2017-2018 / Outings 2017
Note - Meetings are the first Monday of the month starting at 7:30 p.m. Meetings take place at Huron Park Secondary School library, 900 Cromwell St. Woodstock unless stated otherwise. Use the south parking lot off Berwick St. across from Huron Park Baptist Church. Enter by the southwest doors. Go straight down the hall, past the cafeteria, to the library on the right. See map for location.
MONDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2017- Presentation by Bob O’Donnell “The Importance of the fossils of Arkona and Thedford". Membership registration.
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2017- Victoria MacPhail “Catch the Buzz – Pollinator Diversity, Threats, and How You Can Make a Difference.
MONDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2017- Mhairi McFarlane “(Sea)birding in Northern Europe”.
MONDAY, JANUARY 8, 2018 - Jenna Siu “Butterflies, they’re not just pretty faces: a glimpse into their diversity and ecology”.
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2018 - Members’ Night. A chance to present what interests you.
MONDAY, MARCH 5, 2018 - Stuart Mackenzie “The Motus Wildlife Tracking System – Wingtips at our Fingertips”.
MONDAY, APRIL 9, 2018 - Zoe LeBrun-Southcott, Executive Director and Wildlife Biologist, Bird Ecology and Conservation Ontario “Grassland Birds with focus on Bobolinks” Nomination Committee for WFN directors established.
MONDAY, MAY 7, 2018- Fiona Reid, Halton Field Naturalists “Stalking the Night Garden – A Naturalist Explores Her Ontario Garden and Woodland through the Night.” WFN Nominating Committee presents its list of nominations. Vote takes place for Directors.
MONDAY, JUNE 4, 2018- The annual WFN year-end BBQ.
Meet at the parking lot behind Woodstock Collegiate in front of the library, unless otherwise stated.
See map for location.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2017 - Hawk Cliff and area. Meet at 8 a.m. in front of the Woodstock Public Library. Bring a lunch and lawn chair.
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2017 - Annual Christmas Bird Count.
Books for sale: We have received our shipment of “Reptiles and Amphibians of Ontario” field guides. They will be available at meetings for $15. Besides being a must in your own library, they will make wonderful gifts for young and old alike.
If you have any questions, give Rich a call at 519-533-7386 OR 519-462-2862.