Whittier Area Audubon Society
Loading Events

Past Events › Programs

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

December 2018

December Program – Photo Sharing Night!

December 20, 2018, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Whittier Community Center, 7630 Washington Ave.
Whittier, CA 90602 United States
+ Google Map

Many of our members are very fine amateur photographers. Our December general meeting is traditionally a photo share evening. Bring some of your favorite photos on a thumb drive or CD and Jay Oberholtzer will perform computer magic to put your picture on the big screen. When choosing your offerings, remember that we want the time to see everyone’s pictures, so limit accordingly. The Whittier Area Audubon general meeting and program will be held on at the Whittier Community Center.…

Find out more »

January 2019

January Program: Birding Trinidad & Tobago

January 17, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Whittier Community Center, 7630 Washington Ave.
Whittier, CA 90602 United States
+ Google Map

Martyn Kenefick will speak about Birding Trinidad & Tobago from the Asa Wright Nature Centre. Home to 482 species of bird, not forgetting 68 different bats, 45 snakes, 50 spiders, 30 frogs and toads, 120 Dragonflies, 765 butterflies and close to 3,500 moths - the islands really are an introduction to the natural history of South America. Get a great taste of tropical birding in Trinidad’s high mountain rain forests, sandy beaches with nesting turtles, and mangroves with Scarlet Ibis…

Find out more »

February 2019

February Program: Birding in Colombia

February 21, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Whittier Community Center, 7630 Washington Ave.
Whittier, CA 90602 United States
+ Google Map

Larry and Jennifer Schmahl share photos and stories from their nature trip to Central Colombia last June. Colombia is famous for being the most bird-rich country on earth. While that's impressive, so too, is its overall biodiversity which is eclipsed only by that of Brazil...which has the advantage of being seven times larger. The unique topography of the country - Pacific and Caribbean coasts, three Andean ranges, Amazonian rainforest, and llanos - supports a great number of bird species, including…

Find out more »

March 2019

2019 Conservation Dinner

March 19, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Hillcrest Congregational Church, 2000 West Road
La Habra Heights, CA 90631 United States
+ Google Map

Please join us for our Annual Conservation Dinner will take place on Tuesday, March 19th at Hillcrest Congregational Church.  Each year we take the opportunity to acknowledge members of our greater community who have worked to preserve our environment through advocacy, education, and leadership. Honoring Michael Hughes Michael Hughes has represented the community of Hacienda Heights on the Board of Directors of the Puente Hills Habitat Preservation Authority since 2010.  Prior to his appointment as Director, he served on the…

Find out more »

April 2019

April Program: Wonderful Woodpeckers

April 18, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Whittier Community Center, 7630 Washington Ave.
Whittier, CA 90602 United States
+ Google Map

Valerie Sinex of the Wild Birds Unlimited store in Yorba Linda will give a presentation on Wonderful Woodpeckers. The Whittier Area Audubon general meeting and program will be held on at the Whittier Community Center. The program is free and light refreshments will be served.

Find out more »

May 2019

May Program

May 16, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Whittier Community Center, 7630 Washington Ave.
Whittier, CA 90602 United States
+ Google Map

Bruce Everett will be speaking at our May meeting about the poisonous species of plants in the Puente Hills Habitat Authority. The Whittier Area Audubon general meeting and program will be held on at the Whittier Community Center. The program is free and light refreshments will be served.

Find out more »

June 2019

2019 Annual Potluck and Photo Sharing Evening

June 20, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Whittier Community Center, 7630 Washington Ave.
Whittier, CA 90602 United States
+ Google Map

Please join us at our Annual Potluck and Photo Sharing Night! Please note that the time is earlier than usual – 6:00 pm for the potluck. The photo sharing will begin around 7:00 pm. Bring a main dish, side dish, salad, or desert to share. Bring your own drinks and plate, utensils, etc. Bring your photos on a flash drive or CD in JPEG format. The Whittier Area Audubon Society meets at the Whittier Community Center. Location: 7630 Washington Avenue,…

Find out more »

September 2019

September 2019 Program: Steve Kaye

September 19, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Whittier Community Center, 7630 Washington Ave.
Whittier, CA 90602 United States
+ Google Map

We are welcoming back a favorite presenter, Outdoor photographerSteveKayeto share his excellent bird photos.

Find out more »

October 2019

October Program: Behind the Scenes of the Global Warming Crisis

October 17, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Whittier Community Center, 7630 Washington Ave.
Whittier, CA 90602 United States
+ Google Map

“Behind the Scenes of the Global Warming Crisis: What You Don’t Hear in the News” will be the topic of the Whittier Area Audubon's October Meeting.  The speaker is Craig Hover, author and engineer, will tell us why the global warming crisis is more imminent than the experts are willing to divulge, how existing off the shelf technologies can be widely deployed to solve the global warming problem while still preserving our lifestyle. He will discuss why the Arctic is…

Find out more »

November 2019

November 2019 Program: What’s new with Whittier Narrows Natural Area

November 14, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Whittier Community Center, 7630 Washington Ave.
Whittier, CA 90602 United States
+ Google Map

What's new with Whittier Narrows Natural Area will be the topic presented by Thomas Keeney. Please note that our program is one week earlier than we normally meet. Thomas Keeney will discuss the Whittier Narrows Dam Safety Modification Study which is a Corps of Engineers project which will be restoring riparian and coastal sage breeding habitats, and long term monitoring for Least Bell's Vireo and California Gnatcatcher. Keeney is the Senior Terrestrial Ecologist /Biological Sciences Manager for the U.S. Army…

Find out more »
+ Export Events
Scroll to top