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Calendar of Events

BRI wants to keep you informed about our upcoming events. We hope that you will join us for some of the wonderful adventures we have planned. Check out what’s new, below, and put us on your calendar. All events listed here are open to the public.

May 2013

Flying Wild Workshop
Leaders: Linda Woodard (Maine Audubon) and Patrick Keenan (Biodiversity Research Institute)

Date: May 10
Time: 7 AM -1 PM
Where: Maine Audubon and the River Point Conservation Area (bird banding site just minutes from Maine Audubon)
Fee: $30
To Register, contact: Linda Woodard at 207-781-2330 x213 or
Deadline to register: Friday, May 3

The day will start at River Point bird banding station just minutes from Maine Audubon in Falmouth. Participants will learn about bird banding, migration and research performed by and through Biodiversity Research Institute, along with classroom connections and activities. Participants will receive the Flying WILD activity guide, along with a variety of Maine bird posters, handouts, and supplemental information. Click here for more details.

May/June 2013

International Migratory Bird Days
Saturdays: May 4, 11, 17 and June 1
Time: Banding presentation begins at 8:00 AM.
Where: BRI's River Point bird banding station at River Point Conservation Area in Falmouth.
To help us plan better for your visit, please RSVP to Patrick Keenan at

Please Note: We will not be on site over Memorial Day weekend - May 24-27.

July 2013

Bird Banding Breakfast with Maine Audubon
Wednesday, July 10
Time: 7:00-9:00 AM.

Click here for more details about this event.