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Katie McInnis

Bird City

Hello Lane Audubon, my name is Katie McInnis. I’m here to tell you about the Bird City Americas program. Bird Cities is a program that was launched in Wisconsin in 2003. The goal was to help municipalities do their part…

Announcements

Thanks to Rose BrittonNew Nature-Oriented Event Calendar for AdultsVolunteer Breeding Bird Surveyor NeededBooth Set-Up Volunteer NeededThanks to Rose Britton Many thanks to Rose Britton for presenting an “Introduction to Birdwatching” for kids at the Springfield Public Library. Rose was assisted by…

Special Volunteer Opportunity: Audubon in the Schools!

We are very excited to have a newly expanded team working on the Audubon in the Schools program now! Kathy Wilson, Barb Pope, Rose Britton, Marty Merrill, Janet Barnes, and Sue Markley have been organizing the lesson plans, specimens, and…

New Program Committee Chair

We are happy to announce that Dennis Arendt has taken on the role of LCAS Program Coordinator! Thank you to Dennis for your willingness to bring your talents to Lane Audubon Programs! Welcome Dennis—we look forward to working with you! 

Volunteer Needed! Quail Distributor

LCAS is in need of a volunteer who can distribute the Quail to a half dozen locations around town at the first of the month nine times each year. This volunteer position takes only a small amount of time but…

Seeking Sponsors for Audubon Adventures

Audubon Adventures is back with a brand new learning kit for the 2017-18 school year, entitled “Birds, Bees, Flowers and Trees.” Some teachers have started placing their orders and are eager to share the new material with students!  This year’s…

Thanks and Farewell to Caryn Stoess

We want to thank Caryn Stoess for her service on the Lane Audubon Board since January of 2015. She took on the Audubon in the Schools program, one of our important educational activities. Caryn has been a great asset as…

Have fun! Get involved! Volunteer! We need your help!

Audubon in the Schools Program CoordinatorThe Audubon in the Schools (AITS) curriculum comprises five fun-filled lessons that combine bird biology and basic art techniques. Originally developed by artist Kris Kirkeby, our former Education Chair, the lessons are excellent examples of…