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October 2021

October ‘Wee Wonder’ Series

October 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 27, 2021

Pine Hill Recreation Area, 12684 Mentzer Gap Rd
Waynesboro, PA 17268 United States
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Autumn adventures in the park! Activities include: exploring the outdoors, hikes, nature stories, rhymes, finger plays, nature games, puppets. Ages 2.5 to 5 years. (Children must be accompanied by a parent.) Pre-registration for full series required. Series Fee: $28/child Institute member; $32 non-member. Prepayment required and confirms your registration. To register, email us at info@natureandcultureinstitute.org.

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October ‘Wee Wonder’ Series

October 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 27, 2021

Pine Hill Recreation Area, 12684 Mentzer Gap Rd
Waynesboro, PA 17268 United States
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Autumn adventures in the park! Activities include: exploring the outdoors, hikes, nature stories, rhymes, finger plays, nature games, puppets. Ages 2.5 to 5 years. (Children must be accompanied by a parent.) Pre-registration for full series required. Series Fee: $28/child Institute member; $32 non-member. Prepayment required and confirms your registration. To register, email us at info@natureandcultureinstitute.org.

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November 2021

Creatures of the Night: Family Owl Walk

November 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on February 4, 2021 at 6:00 pm

Pine Hill Recreation Area, 12684 Mentzer Gap Rd
Waynesboro, PA 17268 United States
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Pine Hill Recreation Area! Naturalist Lori Schlosser will conduct this outdoor walk in an area known to be a good location for owl watching. A brief pre-walk informational talk will help participants learn more about these nocturnal creatures and the methods used to locate them. Children are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult.  The entire program will be outdoors, so dress warmly and bring flashlights. This event is free (donations accepted). Enrollment is limited to 25 and pre-registration…

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Intro to the Antietam Meadow with Dr. Doris

November 6 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Antietam Meadow Park, 11881 Rinehart Drive
Waynesboro, Pennsylvania 17268
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Antietam Meadow Park. Source:http://www.washtwp-franklin.org/antietam-meadow-park/ Join Institute staff member and biologist, Dr. Doris Goldman on a tour and introduction of Antietam Meadow Park, a 25-acre park located west of North Welty Road along the East Branch of Antietam Creek in Washington Township. Dr. Doris will guide participants around the area and talk about the meadow, its native plants and animals, and the Antietam Creek that runs through the park. “During the program, we will try skipping stones in the creek, scatter…

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SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

November 20 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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December 2021

Star Party

December 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Pine Hill Recreation Area, 12684 Mentzer Gap Rd
Waynesboro, PA 17268 United States
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Area residents are invited to a “star party,” a telescope viewing of the night sky at Pine Hill Recreation Area near Waynesboro. The event, a partnership between The Institute and Tri-State Astronomers (TSA), is free and open to the public. Telescopes will be set up in the park, and members of the Tri-State Astronomers club will be on hand to guide viewers and answer questions. Event coordinator and TSA member, Andy Smetzer said, “One of the goals of our group…

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SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

December 18 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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Winter Solstice Celebration

December 19 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Red Run Park, 12143 Buchanan Trail E
Rouzerville, PA 17268 United States
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The Institute is hosting their second annual Winter Solstice Celebration. The winter solstice is the longest night—or the shortest day—of the year, and falls on December 21 this year in the Northern Hemisphere. Since ancient times, people all over the world have recognized this important astronomical occurrence and celebrated the “return of the sun” in a variety of ways. After the solstice, the days get gradually longer.  The Institute’s solstice event is a family-friendly celebration of the season, and features…

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January 2022

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

January 15, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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February 2022

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

February 19, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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March 2022

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

March 19, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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April 2022

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

April 16, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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May 2022

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

May 21, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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June 2022

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

June 18, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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July 2022

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

July 16, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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August 2022

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

August 20, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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September 2022

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

September 17, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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October 2022

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

October 15, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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November 2022

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

November 19, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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December 2022

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

December 17, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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January 2023

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

January 21, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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February 2023

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

February 18, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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March 2023

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

March 18, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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April 2023

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

April 15, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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May 2023

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

May 20, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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June 2023

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

June 17, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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July 2023

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

July 15, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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August 2023

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

August 19, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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September 2023

SPRING, SUMMER, FALL & WINTER “SOAR” Bird Walks

September 16, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

SOAR (“Studying Ornithology Around the Region”) bird walks resumed in 2021 IMPORTANT: Locations rotate year-round among several parks in the region, with Waynesboro’s Antietam Meadow Park as “home base.” See monthly schedule for 2021, below. (If in doubt about the weather—check The Institute’s Facebook page) First and third Saturdays ONLY Start time: 8:00 a.m.  January: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) February: Antietam Meadow Park (meet in parking lot) March: Caledonia State Park (meet at park office) April: Pine…

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