Program Meetings

Our monthly program meetings have something for everyone. During the last year we hosted programs by naturalists, wildlife artists and expert birders on a variety of topics from bird fossils in Oregon to the birds of Thailand.

Coming to a program meeting is a fun way to get involved with Lane County Audubon. Meetings are free and open to all so bring along your friends.

We meet on the 4th Tuesday of each month between September and May. Meetings are held at 7:30 p.m. at the Eugene Garden Club, 1645 High St.

 

India: Exotic Creatures and Captivating Culture--Program Meeting Tues. Nov. 26, 7:30p

With Ram Papish and Dawn Harris

Fom the heights of the snow-capped Himalayas to the steamy marshes of Rajasthan, India’s exotic birds and captivating wildlife live side-by-side with a large and diverse human population. Come and see breathtaking images of the exotic birds and mammals of India presented by Ram Papish and Dawn Harris.

Date: 
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 7:30pm

The Brown Bears of Hokkaido, Japan: Program Meeting, Tuesday, October 22, 7:30 pm

The Brown Bears of Hokkaido, Japan: From Gods, to Pests, to Neighbors in 200 years

A presentation by Joe Moll, who has served as the executive director of the McKenzie River Trust since January of 2005.

Date: 
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 7:30pm
Location: 
Eugene Garden Club, 1645 High St, Eugene

Climate with Tyler Hallman: Program Meeting, Tuesday, September 24, 7:30 pm

We live in a rapidly changing world. As landscapes transform, so too do the patterns of distribution and abundance of the species that inhabit them. Human-assisted dispersal and changes in climate contribute to combinations of species that have never before had to share the same territory. At the same time, some birds that were once common in the Willamette Valley are now rarely found.

Date: 
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 7:30pm
Location: 
Eugene Garden Club, 1645 High St, Eugene

Bee City Celebration

1st Anniversary Ribbon Cutting with music-food-fun-learning. Activities 10 am - 3 pm Alton Baker Park community shelters, main parking lot. For more info, call Beyond Toxics 541-465-8860 or visit beecityeugene.org

 

Date: 
Sunday, June 9, 2019 - 12:00pm
Location: 
Alton Baker Park

Uncovering the Secret World of a Secretive Seabird

This program is co-sponsored by Sierra Club Many Rivers Group. The Marbled Murrelet is a threatened seabird that inhabits Oregon's castal ares and can nest >40 miles inland within older forest, making it especially challenging for reserchers to understand its breeding ecology. In this presentation

Date: 
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 6:00pm
Location: 
Eugene Garden Club, 1645 High St, Eugene

Program Meeting, Tuesday, May 28--Wildflowers and Birds of Southwestern Australia

Kangaroo Paws, Donkey Ears, and Frogmouths: Wildflowers and Birds of Southwestern Australia with Bob Fleming

Last September (spring in the southern hemisphere), Bob Fleming visited Australia’s southwestern region. Join us for an evening journey, as he shares some of what he experienced there.

Date: 
Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 7:30pm
Location: 
Eugene Garden Club, 1645 High St, Eugene

Noah Strycker: Birds of the Photo Ark--Program Meeting, Tuesday, April 23, 7:30 pm at UO Lawrence Hall Room 177

Noah Strycker, now a world-renowned birder, grew up in Lane County. He went on to study birds on six continents, with field seasons in Panama, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Hawaii, Maine, Michigan, Australia, Antarctica, the Galapagos Islands, and the Farallon Islands.

Date: 
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 7:30pm
Location: 
UO’s Lawrence Hall, Room 177

Birds, Wildlife, and Landscapes of Northern Tanzania: Program Meeting Tuesday, March 26

If you’ve never had an opportunity to travel into the wilds of eastern Africa, this is your chance for a vicarious visit to an amazing part of the world. John Sullivan and Laura Johnson travelled to Northern Tanzania in 2016. While both of them enjoy looking at birds, animals, bugs, snakes, flowers, and plants wherever they travel, John is the main photographer.

Date: 
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 7:30pm
Location: 
Eugene Garden Club, 1645 High St, Eugene

Program Meeting, Tuesday, February 26, 7:30 pm: Bees--Weird, Wonderful, and So Essential!

Did you know Oregon has 500 species of bees, including four species that are actively managed in ingenious ways for crop pollination? Come and learn who these bees are and some of the weird and wonderful features of their lives.

Date: 
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 7:30pm
Location: 
Eugene Garden Club, 1645 High St, Eugene

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