Welcome to our New Members
October 2015-The Veep's Peep
Fall is here and PBC members are eager to get out and enjoy the season. October offers opportunities to get involved in several arenas.
Join us for a field trip and observe diverse habitats and fall migrants. Or help support our education and conservation initiatives by attending events at Bur-Mill Park and Greensboro Country Park.
** Please contact the field trip leader for details and confirm your attendance in advance.
Saturday, October 10: Bur-Mill Park Fall Festival
PBC typically hosts over 200 visitors at its display at the Bur-Mill Fall Festival. If you would like to help with the club's educational exhibit, contact Emily to signup for a two hour shift.
Location: Bur-Mil Park, 5834 Bur-Mill Club Rd, Greensboro, NC
Time: 10:00 AM- 3:00 PM
Leader: Emily Tyler
Sunday, October 11: Hiking for Birds along the Deep River
This is a joint activity with the T. Gilbert Pearson Audubon Society. Hike through a multi-faceted habitat along the Deep River corridor.
Location: 1209 Bales Chapel Road, Jamestown, NC
Time: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Leader: Marie Poteat
Thursday, October 13 Program: Coal Ash & Our Waterways
Learn about the ecological consequences of the Duke Power coal ash spill.
Location: Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Library, 1420 Price Park Drive, Greensboro
Time: 7:00 PM
Saturday, October 17: Adopt-A-Park Cleanup Day
Join PBC members at the annual fall cleanup day!
Location: Greensboro Country Park, Orman Road entrance off Lawndale Drive
Time 9:00 AM-11:00 AM
Leader: Tom Wear
Sunday, October 18: Beginning Birding Workshop #1
This is the first of three birding workshops with a 45 minute introduction to birding class and a bird identification walk around the library grounds. Bring a notebook and binoculars. A limited number of binocular loaners are available. Contact Dennis in advance, as space is limited.
Location: Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Library, 1420 Price Park Road, Greensboro
Time: 2:30 PM-4:30 PM
Leader: Dennis Burnette
Saturday, October 24: Search for Unusual Sparrows
Work on your sparrow identification skills!
Location: Lake Brandt Marina, 5945 Lake Brandt Road, Greensboro
Time: 8:00 AM - Noon
Leader: Scott DePue
For full field trip details, refer to the PBC Calendar of Events.
PBC Vice President
“North Carolina is a great place for birding. And the Piedmont Bird Club is a wonderful group of folks to bird with!”