Classes and Workshops

Black Hills Audubon restarted it’s Education Committee in 2008, with Debbie Nickerson as the Chair.  The result has been several wildly popular birding classes taught by knowledgeable instructors.  Each class has filled up quickly with waiting lists.

Upcoming Classes:

All upcoming classes will are listed here as soon as they have been scheduled.

 

  • Birding 101 Course

    February 18 @ 9:00 am-March 18 @ 11:00 am
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    Weekly on the same day until March 18, 2017

    Please join us for the popular BIRDING 101 class taught by Scott Mills. This course emphasizes improving bird-identification skills. Major topics covered in the class include a discussion of all the factors that can be used to identify birds; a review of birding tools, including binoculars and field...

  • Birding 101 Course

    February 25 @ 9:00 am-March 25 @ 10:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Weekly on the same day until March 18, 2017

    Please join us for the popular BIRDING 101 class taught by Scott Mills. This course emphasizes improving bird-identification skills. Major topics covered in the class include a discussion of all the factors that can be used to identify birds; a review of birding tools, including binoculars and field...

  • Birding 101 Course

    March 4 @ 9:00 am-April 1 @ 10:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Weekly on the same day until March 18, 2017

    Please join us for the popular BIRDING 101 class taught by Scott Mills. This course emphasizes improving bird-identification skills. Major topics covered in the class include a discussion of all the factors that can be used to identify birds; a review of birding tools, including binoculars and field...

  • Birding 101 Course

    March 11 @ 9:00 am-April 8 @ 10:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Weekly on the same day until March 18, 2017

    Please join us for the popular BIRDING 101 class taught by Scott Mills. This course emphasizes improving bird-identification skills. Major topics covered in the class include a discussion of all the factors that can be used to identify birds; a review of birding tools, including binoculars and field...

  • Birding 101 Course

    March 18 @ 8:00 am-April 15 @ 9:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Weekly on the same day until March 18, 2017

    Please join us for the popular BIRDING 101 class taught by Scott Mills. This course emphasizes improving bird-identification skills. Major topics covered in the class include a discussion of all the factors that can be used to identify birds; a review of birding tools, including binoculars and field...

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To Volunteer with the Education Committee:

We are looking for more volunteers who wish to help with a variety of education-related projects including:

Developing/updating presentation slideshows on birds and birding for children and adults—skills in graphics, science, or education
Coordinating and arranging birding classes
Working with area teachers to bring this curriculum to the schools
Staffing information tables at various local events
Volunteers are welcomed to promote bird and birding education whether you have days or just a few hours to participate.

Please contact Mary Russell at greenbird321@nullmsn.com for questions and more information.