Save the Date
From Billions to None: The Passenger Pigeon's Flight to Extinction
Tuesday, October 14 at 7 p.m.
Education and Lecture Arts Room / IUSB Education and Arts Building
Joel Greenberg's documentary on the forgotten story of the extinction of the passenger pigeon will be shown on October 14th, free of charge, courtesy of the South Bend-Elkhart Audubon Society, the Indiana University South Bend Center for a Sustainable Future and the IUSB Department of Biology.
To make the evening even more special, Joel Greenberg will open the event and answer questions after the film. Mr. Greenberg is the author of A Feathered River Across the Sky: The Passenger Pigeon's Flight to Extinction.
For more information, call (574) 243-8739.
Our September Meeting
Sunday, September 14
Rum Village Nature Center
Charlotte Wolfe of Prairie Winds Farm in Lakeville, Indiana will be the featured speaker after a short business meeting. The title of her talk is "Permaculture Solutions of Climate Change: Education and Advocacy at Prairie Winds Nature Farm."
The public is cordially invited to learn more about this "hot" topic.
Save the Date
Bio-Blitz Bird Count
Saturday, September 20
Glenn Bauer Shelter - Bendix Woods
Let's help count the birds in the park while walking through the woods. The walk will be led by Brian Miller with the South Bend-Elkhart Audubon Society and it will be approximately three hours long.
For more information, please contact Brian at 574-291-0804 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The mission of the South Bend-Elkhart Audubon Society is to promote stewardship of our natural resources with a special emphasis on birds. We achieve this goal through education, conservation, activism, philanthropy and fellowship with others having similar goals.