Class Title: Bird Walk and Talk Series
Instructor: Bill Overton
Class Description: Do the birds catch your eye just as much as the plants at Naples Botanical Garden? If so, sign up for a Bird Walk and Talk! Expert birder Bill Overton will lead you on a 1.5 hour bird walk through the Garden, followed by a 45 minute classroom session to discuss bird identification tips and avian ecology. Register for as many classes as desired! The following specifies the focus of each classroom session: November 23– Binoculars, scopes, tripods, and field guides. December 14th – Egrets and herons. January 18th – Ducks and pelicans. February 16th – Sandpipers and plovers. March 22nd – Gulls, terns, and raptors. April 12th – Recommended birding locations and course review.
Dates: Saturday, November 23rd, 2013; Saturday, December 14th, 2013; Saturday, January 18th, 2014; Sunday, February 16th, 2014; Saturday, March 22nd, 2014; Saturday, April 12th, 2014
Meeting Location: Outside Visitors Center
Class Size: 12 participants per class
Cost: $8 Garden Members/ $12 Non-members per class
Materials List: Participants should bring their own binoculars and bird field guides.
Friday, November 15th, 5:00pm (for class on Nov. 23rd);
Friday, December 6th, 5:00pm (for class on Dec. 14th);
Friday, January 10th, 5:00pm (for class on Jan. 18th);
Monday, February 10th, 5:00pm (for class on Feb. 16th);
Friday, March 14th, 5:00pm (for class on Mar. 22nd);
Friday, April 4th, 5:00pm (for class on Apr. 12th)