Learn to identify birds living in the area or passing through on their fall migrations. Classes meet at the locations listed below. Car-pooling is available; when registering, please indicate if you will need a ride and provide a phone number where you can be reached on Friday evenings.
— Bring binoculars & a bird guide.
You'll be notified by phone the evening before if a trip is postponed due to rain until the following day.
Please bring this confirmation for Garden admission.
The Security Guard in the lobby of the Administration Bldg. at 1000 Washington Avenue will direct you to your classroom.
Sept. 9- BBG and Prospect Park
Sept. 16-Central Park-Ramble area
Oct. 7- Central Park- north end including Conservatory Garden
Oct. 14- Ft. Tilden and Riis Park
Oct. 21- Jamaica Bay NWR
Oct. 28- Jones Beach
— Joseph Giunta has led bird walks for the Nature Conservancy and the South Fork Natural History Society and taught a beginning birding course for Summer Fest. He has birded extensively in the U.S., Panama, Belize, Venezuela, and Costa Rica.