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      Fall Birding Class with Scott Surner in Amherst

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      September 25, 2019

      Wednesday   6:30 PM

      845 West Street
      Amherst, Massachusetts 01002

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      Fall Birding Class with Scott Surner

      Fall Birding Class with Scott SurnerWednesdays, 6:30-8pm, September 25, October 16, October 30, and November 13Saturdays, field trip times vary, September 28-November 24 $300 Members/$360 Non-members Join Scott Surner in all his favorite fall birding spots. This course will consist of 4 Wednesday evening classes and 10 Field Trips to exciting spots locally and throughout New England. Evening Programs There will be four evening classes this fall. All programs are held on Wednesday evenings at the Hitchcock Center, starting at 6:30pm and generally end around 8pm. Dates: September 25, October 16, October 30, and November 13. Field Trips Saturday, September 28, 7pm-12pmLocal Trip-Fall Warblers and other migrants. Saturday, October 5, 7pm-12pmLocal Trip- Fall Warblers and Sparrows. Saturday, October 12, Depart at 6amMilford Point, Connecticut. All Day. Migrating hawks, shorebirds, and many more. Bring lunch. Saturday, October 19, 7am – 12pmLocal Trip. Sparrows & waterfowl. Saturday, October 26, 7am – 12pmLocal Trip. Waterfowl. Saturday, November 2, 6am – 3pmBerkshire Lakes Trip. Waterfowl. Saturday, November 9, 7am – 12pmLocal. Quabbin Reservoir. Saturday, November 16, 7am – 12pmLocal Trip. Saturday, November 23-24, Cape Cod. Overnight.We’ll visit areas from Chatham down to Provincetown. Seabirds, Gannets, late Shearwaters, Gulls, sea ducks, and late migrants. If members of the class decide that this trip is too long, we can substitute the Cape Cod trip with a one-day trip to Cape Ann (North Shore). Note that participants will be responsible for their own motel reservations for the overnight trip to the Cape (more information at the beginning of the class). Local TripsLocal trips will be to birding destinations in Hampshire, Franklin or Hampden Counties. All trips leave from the Hitchcock Center at the designated times (carpooling encouraged) and we make time for coffee and restroom stops. All cancellations will incur a 10% administrative fee.  We do not accept cancellations within a week of the program.

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