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Warbler Weekend 2024

May 10 - May 12

Prothonotary Warbler

Warbler Weekend 2024 is coming up, and here is everything you need to know.  Registration will open on April 1, 2024.

Registration: Registration for the weekend and reservations for all meals, including requests for gluten-free or vegetarian meals, are required in advance. Registration information is coming soon. 

Accommodations: Birders staying overnight need to make their reservations. Lake City and Red Wing are closest.

Location: Hok-Si-La Park Dining Hall, Lake City, MN, is the hub for all activities. (www.hoksilapark.org)

On-site Information:  Announcements will occur after each meal. The Bird Board, Schedule, Notice, and Places to Bird will be posted prominently.

Schedule

Friday, May 10

6:30 p.m. Coffee, cookies, and socializing
7:00 p.m. Presentation

Saturday, May 11

Birding Walks

Morning: 6:45-8:30 a.m. and 9:45 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
Afternoon: 1:45-3:15 p.m. and 3:45-5:00 p.m.
Evening (after Bird Tally): Swifting at Villa Maria, followed by Owling

Gather on the grass at the parking lot around appropriate signs to form groups for each scheduled walk.  Please be on time. Likely spots include:

    • Frontenac State Park’s Sand Point Trail and Overlook
    • Frontenac Town Cemetery & Town Walk
    • Villa Maria Grounds
    • Hok-Si-La North and South.
    • Birding by ear will be offered if we can line up aurally talented individuals who know our avian denizens and migrants well.
    • Birding by car on your own is always an option as well.

Meals

8:30-9:00 a.m. Breakfast.  Announcements at 9:15 a.m.
12:15-12:45 p.m. Lunch.  Announcements at 1:00 p.m.
6:00-6:30 p.m. Dinner.  Announcements at 6:45 p.m., followed by Bird Tally.

Sunday, May 12

Enjoy birding on your own!

Evaluation forms: We want your input! All birders will be asked to fill out an evaluation form to continue improving Warbler Weekend.

Details

Start:
May 10
End:
May 12
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Organizer

Saint Paul Audubon Society
Email
General@saintpaulaudubon.org

Venue

Hok-Si-La Park, Lake City, MN
2500 U.S. Hwy 61
Lake City, 55041
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View Venue Website

Details

Start:
May 10
End:
May 12
Event Categories:
, ,

Organizer

Saint Paul Audubon Society
Email
General@saintpaulaudubon.org

Venue

Hok-Si-La Park, Lake City, MN
2500 U.S. Hwy 61
Lake City, 55041
+ Google Map
View Venue Website