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Bird Week 2014

  • Saturday, May 03, 2014 - Saturday, May 10, 2014 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: various locations - see event details
  • Admission: free
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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 Bird competition. 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.

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