Jayhawk Audubon Society

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News & Announcements


May Monthly Meeting

Celebrating JAS & the Legacy of Rachel Carson

In celebration of Jayhawk Audubon’s 45th anniversary on May 18th, we will be honored to enjoy the presentation of Ann Birney as Rachel Carson, perhaps the twentieth century’s most amazing and accomplished woman at the JAS’ monthly meeting, which will be held Monday, May 18th 5:30 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church
Fellowship Hall. 1245 New Hampshire St. Carson’s book, Silent Spring,the modern global environmental movement, and in the U. S. that grassroots environmental movement spurred the creation of the federal Environmental Protection Agency.  Read more ►

45th Anniversary Dinner

Monday, May 18th

Join us as we celebrate JAS’s 45th Anniversary on Monday, May 18th. Enjoy visiting with other members prior to our guest, Ann Birney of Ride Into History, entertaining us with a re-enactment of famed conservationist Rachel Carson followed by a catered dinner. Reservations required so find out all the details at this link to the newsletter article - http://www.jayhawkaudubon.org/sites/default/files/pdfs/newsletters/2015-04-newsletter.pdf

May is Birdathon Time

JAS Fund Drive: "Get jizzed up for Birdathon" says Richard! The birdathon is a fun way of supporting JAS as you'll have the chance to get out and do some birding with fellow birders during the peak of the migration for warblers, waterfowl and more.

Check out the article in the newsletter for more details. We'll provide the opportunities with a couple of field trips on May 16 and May 23. We'll meet both Saturdays at the west side of the parking lot of the Dillons on 23rd Street at 7 a.m. and go from there to Clinton Lake and other local hotspots. Join us for all or part of the morning.

Contact Chuck Herman for details or even where to find us if you need to start later in the morning – 913-484-8932.

Sign up for our listerv to get all the notices on the upcoming trips and other events. Send a note simply saying "sign me up!" to jayhawkaudubon@earthlink.net. Hope you can join us!

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