To preserve birds, other wildlife, and their habitats by promoting appreciation and stewardship of the local natural environment through education and active participation.
Featured Event: Bird and Botanical Drawing Class
John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove, Audubon, PA
Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. (September 10 – October 15) Learn techniques in botanical and natural history drawing at the John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove. Develop observational drawing skills as a way to connect with the natural world and enhance an understanding of local flora and fauna.
Working with botanical specimens and taxidermy from the museum’s collection, students will learn how to use line, shade, value and color to create compelling artistic representations of nature. All levels of experience welcome. To register online and pay by credit card, visit www.valleyforgeaudubon.org. For other payment options, contact the instructor. Classes will be held in the barn.
Hike: Harmony Hill Nature Area, West Bradford, PA (5 miles) April 10, Thursday, 10:00 a.m.
Bird Walk: Black Rock Sanctuary, Phoenixville, PA April 12, Saturday, 8:00 a.m.
American Kestrels: The Decline in Southeastern PA- at Black Rock Sanctuary, Phoenixville, PA April 12, Saturday 11:00 a.m.
Volunteer Work Day at the Eva R. Meng Wildlife Preserve and Bird Sanctuary, Lower Frederick, PA April 6, Sunday, 8:45 a.m.