Monthly meetings are on the third Saturday of the month from October to April, at 9:00 AM in the Paradise Recreation Center in The Villages. Monthly meetings feature a brief business meeting followed by a program.
Upcoming Meetings and Events
April 1, 2023
Annual Club Picnic
Lake Okahumpka Recreation Center
April 15, 2023
Lyn Comans: "A Little Village Birders History"
Sam Boatman: "Whooping Cranes in The Villages"
YouTube recordings of previous Zoom meetings.
March 19, 2022
Speaker: Jerry and Linda Bell:
"Deserts, Grasslands and Rain Forests:
Birdwatching in Namibia and Rwanda."
February 19, 2022
Speaker: Nicole Koeltzow (2018 winner of the ABA BIG YEAR).
Presentation (on Zoom): "My Accidental Big Year."
January 15, 2022
Heather Wolf, Web Developer, Cornell Lab of Ornithology.
“Patch Birding Makes a Difference”
October 17, 2020
Speaker: Paul Nistico
"Birding California -- Desert, Mountains and Ocean"
November 21, 2020
Speaker: Deborah Green
"Lake Apopka and Birding Opportunities"
December 19, 2020
Speaker: Gary Babic
"Christmas Bird Count -- History and Local Activities"
January 16, 2021
Emma LeClerc, Florida Shorebird Alliance
"Seabird conservation efforts of the Florida Shorebird Alliance."
February 20, 2121
Speaker: Stan Lavender
"Points South: New Birding Destinations in The Villages"
March 20, 2121
Speaker: Gina Kent
(Avian Research and Conservation Institute)
"Conservation of the Swallow-tailed Kite: nest sites, roost sites, migration, and wintering sites"