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October 3, 2020 @ 7:30 am - 10:00 am

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First & Third Saturdays

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) resumed in 2021.

IMPORTANT: Locations for the SOAR bird walks will now vary, effective immediately. The walks will occur at different natural areas throughout the local region.
If not posted here, email us at [email protected] to find the location. 

First and third Saturdays ONLY

Download the most up-to-date Guidelines for 2021 Bird Walks Here.

Please print, sign and bring the Guidelines Waiver form along with you to the walk.

After a hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic, First and third Saturday summer, fall and winter bird walks have resumed. Birding enthusiasts Sharon and Larry Williams of Waynesboro will lead the walks along the hiking trails at varying locations throughout the summer, fall and winter.

Participants should wear comfortable walking shoes and may bring identification books and binoculars. Free and open to the public.

Please Note: 2021 Bird Walks are conducted in compliance with Covid-19 safety guidelines, including:
• Groups no larger than 12
• Participants will sign in & complete a waiver/contact form (available HERE)
• Social distancing must be practiced
• Face masks are mandatory at all times, even when appropriately distanced, until further notice.

Our spring weekly bird walks begin on the first Saturday in April and run weekly through April and May. For more information call 717-762-0373 or email us at [email protected].


October 3, 2020
7:30 am - 10:00 am
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Buttonwood Nature Center–Home of The Institute
(717) 762-0373