Big Country Audubon Society

News and Events

Spring 2010 Events

  • Thursday, April 1, 2010 – Membership meeting 7:00pm at the Rose Park Senior Center. Park Administrator Okie Okerstrom or another staff member will treat us to a presentation on the importance of Abilene State Park to the surrounding communities.
  • Fri & Sat, April 9- 10, 2010 – Field trip to Ft. Hood. This will be an overnight trip, please RSVP by April 5th in order to reserve a room and know how many HIGH CLEARANCE vehicles will be needed. If you have a high clearance vehicle (4X4 is good but not required) and will be able bring it please RSVP with that info. We will expect to depart by 5pm on the 9th. Look forward to this good trip! Target birds will be the Golden-cheeked Warbler and Black-capped Vireo. Please call the hotline too.
  • Thursday, April 15, 2010 – Audubon Lecture Series – Dr. Tom Lee, Biology Professor at ACU will give a presentation at 6pm at the Grace Museum as the Audubon Exhibit continues.
  • Thursday, May 6, 2010 – Our annual Spring Fling will be at the Cedar Gap Farms Birdhouse at 6:30pm. Come earlier if you wish to bird. This will be a potluck, so sign-up for a couple dishes at the April 1st meeting. BCAS will provide brisket. Target bird will be the Painted Bunting.