Wednesday 25th August, 1st & 8th September 6:30pm-9:30pm Our three-evening Birding for Beginners course, venue to be confirmed, will now be taking place from August. It will be a repeat of our successful programme from previous years, a series of workshops covering the basics of birdwatching including bird identification, equipment & field skills and migration and including both theory and ‘in the field’ activities. £10 per person for the series (£15 for non-members): • Workshop One − The Basics of Bird Identification including: bird topography, feathers, moult, size, structure, colour, behaviour, sound • Workshop Two − Finding and Seeing Birds including: field guides, optics, attracting birds to your garden, where to go to see birds • Workshop Three − Migration including: reading the weather, bird movement, visible migration, vagrancy, taking your interest to the next level, making the most of the club website If you haven’t already, please let us know if you would like to attend these three sessions on nenbc@aol.co.uk.