From bird nerd to bird curious, from wise
old owl to adventurous tot, there is an event for everyone during
Vancouver Bird Week: May 3 - 10, 2014.
New this year: first annual City
Vote now! Voting closes May 10.
Bird Week Evening Presentation Series
April 29 Special Pre-Week Event: Author David Sibley introduces his revised Guide to Birds
May 5 Amazing Birds of Vancouver with local bird expert George Clulow
May 9 Crow Night with scientist and author Rob Butler and film maker Mike McKinlay
May 10 Why Birds Matter with biologist and author Dick Cannings and announcement of City Bird
May 4 Drawing for Birders @ Stanley Park Ecology Society, 1-2:30pm *
May 7 Drawing Birds Drop-in @ Hillcrest, 10-12pm
May 7 Bird Taxidermy @ Stanley Park Ecology Society, 6-8pm
May 8 Raptor ID workshop @ Stanley Park Ecology Society, 7-8:30pm*
May 9 Drawing Birds Drop-in @ Hillcrest, 10-12pm
Walks & Talks
May 3 Bird Week Opening and Herons to Hummingbirds walk @ 2099 Beach Ave, 10:30am-12:30pm
May 6 State of Marine Birds in Burrard Inlet @ Stanley Park Ecology Society, 7-8pm*
May 8 Bird Project Artists Studio open house @ Queen Elizabeth Park, 4-7pm
May 10 Bird Walks in various Parks across the city
* events require registration
For more information, please check the Bird Week Calendar of Events on the City of Vancouver's website. All events are free except taxidermy.