Coming Events
April - June 2017

Last updated 4/13/17

April 1 - 7:

Feeder Count period. Final count period of the season. At the end of the week send your highest count for each species to Lance Verderame, 8 Elm Hollow Road, Livingston Manor, NY 12758 or by or use the form on our web site. You can start any month and do as many months as you wish.

Apr. 15:

Field Trip to see displaying Woodcocks. 7pm. Meet leader Renee Davis at the Youngsville School parking lot on Shandelee Road. We will carpool from there. Call Renee at 482-5044 before 7 pm for more information or if weather is questionable.

Apr. 22: 

Earth Day Celebration. 10 am to 3 pm. Sullivan County Community College. Andrew Simmons Wildlife Show at 10 am and at 12 noon in Seelig Theater. See article on p. 2 of Warblings. Exhibits throughout the hallways near the theater. Open to the public. No charge.

Apr. 27:

Second Spring Meeting: 6 pm. Room B113, Sullivan County Community College. Guest speaker from Catskill Mountainkeeper. A sandwich and salad supper will be provided before the program. No charge.

Apr. 29:

Field Trip: Birding for Beginners with naturalist Scott Graber. 8 am. Experience the variety of bird life that inhabits the Bashakill. Binoculars are required and wear sturdy walking shoes. We’ll meet at the Haven Road DEC parking lot near Rt. 209. Call Scott to register and/or for additional information at 914-799-1313. This is a field trip of the Bashakill Area Association.

Fri. - Sun.
May 12-14:

"Break-a-Hundred" weekend. See how many kinds of birds you can find in Sullivan County during the peak of spring migration. Search during any 24 hour period you select. Report results to Lance Verderame at or 8 Elm Hollow Road, Livingston Manor, NY 12758.

May 20: 

Livingston Manor Flower Day. Learn to plant with native species. See article on p. 2 of Warblings.

June 4:

Field Trip:  Happy for Herps.  10 am. Join herpetologist Bill Cutler on a search for amphibians and reptiles.  Kids as well as adults love learning about them.  Registration required.  Call Bill at 798-8050. This is a joint field trip with the Bashakill Area Association

June 18:

Field Trip for Birds and Butterflies of Fir Brook. 8 am.  Meet leaders Ruth McKeon and Renee Davis at the parking lot opposite the Citgo station in Parksville.  (Exit 98 off Rte 17, then left at second stop sign.  Parking lot is 1.3 miles on left.) If weather is questionable please call Ruth at 434-4629 or Renee at 482-5044 before 7 pm.

June 22:

Annual Picnic tentative date.  Location to be determined.  Details in next newsletter..

July 5:

Our 24th Annual Butterfly Count.  Rain date July 9. More information in the next newsletter.