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HANDLAN NEWSLETTER

February 2014

 

 

February Meeting

The Handlan Chapter of the Brooks Bird Club will be treated to a presentation by Martha Hopper, who will present an introduction to WV mushrooms at our regular meeting at the South Charleston Library at 6:30pm, Monday, Februaury 17, 2014.  All interested persons interested in birds, or mushrooms are encouraged to attend

 
There will be a Board Meeting before the meeting at 6:00pm.

 

Special Presentation

Do you want to know more about birds and bird conservation in West Virginia?  Rich Bailey, State Ornithologist for the WV Department of Natural Resources, will present on “the state of the birds” and the ongoing 2nd Breeding Bird Atlas on 6:15, Thursday, February 27, 2014 at the WVU Extension office, 4700 MacCorkle Avenue S.E., Kanawha City WV.  Rich will also discuss how volunteers can move beyond recreation and help conserve and protect our diverse birdlife.  The presentation is hosted by the Master Naturalists in the Kanawha Valley and the Handlan Chapter of the Brooks Bird Club, and will count as elective educational hours for Master Naturalists.  In addition, hours volunteered on the project will count toward the annual volunteer requirement.  All people interested in birds are welcomed!

 

 

Upcoming topics and activities for future meetings have not all been finalized, but please put these meeting dates on you calendar.

 

February Meeting at South Charleston Library February 17, 2014 - 6:30pm Martha Hopper will present an introduction to WV mushrooms
Presentation hosted by the Master Naturalists in the Kanawha Valley and the Handlan Chapter of the Brooks Bird Club at  the WVU Extension office, 4700 MacCorkle Avenue S.E., Kanawha City WV Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 6:15pm Rich Bailey, State Ornithologist for the WV Department of Natural Resources, will present on “the state of the birds” and the ongoing 2nd Breeding Bird Atlas
March Meeting at South Charleston Library March 17, 2014 - 6:30pm Herb Meyer from Harmon will give a presentation.
April Meeting at South Charleston Library April 21, 2014 - 6:30pm Joey Herron will discuss Owls and the WV Birding Trail.
May Annual Spring Picnic at Coonskin Park May 19, 2014 - 6:00pm Details to be given later
Spring Hill Cemetery Walks Four weekends in May Details to be given later
Century count One week in May Details to be given later
Brooks Bird Club Foray June Details to be given later
September  Ice Cream Social at South Charleston Library September 15, 2014 - 6:30pm Topic to be announced later
October  Meeting at South Charleston Library October 20, 2014 - 6:30pm Topic to be announced later
November  Meeting at South Charleston Library November 17, 2014 - 6:30pm Topic to be announced later

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




 

    

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