Program Stories

Something’s Flapping at the Children’s Hospital Colorado South Campus! by Susan Sass On March 22, 2018 the “ribbon” was cut for the new bird feeder area at Children’s Hospital Colorado … Read More

Franktown Area and the Kingery Feeders

George Mayfield

Sunday, October 21, 8am-noon Franktown has Castlewood Canyon State Park, Hidden Mesa, Gateway Mesa, the Cherry Creek Trail and several gravel pit lakes.  We’ll visit the areas which seem to … Read More

The Big Sit!  Chatfield State Park

George Mayfield

Sunday, October 14, dawn to dusk (come at any time) (In partnership with the Denver Field Ornithologists) The International Big Sit! has exacting, loose, frivolous standards.  From a 17 ft. … Read More

Garfield Lake Park

George Mayfield

Saturday, October 13, 9-11am We will walk around Garfield Lake Park to see what water birds are present in the early fall and check trees for late migrants.  The lake … Read More

Climate Change and Birds in the National Parks

George Mayfield

Tuesday, September 18, 7-9 pm Gregoriah Hartman, from the National Audubon Society, will talk about climate change and birds in the National Parks, a projection based on Ebird, Christmas Counts … Read More

Explore Evergreen – Birds, Elk, & Beer

George Mayfield

We’ll bird Buchanan Park, which has a nice walking trail with nuthatches, bluebirds, hummingbirds, swallows, sparrows, finches, woodpeckers, and chickadees, and take a brief tour of Evergreen’s Community Garden before … Read More

HOOTenanny Nocturnal Wildlife Hike: Owls of Chatfield

George Mayfield

Friday, September 14, 6:30-8:30 pm Whooooo’s out and about around the South Platte River?  Learn about Long-eared, Great-horned, Burrowing, and Eastern Screech owls that have both historically and currently called … Read More