WBU Events

These events, classes, and bird walks are sponsored by us! Each listing may have different requirements for attendance, so be sure to read thoroughly. 

 

 

 

Click Here for our upcoming bird walks.

 

 


                                                  Local Non-WBU Events and Classes

Check out these classes, events and activities from around the province! Please note that these are not sponsored, run by, or affiliated with us in any way, and you'll need to contact the groups hosting the events themselves with any questions you may have. Registration for each event may be different, and some may have an associated cost. We recommend you read each posting thoroughly by clicking on the workshop/event name to view the full webpage of information.

 

From VARC:    

The Vancouver Avian Research Centre is a registered charity focused on research, conservation, and education about wild birds.

Read more about them and their mission here!

 

Bird ID Course 2024 (April-May)

Frequency: 5 Zoom sessions over 5 weeks

When: Thursday April 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th, and May 2nd

Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm PST

- Designed with beginner and intermediate birders in mind

- Classes cover avian evolution, identification, migration, behavior and much more

- Guided field sessions offered after workshop completes

- Class registration fee of $250 per student


Bird Friendly Gardens

When: Wednesday, March 13 from 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Where: Online over Zoom

- Learn how to transform your yard or garden into a life-saving habitat

- Donation of $5 required for registration

 

March Bird Walk

When: Sunday, March 10th from 9:00am - 12:00pm

Where: George C. Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary

Meeting Spot: Just past the ticket booth

- VARC bird walks run rain or shine, and are 2-3 hours long

- Pre-registration is required

- $30 fee per-person

 

April Bird Walk

When: Sunday, April 21st from 7:30am - 10:30am

Where: Terra Nova (Richmond)

Meeting Spot: Parking Spot on South side of river

- VARC bird walks run rain or shine, and are 2-3 hours long

- Pre-registration is required

- $30 fee per-person