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October 2017
October 19, 2017 - November 30, 2017
Wild Bird Fund, 565 Columbus Ave
New York, NY 10024 United States

9691|https://www.wildbirdfund.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/autumn-kiotibird002small-222x300.jpg|medium Autumn Kioti will be creating an ongoing performative installation at WBF, continuing on the theme of work created while artist-in-residence for NYC Audubon at Governors Island. Inspired by tales of the crone/witch Baba Yaga, who according to legend lived in a house on chicken legs, Autumn will paint, nest, and create inside the window on various days throughout the length of the exhibition. Kioti's work draws its inspiration from the natural world. It addresses societal and environmental issues, and supports…

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October 21, 2017 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Wild Bird Fund, 565 Columbus Ave
New York, NY 10024 United States

It's Halloween time - which means pumpkins, ghouls, and migrating birds! Please join WBF member and artist/naturalist Alan Messer for a Halloween-season bird walk on October 21 (Rain Date, October 22). Artist naturalist Alan Messer will lead us to check the Reservoir for early waterfowl and into the Ramble for late warblers, sparrows, finches, woodpeckers, and nuthatches. This is the time of year when raptor migration is in full swing. We will keep a lookout for Broad-winged and red-tailed hawks,…

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November 2017
November 8, 2017 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Wild Bird Fund, 565 Columbus Ave
New York, NY 10024 United States

9419|https://www.wildbirdfund.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/susanelbin.jpg|full Dr. Elbin will speak about Project Safe Flight and the avian conservation work that is taking place around the city. Audubon's director of conservation and science, Dr. Susan Elbin is an ornithologist who has worked in the field of behavioral ecology and conservation for more than 25 years. Susan’s specialties are avian behavioral ecology and conservation of colonial waterbirds. She is the chair of the Ornithological Council and, locally, co-chair of the Harbor Herons Subcommittee of the Restoration Committee…

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November 25, 2017 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wild Bird Fund, 565 Columbus Ave
New York, NY 10024 United States

Please join WBF member and artist/naturalist Alan Messer for a Thanksgiving-season bird walk on November 25 (Rain Date, November 26). Join artist naturalist Alan Messer, for a post Thanksgiving birding walk into Central Park for early winter birds. We'll check the southern part of the Reservoir for gulls and waterfowl including mergansers, coots, among our over-wintering duck species. Late migration hawks can be seen while we head to the Ramble for hermit thrushes, sparrows, finches, kinglets, and woodpeckers. We'll be…

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December 2017
December 1, 2017 - January 7, 2018
Wild Bird Fund, 565 Columbus Ave
New York, NY 10024 United States

9826|https://www.wildbirdfund.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Leslie-Simon-bird-necklace-300x300.jpg|medium Please join us on December 1, 2017 for the Second Annual Friends of the Wild Bird Fund Art Show. Volunteers, staff, and friends will be showcasing their art for the benefit of the WBF, with 50% of proceeds going to the Center. Interested in showcasing your art? Contact us at rehabbers@wildbirdfund.org

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