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July 2020

2nd Saturday Bird Walk

July 11 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
Great Plains Nature Center, 6232 E 29th St N
Wichita, KS 67220 United States
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Free

Bring your binoculars and discover the birds that
visit and live in Chisholm Creek Park. No birding experience is needed. Expect 1–2 miles of walking on paved paths. The walk will last about 90 minutes. Meet at the Great Plains Nature Center parking lot.

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Virtual Meeting

July 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

Join us online to play Birds for Nerds - a just-for-fun trivia event all about birds with 5 rounds of trivia, and we're keeping score with the honor system. To participate, go to this website - https://wichitaaudubontrivia.eventbrite.com - to get a ticket (free). They will send you an email with a link for the Zoom meeting, plus reminders before the event and a scoresheet. Want to watch and not participate? Follow our Facebook Page to see the trivia game live!

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August 2020

2nd Saturday Bird Walk

August 8 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
Great Plains Nature Center, 6232 E 29th St N
Wichita, KS 67220 United States
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Free

Bring your binoculars and discover the birds that 
visit and live in Chisholm Creek Park. No birding experience is needed. Expect 1–2 miles of walking on paved paths. The walk will last about 90 minutes. Meet at the Great Plains Nature Center parking lot.

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September 2020

2nd Saturday Bird Walk

September 12 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
Great Plains Nature Center, 6232 E 29th St N
Wichita, KS 67220 United States
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Free

Bring your binoculars and discover the birds that 
visit and live in Chisholm Creek Park. No birding experience is needed. Expect 1–2 miles of walking on paved paths. The walk will last about 90 minutes. Meet at the Great Plains Nature Center parking lot and practice social distancing!

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Quivira/Cheyenne Bottoms Field Trip

September 13 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Quivira National Wildlife Refuge, 1434 NE 80th St
Stafford, KS 67578 United States
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Free

Meet at the Quivira National Wildlife Refuge headquarters and bring a lunch. This is prime migration time for shorebirds at these nationally renowned locations. Note that this is on Sunday!

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Meeting Program – Cowbirds: villainous mobsters or falsely maligned native species? A biologist’s perspective. By Sarah Winnicki

September 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

Brown-headed Cowbirds are notorious for their breeding system called "brood parasitism"-- they lay their eggs in the nests of hundreds of other bird species, forcing those birds to feed their ravenous young. They've been painted as dastardly villains, but what are they really? In this program, I'll walk through the biology of cowbirds, paying close attention to the ways they interact with their host species in Kansas and the current state of cowbird biology research. Sarah Winnicki is a PhD…

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Monarch Tagging Nature Day at Chaplin Nature Center

September 26 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Chaplin Nature Center, 27814 27th Dr
Arkansas City, KS 67005 United States
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Free

This family program celebrates nature and the amazing monarch butterfly migration. Participants can learn about the migration and how to properly capture and tag monarchs. Guided nature hikes to the Arkansas River, live reptiles and a seldom seen bird egg collection are all part of the celebration. Admission is free.

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