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ONLINE Course: Audubon at Home: Birdwatching for Beginners

Eastern Bluebird with mealworm (male). Debbie McKenzie.

April 9, 2020 , 9:00 am 10:00 am

Pre-registration is required by 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 8th, and space is limited.

UPDATE: Registration is now closed. Check out our other upcoming classes here.

In response to self distancing and shelter-in-place rules for Alabama during the COVID-19 pandemic, we are offering free online courses as a public service to help folks continue to learn about the birds they love! While these will initially be offered for free, please support our work if you are able and make a tax-deductible donation at alaudubon.org/give. Please make sure to comply with all state and local social-distancing regulations. See our full COVID-19 statement here.

Master-birder Greg Harber teaches students everything they need to know to get started with their new favorite hobby in our first-ever online course, including: 

  • feeding birds in your backyard 
  • finding birds in Birmingham and throughout Alabama 
  • identifying common birds and bird families 

Where and when do we meet? This online course meets on Thursday, April 9th, from 9–10 a.m. It will be a an hour-long online class with some time at the end for questions. Click on the registration link above to sign up, and you’ll receive the instructions on how to join the meeting via a confirmation email.

Please note, you will receive a separate email with the Zoom meeting instructions before the class (likely the afternoon before). You’ll need the meeting ID and password from this email to join the meeting.

Registration: Class size is limited to 100. To register, click on the button above. If you’re new to our online system and don’t yet have a username and password, simply click the “X” on the pop up and fill out the basic form.

Questions? Email the Outreach & Communications Director, or call 205-719-3678, ext. 3, and leave a voicemail.