Jayhawk Audubon Society

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November Public Meeting

Coyote Hills Kansas: A Narrative of This Place, Our Place, Kansas

Who are we Kansans? How did we get here? Who and what were the ancestors – animal, vegetable, mineral - that brought us here? Where do we go from here? These are the questions that will be discussed in this photographic walk through the beginnings of Kansas as a vast sea, through the prairie and woodlands growth phases, and finally the additions of animals…including the human animal. "Where do we go from here?" seems the most appropriate question to ask today.

Join JAS on November 24 to hear Dr. Randy Kidd tell the tale of Coyote Hills Kansas through the millennia.

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Holiday Seed, Book and Feeder Sale

Join JAS for the annual holiday seed, book and feeder sale, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Saturday, December 6, at the Lawrence Senior Center 745 Vermont.

  • Holiday gift feeders
  • Gift books
  • Field guides
  • Stocking stuffers
  • Seed galore so your birds can stuff themselves on those freezing January mornings
  • Ted Grinter’s local black oil sunflower seed

Check it all off your holiday list at the JAS Seed Sale.

On page 4 of the monthly newsletter Joyce Wolf tells us about the new books for the sale. The seed order form has details on seed varieties, prices and who eats what so you can attract your favorite birds. Please note that sales tax is included in the listed seed prices, and that ALL proceeds support the ed ucation/conservation programs of JAS.

Pre-order deadline is December 2, 2014. Send your form to Linda Lips, P. O. Box 1285, Lawrence, KS 66044-8285 or ditchlily@sprynet.com.

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