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Gardener snake - by Annie Millionis - Reptiles Alive!

Reptiles Alive!
Thursday October 23, 6:30 - 8:30pm

Join Delaware Valley College and Bucks County Audubon Society for a fun and informative evening of reptiles and amphibians as the Del Val Zoo majors bring their critters to the visitor center. Learn about snakes, turtles, frogs and others by talking to the students and observing their presentations. 
FREE and open to the public!

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Tufted Titmouse - photo by LeRoy Tabb

Join Us for a Guided Bird Walk

Every Saturday Morning!

Bird walks are open to birders of all ages and abilities.  We meet in front of the Visitor Center at 8am and set out on our trails and along farm fields to observe birds in their natural habitat. Walks are free and open to everyone.  Bring your own binoculars, or borrow a pair from the visitor center.
This week's guided bird walk is made possible by BCAS Business Sponsor, PLS Landscaping of New Hope.

 

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2014-2015 BCAS Calendar of Events


Click on image above to open the 2014-2015 calendar of events

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Save the Date:
Saturday, December 6, 2014

Eagles Along the Delaware River
An Art Exhibit by Michael Mann


Chica - Nesting Eagle Along the Delaware River by Michael Mann
Chica, Nesting Bald Eagle by Michael Mann



Plein Air paintings by watercolor artist Michael Mann of Stockton will be on display during the month of December at Bucks County Audubon Society
2877 Creamery Road, Solebury.
Art Opening will be Saturday, December 6, 2014, 12:00-4:00pm
Some artwork will be for sale and benefit the mission of Bucks County Audubon Society

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Volunteers Make All the Difference at Honey Hollow!

Janssen Biotech Volunteers cleaned and repaintedthe bird blind during their days of service!

Janssen Volunteers cleared trails of invasive plants in June 2014!  Thanks so much!
Thanks to Janssen Biotech employees who volunteered at
Bucks County Audubon Society at Honey Hollow Watershed! 

      With sincere appreciation to our friends at Peaceful Living for assistance in filling bird feeders, cleaning tanks for our resident turtles and bearded dragon, and always lending a hand whenever they can!

Thanks for giving back to the planet! 

Cerulean Warblers will be the topic at the next Sunday Speaker Series at Bucks County Audubon Society on 10/12

Cerulean Warblers are one of the neotropical migrant species in severe decline due to loss of habitat throughout Pennsylvania, West Virginia and in their wintering grounds of the Andes Mountains.  Please support Bucks County Audubon Society in its mission to educate the people of the greater Bucks County region about bird and habitat protection for wild birds such as the Cerulean Warbler. 
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Special Thanks to Kyle Louck, Herpetologist for the excellent program on amphibians, and reptiles.
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Schedule of Public Events

 

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After School Art Classes for third through fifth graders start on November 6

After School Art Classes with Joy!
Flying Dreams! Think like a Bird!

Introducing After School Art Classes for Children in third through fifth grades! Sessions begin on Thursday, November 6 and run through December 18 (no class on Thanksgiving day) afternoons from 4:00 – 5:30pm and include instruction, materials and loads of fun!  Fee:  Members $70, Non-members $100 (purchase a membership and get the member rate).  For more information and schedule of topics click here.  To register contact the artist at jkreves@gmail.com

 

 

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Save the Date:
Sunday, December 14, 2014
John Mertz, Ph.D. and Founding President of Bucks County Audubon Society will present a fascinating look at the he Pinelands of NJ at 2:00 p.m.

The cost of the program is $10 per person/$5.00 for BCAS Members/$3.00 for Students

Refreshments served. 

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Thanks to everyone who particpated in Garden Clean Up Day!


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One Day Plein Air Paint Out: October 18

What a wonderful day with Plein Air artists painting the landscapes, historic buildings and other scenery at BCAS!  Thanks for sharing your gifts with our community! 

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Walk for LuLu's Rescue on Sunday, October 19

LuLu's Rescue Walk is Sunday, October 19.  LuLu's is finding homes for homeless dogs!

Visit Website for more details

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Allan Brady Youth Birding Series introduces young people to the fun of bird watching and bird conservation!

 The Alan Brady Youth Birding Series has been established by Bucks County Audubon Society to engage young people in birding through active participation. Everyone interested in donating to the Fund may do so by check payable to BCAS, with Alan Brady Youth Birding Series in the memo line.  Donations are tax deductible.
Mail to Bucks County Audubon Society, 2877 Creamery Road, New Hope, PA 18938.

 

Save the Date:
ARTISTS FOR CONSERVATION
Rolling Green Farms

August 2015
"Menage ART Trois" 
Featuring Artists:  Beatrice Bork (watercolor), Paul Grecian (photography) and Materese Roche (oil)

A percentage of art will benefit the mission of Bucks County Audubon Society
Thank you Beatrice, Materese and Paul!

Weather Clouds by Materese Roche - Opening in August 2015Steadfast (detail) Great Blue Heron Watercolor/Gouache by Beatrice Bork

Art shown above:  Weather Clouds by Materese Roche; Steadfast- Great Blue Heron by Beatrice Bork

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Help bring back the monarch butterfly!  Suspend mowing of field and meadows until after September 30 to allow monarchs to hatch and fly.


Help Bring Monarch Butterflies Back in Huge Numbers:
Plant Milkweed!

Monarch Facts

Monarch Internet Resources

Cultivating Milkweed

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