Upcoming Events

Please contact trip leader in advance if you are planning to go on a field trip.

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Every Thursday Morning Exton Park, Exton, PA

For: Seasonal birds

Place: Exton Park, 8:30 a.m.

Leader: Various leaders in conjunction with Friends of Exton Park

Note: Formerly known as Church Farm Pond and now a part of Exton Park, this pond and surrounding wetland had been a popular birding spot for years.

Google MapDirections: From the intersection of Routes 30 and 202, drive west along Route 30 and turn right on Valley Creek Blvd. At the end of the road, make a left on Swedesford Road and park in the gravel parking lot on your left where the perimeter trail starts. This is a 1.5 mile walk and will take between 1.5 and 2 hours.

Exton Park

Start: Thursday, February 27, 2020 8:30 am
End: Thursday, February 27, 2020 10:30 am

Monday, March 2, 2020

What it’s Like to Be a Bird: How Birds See the World.

Rob Fergus, Adjunct Professor at Rowan State University.

Start: Monday, March 2, 2020 7:30 pm
End: Monday, March 2, 2020 9:30 pm
Venue: West Chester Friends' Meeting House
Address:
425 N High St, West Chester, PA, 19380, United States

Thursday, March 5, 2020

Every Thursday Morning Exton Park, Exton, PA

For: Seasonal birds

Place: Exton Park, 8:30 a.m.

Leader: Various leaders in conjunction with Friends of Exton Park

Note: Formerly known as Church Farm Pond and now a part of Exton Park, this pond and surrounding wetland had been a popular birding spot for years.

Google MapDirections: From the intersection of Routes 30 and 202, drive west along Route 30 and turn right on Valley Creek Blvd. At the end of the road, make a left on Swedesford Road and park in the gravel parking lot on your left where the perimeter trail starts. This is a 1.5 mile walk and will take between 1.5 and 2 hours.

Exton Park

Start: Thursday, March 5, 2020 8:30 am
End: Thursday, March 5, 2020 10:30 am

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 – Thursday, March 19, 2020

Central Florida from Cape Canaveral to St Pete

For: Florida birds and migrants

Place: Central Florida, March 10-19, 2020

Leader: John Mercer (484-459-2062 , mercer1135@aol.com) and Sue Killeen (610-888-6950, mypuffins@gmail.com)

Note: This ten day trip will be focused on local Florida birds and early migrants. A van will be rented and rooms arranged for the group, but this will make the participation limited, so please notify leader as soon as possible if interested in this trip. More information to be provided to participants.

Start: Tuesday, March 10, 2020 8:00 am
End: Thursday, March 19, 2020 5:00 pm

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 – Thursday, March 19, 2020

Central Florida from Cape Canaveral to St Pete

For: Florida birds and migrants

Place: Central Florida, all week March 10-19, 2020

Leader: John Mercer (484-459-2062, mercer1135@aol.com) and Sue Killeen (610-888-6950, mypuffins@gmail.com)

Note: This ten day trip will be focused on local Florida birds and early migrants. A van will be rented and rooms arranged for the group, but this will make participation limited, so please notify leader as soon as possible if interested in this trip. More information to be provided to participants.

Start: Tuesday, March 10, 2020 8:00 am
End: Thursday, March 19, 2020 5:00 pm

Thursday, March 12, 2020

Every Thursday Morning Exton Park, Exton, PA

For: Seasonal birds

Place: Exton Park, 8:30 a.m.

Leader: Various leaders in conjunction with Friends of Exton Park

Note: Formerly known as Church Farm Pond and now a part of Exton Park, this pond and surrounding wetland had been a popular birding spot for years.

Google MapDirections: From the intersection of Routes 30 and 202, drive west along Route 30 and turn right on Valley Creek Blvd. At the end of the road, make a left on Swedesford Road and park in the gravel parking lot on your left where the perimeter trail starts. This is a 1.5 mile walk and will take between 1.5 and 2 hours.

Exton Park

Start: Thursday, March 12, 2020 8:30 am
End: Thursday, March 12, 2020 10:30 am

Sunday, March 15, 2020

Evening Woodcock Walk, Marsh Creek State Park, PA

For: American Woodcock

Place: Park & Ride Route 113N, 6:30 p.m.

Leader: Holly Merker (610-733-4392 , HCybelle@aol.com)

Google MapNote: This is a joint trip with BCDC. Please check with leader in advance regarding weather conditions.

Directions: Meet at Park & Ride, Lionville, PA. Look for Park & Ride signs after turning from Route 100 onto 113 North. Turn right into Park & Ride.

Marsh Creek State Park

Start: Sunday, March 15, 2020 6:30 pm
End: Sunday, March 15, 2020 8:30 pm

Monday, March 16, 2020

Birding with BQ in Arizona

Brian Quindlen, WCBC member and leader of a youth birding program called Trailblazers.

Start: Monday, March 16, 2020 7:30 pm
End: Monday, March 16, 2020 9:30 pm
Venue: West Chester Friends' Meeting House
Address:
425 N High St, West Chester, PA, 19380, United States

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Every Thursday Morning Exton Park, Exton, PA

For: Seasonal birds

Place: Exton Park, 8:30 a.m.

Leader: Various leaders in conjunction with Friends of Exton Park

Note: Formerly known as Church Farm Pond and now a part of Exton Park, this pond and surrounding wetland had been a popular birding spot for years.

Google MapDirections: From the intersection of Routes 30 and 202, drive west along Route 30 and turn right on Valley Creek Blvd. At the end of the road, make a left on Swedesford Road and park in the gravel parking lot on your left where the perimeter trail starts. This is a 1.5 mile walk and will take between 1.5 and 2 hours.

Exton Park

Start: Thursday, March 19, 2020 8:30 am
End: Thursday, March 19, 2020 10:30 am

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Every Thursday Morning Exton Park, Exton, PA

For: Seasonal birds

Place: Exton Park, 8:30 a.m.

Leader: Various leaders in conjunction with Friends of Exton Park

Note: Formerly known as Church Farm Pond and now a part of Exton Park, this pond and surrounding wetland had been a popular birding spot for years.

Google MapDirections: From the intersection of Routes 30 and 202, drive west along Route 30 and turn right on Valley Creek Blvd. At the end of the road, make a left on Swedesford Road and park in the gravel parking lot on your left where the perimeter trail starts. This is a 1.5 mile walk and will take between 1.5 and 2 hours.

Exton Park

Start: Thursday, March 26, 2020 8:30 am
End: Thursday, March 26, 2020 10:30 am
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