Welcome back!

Fall migration has begun, and the club is back in action! See the September newsletter to start off your birder’s autumn, and watch the website here for new additions to the still-developing schedules of meeting speakers and birding trips!

Join the Club

We are a membership-supported organization.

Although programs and many field trips are open to the public, some trips are open for Hampshire Bird Club, Inc. members only. Join today to take advantage of all offerings of the HBC!

Trips

Fort River Division of The Silvio O. Conte NWR | Morning | Easy
October 5, 2016
Nancy Goodman, George Regmund, Janice Jorgensen, and the Friends of the Fort River Refuge lead…

Orchard Hill/UMass | Half Day | Moderate
October 8, 2016
Aidan and Devin Griffiths explore the UMass campus looking for fall migrants. A Dickcissel recently…

Sparrow Identification Workshop | Evening and Half Day | Easy/Moderate
October 13, 2016 - October 15, 2016
Scott Surner (president@hampshirebirdclub.org) reprises his successful sparrow identification workshop. There will be two sessions: Thursday…

Fort River Division of The Silvio O. Conte NWR | Morning | Easy
October 15, 2016
George Regmund, Janice Jorgensen, and the Friends of the Fort River Refuge lead birders looking…

Leader's Choice | All Day | Moderate
October 22, 2016
Join Geoff LeBaron on this all-day trip. A decision about the destination (probably either Coastal…

Programs

Glow-throated Hummingbirds in Costa Rica
October 17, 2016
With Zeke Jacub

Birds of Europe
November 14, 2016
With John van de Graaff

Annual Members' Meeting
December 12, 2016
CBC planning and and members welcome to bring 15 images to present.

Judging the Duck Stamp Competition
January 9, 2017
With Connie Sanchez of the National Audubon Society

Great Shearwater Migrations
February 13, 2017
With Dave Wiley of Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary

HBC Boutique