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06. Introduction to Bird Watching

The Institute for Learning in Retirement, Inc., at Albertus Magnus College - Yale Environmental Science Center

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Yale Environmental Science Center 21 Sachem St New HavenCT  06511
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Yale Environmental Science Center 21 Sachem St New HavenCT  06511

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What's Included

Learn the basics of bird watching including identification techniques, selecting binoculars and other birding gear, local birding hotspots, and additional resources for developing your birding skills. Session 1 will meet indoors, featuring specimens from the Peabody Museum collections. Session 2 will meet outdoors for a hands-on-birding experience at Lake Wintergreen in West Rock Ridge State Park in Hamden. Binoculars are available. Second session at West Rock Ridge State Park

About This Organizer

The Institute for Learning in Retirement Inc. at Albertus Magnus College in New Haven, Connecticut is a non-profit, community based group of active adults over the age of 55 who share a love of learning. At its heart, ILR is an academic program designed to suit varied interests. We enjoy college-level academic pursuits without concern for credit, grades or prerequisites. This creates unique educational opportunities made possible by members who volunteer their time and by collaborative leadership. All our classes are held during the day at varied locations within the Greater New Haven area.

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  • The Institute for Learning in Retirement, Inc., at Albertus Magnus College

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