Programs

MEETING TIME AND PLACE: Laughing Whitefish Audubon Society meets in the Community Room of Peter White Library, beginning at 7:00 p.m. and ending around 8:30.  Meetings are usually held on the second Wednesday of the month, unless there is a scheduling conflict. For information call 226-6749

  • October 9, 2019 (Wed.) 7:00 p.m. “Travels with Max and Gizmo: In Search of the U.P.”

ROOM: Peter White Community Room

PRESENTER: Steve Lindberg
This program is repeated at the request of many people who missed Steve’s original presentation in January due to bad weather. Steve will present photos selected from his “photo-a-day” on Facebook – a seasonal sampling of the animals and scenery found around his neighborhood in Marquette. Steve addss that this program may be edited to include some new material and deletions of some original photographs.

  • November 13, 2019 (Wed.) 7:00 p.m. Annual Membership Meeting

ROOM: Peter White Community Room

This is an informal social event where members are invited to bring digital photographs of birds and other nature-oriented subjects to share with the audience. Light refreshments will be served. There will be a brief business meeting before the program.

LWAS Programs November 2018 – Sept. 2019

  • November 14, 2018 (Wed.) 7:00 p.m. “Annual Membership Meeting”
    ROOM: Peter White Library -Shiras Room – Upper Level
    The program will begin with a SHORT business meeting and an opportunity to meet Board members and to ask questions. The remainder of the evening will be a social event with refreshments and a viewing of bird and nature-oriented photographs taken by our members. PLEASE bring your photos on a CD, DVD, or small jump-drive. A computer & digital projector will be available. All photos are welcome and we look forward to seeing the wonderful pictures our members provide.
  • December 2018: No Program. Please consider participating in a Christmas Bird Count in your area.
  • January 9, 2019 (Wed.) 7:00 p.m. “Travels with Max and Gizmo: In Search of the U.P.”
    ROOM: Peter White Library Community Room
    PRESENTER: Steve Lindberg
    In a tongue in cheek photo homage to John Steinbeck’s “Travels with Charley in Search of America,” Steve will present photos selected from his “photo-a-day” on Facebook – a sampling of the flora, fauna, landscapes and whimsy found in his backyard.
  • February 13, 2019 “Birding and Traveling in Papua New Guinea”
    ROOM: Peter White Library Community Room
    PRESENTER: Jeff Knoop
    On August 12 of this year Jeff Knoop and 3 friends began a 25-day journey through Papua New Guinea, looking for birds from sea-level to 10,000 ft. Join Jeff as he shares the scenery and amazing birds of this remote and exotic tropical island.
  • March 13, 2019 “Wildlife Spectacular of Tanzania, East Africa” Presenter: Jeff TownerJeff and his son Daniel spent three weeks in October in northern Tanzania and the islands of Pemba and Zanzibar. His presentation will focus on the mammals and birds of Tanzania, as well as some of the wildlife conservation challenges in Africa.
  • April 10 “Travels in Patagonia”  Presenter:  Geoff SmithThis presentation will explore Chilean Patagonia near the southern tip of South America. It is an otherworldly landscape of intense winds, ever-streaming clouds, and changing weather. Highlights of our trip were bird and wildlife viewing in the Patagonian Steppe grasslands, hiking in the glorious mountain and glacier terrain of Torres de Paine National Park, glimpsing a puma and fly-fishing for brown trout. Join us for this unforgettable trip below 50 degrees south latitude.
  • September 11, 2019 “Birding Adventures in Spain”
  • Presenters: Mark and Joanie HubingerMark and Joanie spent close to a month in Spain in the spring of 2018, traveling from Madrid to the Pyrenees, the Mediterranean coast and finally ending up in Barcelona. Their presentation will cover the birds and natural landscape of Spain, plus the cultural and historic aspects of Madrid and Barcelona.
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For a list of PAST PROGRAMS click here:
Past Evening Programs of the Laughing Whitefish Audubon  

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Responses

  1. Hi folks. I am not a member of Audubon that was a birder downstate. I live at 901 Champion Street Marquette Michigan. I’ve been watching a mockingbird for the last three days. I have not seen mockingbirds here prior. I thought you might be interested.


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