July 4, 2017

No July Board Meeting


July 8, 2017

Second Saturday Bird Walk

Location: Civitan Park @ 8 a.m.

This is a great place to see some of our summer residents. 

Leader: Rob Rogers


July 18, 2017

Bethania Audubon Garden Work Day

Join Historic Landscape Coordinator, Michelle Williams, at the Audubon Native Plant Garden at Bethania every third Tuesday of the month to help maintain the garden.

9 a.m.-11 a.m.


July 19, 2017

Birds and Beer

 Five Points Restaurant 109 S. Stratford Rd. 

Meet at 6:00 for a brew and bird talk.


No July Chapter Meeting


July 31, 2017

 Monday Bird Walk

Location: Washington Park @ 8 a.m.

This is a great place to look for summer residents.  

Leader: TBA


August 1, 2017

No August Board Meeting 


August 5, 2017

NC Audubon Chapter Day

9:30 AM until 3 PM; optional zoo field trip 3 – 5:30 PM

North Carolina Zoo, 4401 Zoo Parkway, Asheboro, NC

Register Here before July 31st

For more information: NC Audubon Chapter Day


August 7, 2017

Tickets for Doug Tallamy Event go on sale! 

Visit Old Salem for complete details.


August 12, 2017

Second Saturday Bird Walk

Location: Archie Elledge WWTP @ 8 a.m.

This is a great place to look for shorebirds and other summer visitors! 

Leader: Chuck Thompson


August 15, 2017

Bethania Audubon Garden Work Day

Join Historic Landscape Coordinator, Michelle Williams, at the Audubon Native Plant Garden at Bethania every third Tuesday of the month to help maintain the garden.

9 a.m.-11 a.m.


August 16, 2017

Birds and Beer

 Five Points Restaurant 109 S. Stratford Rd. 

Meet at 6:00 for a brew and bird talk.


August 18, 2017

Canoe/Kayak Birding Trip

Yadkin River

Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.(tentative)

Start: Shoals Yadkin River Access 

4256 Shoals Rd, East Bend, NC 27018

End: Donnaha Park River Access

NC-67, East Bend, NC 27018

Event Organizer: Jesse Anderson


August 27, 2017

Forsyth Audubon Board Retreat

Arbor Acres 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.


August 28, 2017

 Monday Bird Walk

Location: Bethabara Lower Trail @ 8 a.m.

This is a great place to look for summer residents.  

Leader: David Disher


September 5, 2017

Board Meeting 

Arbor Acres Club House - 7 p.m.


September 9, 2017

Second Saturday Bird Walk

Location: Horizons Park @ 8 a.m.

This is a great spot to look for Red-headed Woodpecker and early migratory birds.

Leaders: Craig and Jane McCleary 


September 13, 2017

Swift Watch

Location: TBD 


September 19, 2017

Bethania Audubon Garden Work Day

Join Historic Landscape Coordinator, Michelle Williams, at the Audubon Native Plant Garden at Bethania every third Tuesday of the month to help maintain the garden.

9 a.m.-11 a.m.


September 20, 2017

Birds and Beer

 Five Points Restaurant 109 S. Stratford Rd. 

Meet at 6:00 for a brew and bird talk.


September 25, 2017

 Monday Bird Walk

Location: Bethania- Black Walnut Bottoms @ 8 a.m.

This is a great place to look for summer residents.  

Leaders: Shelley Rutkin & Cynthia Donaldson 


September 26, 2017

Chapter Meeting

Topic: TBA

Historic Bethabara Visitor Center 

Social half-hour at 7 p.m. Meeting begins at 7:30 p.m.


October 3, 2017

Board Meeting 

Arbor Acres Club House - 7 p.m.


October 7, 2017

Forsyth County Big Sit

Join us at Reynolda between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m.

We will bird in shifts all day to see how many species we can find! 

Hopefully we will have better weather than last year, thank you again Nathan Gatto, Rob Rogers and Shelley Rutkin for birding out in Hurricane Matthew!

To sign up for the Big Sit, contact Nathan Gatto 

Learn more about the Global Big Sit


October 14, 2017

Second Saturday Bird Walk

Location: Reynolda @ 8 a.m.

This is a great spot to look for migratory birds.

Leader: Rob Rogers


October 17, 2017

Bethania Audubon Garden Work Day

Join Historic Landscape Coordinator, Michelle Williams, at the Audubon Native Plant Garden at Bethania every third Tuesday of the month to help maintain the garden.

9 a.m.-11 a.m.


October 18, 2017

Birds and Beer

 Five Points Restaurant 109 S. Stratford Rd. 

Meet at 6:00 for a brew and bird talk.


October 30, 2017

 Monday Bird Walk

Location: Quarry Park @ 8 a.m.

Come check out this new location for Forsyth Audubon, we hope to see some fall migrants and maybe even some waterfowl.  

Leader: Jesse Anderson 


October 24, 2017

Chapter Meeting

Topic: TBA

Historic Bethabara Visitor Center 

Social half-hour at 7 p.m. Meeting begins at 7:30 p.m.


November 7, 2017

Board Meeting 

Arbor Acres Club House - 7 p.m.


November 11, 2017

Second Saturday Bird Walk

Location: Bethania-Black Walnut Bottoms @ 9 a.m. (note the time change)

This is a great spot to look for sparrows and other winter residents.

Leaders: Shelley Rutkin & Cynthia Donaldson 


November 15, 2017

Birds and Beer

Five Points Restaurant 109 S. Stratford Rd. 

Meet at 6:00 for a brew and bird talk.


November 21, 2017

Bethania Audubon Garden Work Day

Join Historic Landscape Coordinator, Michelle Williams, at the Audubon Native Plant Garden at Bethania every third Tuesday of the month to help maintain the garden.

9 a.m.-11 a.m.


November 27, 2017

Monday Bird Walk

Location: Salem Lake @ 9 a.m. (note the time change)

This is a great place to look for waterfowl.   

Leader: Carol Cunningham


November 28, 2017

Chapter Meeting

Film: TBA

Historic Bethabara Visitor Center 

Social half-hour at 7 p.m. Meeting begins at 7:30 p.m.


December 5, 2017

Board Meeting 

Arbor Acres Club House - 7 p.m.


December 9, 2017

Second Saturday Bird Walk

Location: Tanglewood Park @ 9 a.m.

This is a great spot to look for some winter residents. 

Leader: Ron Morris


December 19, 2017

Bethania Audubon Garden Work Day

Join Historic Landscape Coordinator, Michelle Williams, at the Audubon Native Plant Garden at Bethania every third Tuesday of the month to help maintain the garden.

9 a.m.-11 a.m.


December 20, 2017

Birds and Beer

 Five Points Restaurant 109 S. Stratford Rd. 

Take a break from your holiday shopping and join us at 6:00 p.m. for a brew and bird talk.


December 25, 2017

 No Monday Bird Walk


December 25, 2017

No Chapter Meeting