CLASSES AT THE NATURE CENTER

CLASSES AT THE NATURE CENTER

Reservations required for all classes. Online preferred at www.sarasotaaudubon.org, or with sign- up forms available at the Nature Center
All classes 1:30 to 3:30 PM

For questions on all classes, please contact Kathryn Young  kathwren4@gmail.com

BIRD DRAWING: Thursdays, Oct 5, 12, 19, 26 and Nov 2: Join experienced art instructor and nature artist Diane Harm as she guides you in putting on paper images of the birds you love. A step by step approach to capturing the posture, form, major feather groups, basic anatomy and details like beaks, eyes, and feet of various birds. All levels of drawing experience are welcome. A materials list will be provided to registered students prior to the first class. COST $90  THIS CLASS IS FULL

EBIRD: Jan 15, 16, 17 and 18: Join Kathryn Young and Tom Jiamachello on 3 eld trips to 3 different habitats, where you will learn how to enter a bird checklist into the ebird phone app. The last date will be in the classroom where we will explore the vast ebird database. This database will help you find birds and birding hotspots anywhere in the world. Smart phone required. COST $25

WARBLER IDENTIFICATION: Class Thursday, April 26 1:30pm in NC. Field Trip Friday, April 27 at 8am. Join John Ginaven as he target teaches warblers and helps you make id’s of breeding spring vs. confusing fall warblers. COST $20

BASIC BIRDING

For beginning to advanced beginning birders. Learn how to find and ID birds in different habitats and advance your birding skills using the internet, field guide and phone apps

SESSION I—Instructor Peter Brown (pbrown5541@gmail.com) Introductory class: Feb 14 at 1:30 pm Nature Center
Field Trips Feb 21, Feb 28, Mar 7 at 8am, locations TBA Classroom: Mar 14 1:30pm Nature Center

SESSION II – Instructor Kathryn Young (kathwren4@gmail.com) Introductory Class: Feb 14 at 1:30 pm Nature Center
Field Trips: Mar 26, Mar 27, Mar 28 at 8am locations TBA Classroom: Mar 29 at 1:30pm Nature Center

COST $50 RESERVATION REQUIRED
ONLINE RESERVATIONS PREFERRED www.sarasotaaudubon.org   Sign-up forms available at the Nature Center