Valley Bird Days are here!

As well as the Bird Festival on May 6, you can participate in a range of eclectic programs spanning the week from May 6 to May 13.  There are field activities as well as indoor presentations, at sites across the valley.  Find out more at

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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!


Fort River Refuge | Morning | Easy/Moderate
May 23, 2017
George Regmund and Mary Alice Wilson find the migrants at Fort River. This is a…

Knightville Dam | Half Day+ | Easy
May 27, 2017
Half day or longer. Marcia Merithew and Betsy Higgins lead their trip to Knightville Dam.…

Abandoned Atkins Orchard - Canceled
May 29, 2017
This trip has been canceled due to habitat degradation.

Fort River Refuge | Morning | Easy-Moderate
May 30, 2017
George Regmund and co-leaders close out the May weekday walks at Fort River. This is…

Westover Air Reserve Base | Half Day | Easy
June 3, 2017
Saturday, June 3. Westover Air Reserve Base. Half day. Bob Bieda and Mike Locher host the…


Sam Peabody and Friends: A look at bird song interpretation
June 12, 2017
With David Spector and Sam Peabody Transliterations, mnemonics, transcriptions—whatever you call them, this program might…

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