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November 2014

 

 

 

November Handlan Chapter Meeting

The Handlan Chapter of the Brooks Bird Club will have a regular meeting at the South Charleston Library on Monday, November 17, at 6:30pm.

A "Show & Tell" of our favorite tools for birdwatchers.

 

In preparation for the gift giving season and black Friday, our November meeting will be a "Show and Tell"  of our favorite tools for birdwatchers.  Everyone is to bring at least one item to share with the club.  It can be - 

   a field guide including electronic guide, 
       a reference book, 
         optics (binocs and scopes) plus accessories (harness, tripods, etc), 
            computer programs and websites, 
                 educational programs,
                      varmit-proof feeders, 
                           others.....
Also, come prepared to share a couple of your favorite locations to bird within 1-2 hours of Charleston. 

 
AND be ready to nominate a new bird for the WV's state symbol.  Here is a link to a list of state birds

 ( http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_U.S._state_birds )

 Anyone interested in birds is welcome.  Hope to see you all there.

 

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

 

We will accept any suggestions for upcoming topics or activities either at the meeting, or send them to to Laura Ceperley at LCEPERLEY@yahoo.com

 

 

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

 

October  Meeting at South Charleston Library October 20, 2014 - 6:30pm John Northeimer will discuss "Urban Birds"
November  Meeting at South Charleston Library November 17, 2014 - 6:30pm "Best Birding Tools"
Annual Christmas Dinner/Party December 15, 2014 - 6:00pm Harding's Restaurant
Christmas Bird Count December 20, 2014 Detail to be given at the Christmas Dinner.
Hinton Eagle Survey January 10, 2015 More information will follow
January  Meeting at South Charleston Library January 12, 2015 - 6:30pm Program to be announced
February  Meeting at South Charleston Library Date to be announced Program to be announced
Hinton Eagle Survey March 14, 2014 More information will follow
March  Meeting at South Charleston Library March 16, 2015 - 6:30pm Program to be announced
April  Meeting at South Charleston Library April 20, 2015 - 6:30pm Program to be announced
Annual Ice Cream Social at th South Charleston Library September 21, 2015 - 6:30pm  
October  Meeting at South Charleston Library October 19, 2015 - 6:30pm Program to be announced
November  Meeting at South Charleston Library November 16, 2015 - 6:30pm Program to be announced

 

 

 




 

    

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