Programs/Events

Winter and Spring 2019 Programs  

 Wednesday, February 20 Program

The February monthly meeting is on Wednesday, February 20,starting at 6:30 PM with a meet and greet, with the business meeting starting at 7:00 PM.  We will have final results from the Christmas bird count and further announcements of field trips and bird walks.

The guest speaker will be Mayra Weisenberger, who will be speaking about bird banding and her book on the first bird surveys in New Mexico.  She should have a lot of neat information.

Wednesday, March 20  

As usual, there will be Meet & Greet, starting at 6:30, followed by the monthly program.  The speaker will be Kristie Lane of Wild Birds Unlimited to give presentation on hummers and attracting them to backyard feeders.  We will also present the Annual Richard Bischoff Memorial Scholarship.  The scholarship supports graduate student research at New Mexico State University that is consistent with the MVAS mission and promotes natural resource conservation.

 

Wednesday, April 17  

In April the Bischoff Scholarship Award Presentation will start the meeting at 7:00 PM.

The scholarship supports graduate student research at New Mexico State University.

Membership meetings and programs are held the third Wednesday of each month at the Southwest Environmental Center, 275 N. Downtown Mall.  Join us at 6:30pm  for a social gathering.  Programs begin at 7:00pm immediately following the business meeting and announcements.  Questions?  Contact Jennifer Montoya at 526-1320.