BirdWatch Ireland Wicklow events

Tuesday 13 November: The Birds and Other Wildlife of Cape Clear, by Steve Wing (Cape Clear Wildlife Officer). Glenview Hotel, 8.00pm.

Come along and hear fantastic stories of another eventful season at the Cape Clear Bird Observatory, hear about encounters with rare American visitors: Veery, Scarlet tanager & Swainsons thrush. This is an event not to be missed!

Saturday 24 November: Garden Bird Workshop at the East Coast Nature Reserve, Newcastle.

Meet at the main entrance on Sea Road at 10.00amGarden Bird Workshop at the ECNR, to include what birds to watch out for in your garden this winter, tips on bird ID, how to make an Apple Bird Feeder, and what foods attract different species with a selection for sale on the day from BWI.

Tuesday 11 December: “12 Birds of Christmas”. Glenview Hotel, 8.00pm.

An exploration, in word, image and sound, of birds linked to the “12 Days of Christmas” song [with some poetic licence]. Expect to hear about Turtle Doves, Partridges and drumming Wood Peckers.

Saturday 15 December: Birds of Greystones Harbour.

A birdwatching outing suitable for children. Meet at Greystones Marina at 10.00am.


A reminder that admission to indoor meetings is free and open to everyone, however, we would be very grateful for contributions towards covering the cost of the meeting room.  

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