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  • NOV 1
    Other - Feeder Watch Burr Oak Woods
    11/1/2023 8:00 AM - 4/30/2024 5:00 PM     Map
    Burr Oak Woods Nature Center
    1401 NW Park Rd, Blue Springs, MO

    You can participate in Feeder Watch, a community science bird count that contributes to a continental data set of bird distribution and abundance. The public is invited to count birds with us on Fridays and Saturdays through end of April. The count is done from our solarium. Count sheets are found on the podium in that room. Visitors can also check out binoculars from our front desk if they don’t have their own. To find out more about Feeder Watch click here: Project Overview - FeederWatch


  • APR 15
    MYBC Meeting - How Birds Have Shaped My Life
    4/15/2024 6:30 PM    
    ZOOM Presentation


    This month we will combine our MYBC meeting and our April Family Webinar Series about Ethics in Action. Lanny Chambers will share about how birds have shaped his life, to banding and contributing to science. He will also share tips for how to safely provide quality habitat in our own yards for hummingbirds. A Zoom link to register will be sent to MYBC members one week before the meeting. This webinar will be open to MOBIRDS members as well.


  • MAY 4
    Presentation - Missouri Birding Society's - Family Birding Day
    5/4/2024 10:00 AM   Register   Map
    Remington Nature Center
    1502 McArthur Drive, St. Joseph, MO

    You are invited to explore the wonders of spring birding along the Missouri River at the Remington Nature Center. Join the Missouri River Bird Observatory during the Missouri Birding Society’s spring gathering for a family birding adventure! There are two sessions being hosted on Saturday, May 4th. One is from 10:00 am until 11:30 am. The other is from 12:30 pm until 2:00 pm. Lunch will be provided from 11:30 am until 12:30 pm.

    Birds are busy singing and building nests this time of year. Put on your curiosity hat and participate in a bird scavenger hunt, explore bird language, and learn to build a nest like your favorite bird! All materials will be provided.

    All ages are welcome to this program. Youth under age 16 are required to be accompanied by a supervising adult. Binoculars will be available to borrow. Admission to the Remington Nature Center during this Family Day program along with the pizza lunch and refreshments is FREE thanks to a generous contribution from the Missouri Birding Society.

    Missouri Birding Society, the Missouri Young Birders Club and the Missouri River Bird Observatory with activities conducted by the Missouri River Bird Observatory. The Remington Nature Center is located at 1502 McArthur Dr., St. Joseph, Mo. 64505. For more information about this event and for questions about accessibility please call 816-271-5499.


  • MAY 4
    Presentation - MISSOURI BIRDING SOCIETY'S - FAMILY BIRDING DAY
    5/4/2024 12:30 PM   Register   Map
    Remington Nature Center
    1502 McArthur Drive, St. Joseph, MO

    You are invited to explore the wonders of spring birding along the Missouri River at the Remington Nature Center. Join the Missouri River Bird Observatory during the Missouri Birding Society’s spring gathering for a family birding adventure! There are two sessions being hosted on Saturday, May 4th. One is from 10:00 am until 11:30 am. The other is from 12:30 pm until 2:00 pm. Lunch will be provided from 11:30 am until 12:30 pm.

    Birds are busy singing and building nests this time of year. Put on your curiosity hat and participate in a bird scavenger hunt, explore bird language, and learn to build a nest like your favorite bird! All materials will be provided.

    All ages are welcome to this program. Youth under age 16 are required to be accompanied by a supervising adult. Binoculars will be available to borrow. Admission to the Remington Nature Center during this Family Day program along with the pizza lunch and refreshments is FREE thanks to a generous contribution from the Missouri Birding Society.

    Missouri Birding Society, the Missouri Young Birders Club and the Missouri River Bird Observatory with activities conducted by the Missouri River Bird Observatory. The Remington Nature Center is located at 1502 McArthur Dr., St. Joseph, Mo. 64505. For more information about this event and for questions about accessibility please call 816-271-5499.


  • MAY 20
    MYBC Meeting - Kinglets and Other Migratory Non-warblers
    5/20/2024 6:30 PM    
    ZOOM Presentation


    Join Austin Lambert, a naturalist with the Missouri Department of Conservation, as he explores Kinglets and other migratory songbirds that are not warblers. A Zoom link to register will be sent to MYBC members one week before the meeting.


  • JUN 17
    MYBC Meeting - Rare Species in Missouri
    6/17/2024 6:30 PM    
    ZOOM Presentation


    Join our very own Kansas City Community Conservation Educator Tessa Poolman for her presentation on rare bird species in Missouri. A Zoom link to register will be sent to MYBC members one week before the meeting.