MRVAC business meeting followed by the featured speaker
Our visiting winter finches are especially adapted to our harsh winters. Learn how they do it through stunning images and HD video of some rarely-seen critters in this interesting and entertaining presentation.
Sparky will also be signing his new book, Winter Finches & Friends of North America, and have the field guides he publishes for sale as well.
Where: Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center 3815 American Blvd E, Bloomington. Take Hwy 494 to 34th Ave. Go south to American Blvd; turn left and go 2 blocks. Center will be on your right. Enter through the door at the middle of the building.
Public Transit: Accessible by METRO Blue line (Hiawatha light rail), The Visitor Center is a couple of blocks east of the American Boulevard stop.