April 18 – The Bats of Michigan with Dr. Allen Kurta. Join’s Michigan’s bat man for a presentation on Michigan’s nine species of bats. Dr. Kurta will focus on the species that overwinter underground in mines and caves. The presentation will conclude with an introduction to white-nose syndrome, a fungal disease that has killed millions of hibernating bats in eastern North America since 2006. Social hour at 7 p.m., meeting starts promptly at 7:30. In the annex behind Grosse Pointe Unitarian Church.
April 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24 – Bird Walks at the Country Club of Detroit. 6:30-8 a.m. Meet at the stand of trees down the maintenance road to the left of the clubhouse. Wear waterproof shoes.
May 6 – Grosse Pointe Birding Challenge. All are welcome. Scroll down for more information and rules.
May 17 – Bird walk at Patterson Park, Grosse Pointe Park. Meet in the parking lot at 6:30 p.m.
May 19 – Bird walk at Patterson Park, Grosse Pointe Park. Meet in the parking at 8 a.m.