February 2020

(Sat) Feb 1              1:00pm-2:00pm; Discoveries in Bird Migration, Free slideshow presentation, Wiggin Library,                                                Stratham, NH.

January 2020

(Wed) Jan 29          6:00pm-7:00pm; Discoveries in Bird Migration, Free slideshow presentation, Smyth Public Library,                                        Candia, NH.


​(Thu) Jan 16          10:15am-11:15am; NH Backyard Birds, Private Event, Exeter Garden Club, Wiggin Library,                                                     Stratham, NH.


(Wed) Jan 15          6:30pm-7:30pm; Discoveries in Bird Migration, Free slideshow presentation. Griffin Free Library.                                           Auburn, NH. 


(Fri) Jan 10             6:30pm - 8:30pm; Full Moon Winter Hike; Northwood Meadows State Park, Northwood, NH.

December 2019

(Sun) Dec 29        Marginal Way Birding, Ogunquit, ME

Notable Sightings - Harlequin Duck, Black Scoter, Common Goldeneye, Bufflehead, Common Loon
Full Bird Sightings


(Sat) Dec 28        Plum Island Birding, Newburyport, MA

Notable Sightings - Snowy Owl (3), Rough-legged Hawk, Northern Harrier, Yellow-rumped Warbler

Full Bird Sightings


​​October 2019

(Sun) Oct 6          Bizarre Birds of the World, Slideshow Presentation, Hollis Social Library, Hollis, NH.


(Wed) Oct 2        Bizarre Birds of the World, Slideshow Presentation, Barrington Public Library, Barrington, NH.

September 2019

​(Tue) Sept 24        7:30pm-8:30pm; Backyard Birds, Slideshow Presentation, PRIVATE EVENT, RiverWoods Retirement                                    Community, Exeter, NH.

August 2019

(Sat) Aug 24          Yankee Clipper Harbor Cruise, Newburyport, MA.

Notable Sightings - Bald Eagle, Osprey, Greater Yellowlegs, Glossy Ibis, Bottle-nosed Dolphin, Harbor Seal

​Full Bird Sightings


(Wed) Aug 21       Hawks and Hawk Migration, Slideshow Presentation, Derry Public Library, Derry, NH.


​(Fri) Aug 9            Backyard Birds, Slideshow Presentation, PRIVATE EVENT, Wentworth Senior Living                                                                 Portsmouth, NH.


(Wed) Aug 7        Bizarre Birds of the World, Slideshow Presentation, Free event sponsored by Epsom Public Library.
                                                                                July 2019

​(Tue) Jul 16          Backyard Birds; Slideshow Presentation. Free Event sponsored by the Pelham Public Library,                                             Pelham, NH.


(Sat) Jul 13          Plum Island Birdwatching. $59 per person. Email Listers $30 per person. Make Reservation.

Notable Sightings: Piping Plover, Least Sandpiper, Baltimore Oriole, Least Tern

(Tue) Jul 2           Birds of Benson Park in Hudson, NH; Slideshow Presentation, Free Event by                                                                              the Rodgers Memorial Library, Hudson, NH.

​(Tue) Jul 2           Birdwalk; Benson Park, Hudson, NH. Free Event sponsored by the Rodgers                                                                                Memorial Library, Hudson, NH.

​Notable Sightings: Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Cedar Waxwing, Yellow Warbler, Eastern Bluebird

June 2019

(Thu) Jun 20         Backyard Birds, Slideshow Presentation, Free event by the Libbie Cass Library, Springfield, NH.


(Thu) Jun 13         Plum Island - Private Tour, Newburyport, MA.

Notable Sightings: Least Tern, Bobolink, Osprey, Snowy Egret, Gadwall


(Sat) Jun 9            Bicknell's Thrush Hike on Saddleback Mountain, Rangeley Birding Festival, Rangeley, ME. 

Notable Sightings: Bicknell's Thrush, Canada Jay, Northern Goshawk, Winter Wren, Yellow-bellied Flycatcher


(Sat) Jun 8            Bicknell's Thrush Hike on Saddleback Mountain, Rangeley Birding Festival, Rangeley, ME. 

Notable Sightings: Bicknell's Thrush, Olive-sided Flycatcher, Blackpoll Warbler, Magnolia Warbler


​(Thu) Jun 6           Backyard Birds, Slideshow Presentation, Hampton Falls Free Library, Hampton Falls, NH.


​​(Tue) Jun 4           Backyard Birds. Slideshow Presentation, Barrington Historical Society.

​May 2019

​​(Sat) May 25        9Franconia Notch Birding Trip

Notable Sightings: Blackburnian Warbler, Black-throated Blue Warbler, Black-throated Green Warbler

(Mon) May 20      5:30pm-8:30pm; Birds of the Sunapee Region, Slideshow Presentation and  Birdwalk.

Notable Sighting: Scarlet Tanager, Black-and-white Warbler, Black-throated Green Warbler, Barred Owl (H)

​(Fri) May 17         Spring Migrant Birdwalk, Free event sponsored by the North Hampton Public Library.

Notable Sightings: Northern Parula, American Redstart, Common Nighthawk, Black-throated Green Warbler

​(Thu) May 16       Birds of the White Mountains, Slideshow Presentation, Gilford Free Library, Gilford, NH


​​(Wed) May 15      Redline Hiking, Slideshow Presentation, Smyth Library, Candia, NH.


​(Mon) May 13     NH Backyard Birds, Slideshow Presentation, Fiske Free Library, Claremont, NH.


​(Mon) May 13     Spring Migrant Birdwalk, Nesmith Library, Windham, NH.

Notable Sightings: Northern Parula, Yellow Warbler, Red-eyed Vireo, Eastern Phoebe

April 2019

(Thu) Apr 25        7:00am-9am; Marginal Way Birding, Ogunquit, ME.

Notable Sightings: Harlequin Duck, Common Loon, Long-tailed Duck, Great Egret

​Full Sightings


(Wed) Apr 10       6:30pm - 7:30pm; Bizarre Birds of the World, Slideshow Presentation, Derry Public Library.


(Mon) Apr 1          7:00pm - 8:00pm; Bizarre Birds of the World, Slideshow Presentation, Moultonborough Public                                             Library

March 2019

(Tue) Mar 19        6:30pm - 7:30pm; Birds of the White Mountains, Slideshow Presentation, North Hampton Public                                        Library.


(Wed) Mar 13       6:00pm - 7:00pm; Bizarre Birds of the World, Slideshow Presentation, Wiggin Memorial Library,                                          Free event sponsored by the Wiggin Memorial Library, Stratham, NH.

February 2019

(Wed) Feb 24       7:00pm - 8:00pm; Bizarre Birds of the World, Slideshow Presentation, Jackson Public Library, Free                                     event sponsored by the Jackson Public Library, Jackson, NH.


(Wed) Feb 6         7:00pm - 8:00pm; Bizarre Birds of the World, Slideshow Presentation, Dunbar Free Library, Free                                         event sponsored by the Dunbar Free Library, Grantham, NH.

January 2019

(Wed) Jan 23       NH Backyard Birds; Nesmith Public Library, Windham, NH.


(Tue) Jan 1           Marginal Way Birding, Ogunquit, ME.

​Notable Sightings - Harlequin Duck, White-winged Scoter, Surf Scoter, Long-tailed Duck, Common Loon

December 2018

(Mon) Dec 31       Winter Hike, Tamworth, NH. Private Event.


​(Sat) Dec 1            Plum Island Birding, Newburyport, MA

Notable Sightings - Snowy Owl, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Northern Pintail, Northern Harreir

November 2018

(Sun) Nov 18      Marginal Way Birding, Ogunquit, ME.

Notable Sightings - Harlequin Duck, Purple Sandpiper, White-crowned Sparrow, White-winged Scoter

​Full Sightings


​(Wed) Nov 14       NH Backyard Birds, Slideshow Presentation, Paul Memorial Library.


(Sun) Nov 11      Winter Hike, Lonesome Lake in Franconia Notch, NH.

Notable Sightings - Lonesome Lake (and hut), Franconia Ridge (snow covered), Cascade Brook, Kinsman Falls


(Thu) Nov 8        Marginal Way Birding, Ogunquit, ME

​Notable Sightings - Razorbill, Harlequin Duck, Bald Eagle, Northern Harrier, Bonaparte's Gull

​Full Sightings

October 2018

(Wed) Oct 24      Plum Island Birding, Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Newburyport, MA.

Notable Sightings - Snowy Owl, Eurasian Wigeon, Clay-colored Sparrow, Cape May Warbler, Peregrine Falcon

Full Sightings


(Thu) Oct 18       Plum Island Birding, Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Newburyport, MA.

Notable Sightings - Northern Goshawk, Tennessee Warbler, Swainson's Thrush, Black-throated Blue Warbler

Full Sightings


​(Wed) Oct 17      Bizarre Birds of the World, Slideshow Presentation, Smyth Public Library,  Candia, NH.


(Sat) Oct 13             Fall Foliage Hike, Mt. Israel, Sandwich, NH. 


​​(Fri) Oct 12              Plum Island Birding, Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Newburyport, MA.

Notable Sightings - Clay-colored Sparrow, Peregrine Falcon, Black-throated Blue Warbler

Full Sightings


(Sat) Oct 6              Hawkwatch, Mt. Blue Job, Farmington, NH.

Notable Sightings - Northern Harrier, Merlin, American Kestrel, Sharp-shinned Hawk


(Wed) Oct 3            NH Backyards Birds, Slideshow Presentation, Kensington Public Library,  Kensington, NH.

​September 2018

(Sun) Sep 30          Hawkwatch. Blue Job Mtn, Farmington, NH. 

Notable Sightings - American Kestrel, Sharp-shinned Hawk, Cooper's Hawk, Yellow-bellied Sapsucker


(Sat) Sep 22           Hawkwatch. Blue Job Mtn. Farmington, NH.

Notable Sightings - Peregrine Falcon, Broad-winged Hawk, Osprey, American Kestrel, Common Raven


(Fri) Sep 14-17      White Mountains Hut-to-Hut Backpack. 4 days / 3 nights. Private Event.

(Mon) Sep 10        Backyards Birds, Slideshow Presentation, Epsom Public Library, Free event                                                                               sponsored by Epsom Public Library, Epsom, NH.

(Sun) Sep 2            Birding Parker River NWR, Plum Island, Newburyport, MA
Notable Sightings - Northern Harrier, Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Northern Gannet, American Black Duck(Sat)


(Sat) Sep 1           Birding Parker River NWR, Plum Island, Newburyport, MA

Notable Sightings - Northern Harrier, Willet, Greater Yellowlegs, Lesser Yellowlegs, Short-billed Dowitcher

August 2018

​​​(Thu) Aug 30        Talk and Walk; Bird of Wendell Marsh South, Free event sponsored                                                                                              by the Abbott Library in Sunapee, NH

Notable Sightings - Wood Duck, Canada Goose, Black-capped Chickadee


(Thu) Aug 23        Birding with AirBNB Experiences, Parker River NWR, Plum Island, Newburyport, MA

Notable Sightings - Peregrine Falcon, Northern Harrier, Black-bellied Plover

Full Sightings


(Tue) Aug 8           Mississippi Kite Viewing; Durham, NH. Special Event for OWE Email List Members. Free.

Notable Sightings - Fledgling Mississippi Kite


(Mon) July 16        Talk and Walk; Birds of the Sunapee Region; Free event sponsored by the Newbury Public Library                                     in Newbury, NH

(Mon) July 16        Bird Walk; John Hay NWR, Newbury, NH; Sponsored by the Newbury Recreation Department

Notable Sightings - Black-throated Blue Warbler, Chestnut-sided Warbler, Black-throated Green Warbler


(Sun) July 14         Birds and Blooms Hike; Mt. Osceola, Waterville Valley, NH. Private Birding Event

(Mon) July 2          Birding Hike; Five Finger Point Conservation Area, Holderness, NH. Private Birding Event


(Sat) Jun 23            8:00am-10:30am; Bicknell's Thrush Tour;  White Mountains National Forest

Notable Sightings - Bicknell's Thrush, Hairy Woodpecker, White-throated Sparrow, Slate-colored Junco


(Sat) Jun 16            8:30am-1:30am; Bicknell's Thrush Tour; White Mountains National Forest

Notable Sightings - Bicknell's Thrush, Gray Jay, Boreal Chickadee, Blackpoll Warbler

​Full Sightings


​(Sun) May 13         6:00am-10am; Mont Vernon, NH Private Birding Session​


(Sat) May 12          7:00am-9:00am; Bird Walk; Batchelder Easement, Thompson Rd.-Pittsfield, NH.

Notable Sightings - Blackburnian Warbler, Black-throated Blue Warbler, Nashville Warbler, Louisiana Waterthrush

Full Sightings


(Thu) May 10         6:00pm-7:00pm; Slideshow Presentation - NH Backyard Birds;  Free to the Public. Sponsored by Gilmanton Public Library, Gilmanton, NH.


(Tue) May 8            7:00pm-8:00pm; Slideshow Presentation - Birds of the White Mountains; Free to the Public. Sponsored by the Wakefield-Brookfield Historical Society, Wakefield, NH.

(Sun) May 6           6:00am-1:00pm; Plum Island Birding  at Parker River NWR, Plum Island, MA.

Notable Sightings - Prothonotary Warbler, Snowy Owl, Northern Waterthrush, American Redstart, Northern Parula

Full Sightings


(Mon) Apr 23 6pm-8pm Weekly Birding Series - Pudding Pond, North Conway, NH.

Notable Sightings - Belted Kingfisher, Great Blue Heron,  Winter Wren, Pine Warbler

Full Sightings


(Tue) Apr 17  7pm-8pm Slideshow Presentation  Birds of the White Mountains, Dover Public Library.


(Sat) Feb 24 9:00am-12:00pm; Birding Trip; Snowy Owl Search; NH Seacoast.

Notable Sightings - Snowy Owl, Bald Eagle, Glaucous Gull, Greater Scaup, Great Cormorant, Surf Scoter


(Fri) Feb 23 2:00pm-3:00pm; Slideshow Presentation -  Wild Tales of Wildlife Encounters; RiverMead Retirement Community, Peterborough, NH.


(Thu) Feb 22 2:00pm-3:00pm; Slideshow Presentation -  Bizarre Birds of the World;  Free to the Public. Sponsored by The Howe Library; Hanover, NH


 (Wed) Feb 14; Slideshow Presentation - NH Backyard Birds; Hampton Garden Club. Hampton, NH

January 2018

(Wed) Jan 31 6:30pm - 8:00pm; Full Moon Snowshoe (Beginner Ability); Northwood Meadows SP, Northwood, NH

​December 2017

(Tue) Dec 26 9:00am-2:00pm; Pemi Trail - Day-After Christmas Winter Hike (Beginner Level). 

Notable Sightings - Pileated Woodpecker, Slate-colored Junco


(Mon) Dec 25 9:00am-3pm; Ore Hill section of the Appalachian Trail - Christmas Day Winter Hike (Intermediate Level). 

Notable Sightings - Pileated Woodpecker, Hairy Woodpecker

​(Sun) Dec 17 ALL DAY; Annual Lee/Durham Christmas Birdcount

Notable Sightings - 2nd highest count for Slate-colored Junco, Red-tailed Hawk, Eastern Bluebird, American Robin

November 2017

***PRIVATE EVENT*** ​(Tue) Nov 14; Slideshow Presentation - NH Backyard Birds; Lakes Region Retired Educators Association; Meredith, NH.


October 2017

***PRIVATE EVENT*** ​(Wed) Oct 20; Slideshow Presentation - Redline Hiking the White Mountains; RiverMead Retirement Community; Peterborough, NH


​(Wed) Oct 11 7:00pm-8:00pm; Slideshow Presentation - NH Backyard Birds; Free to Public. Sponsored by Newfields Public Library. Newfields, NH.

September 2017

(Sat) Sept 16; 9:00am - 1:00pm; Hawkwatch, Mt. Blue Job, Farmington, NH. 

Notable Sightings - Bald Eagle, Peregrine Falcon, Broad-winged Hawk

Full Bird Sightings


​(Wed) Sept 13; 7:30pm-8:30pm; Slideshow Presentation - Franconia Breeding Bird Survey, Free to the Public. Sponsored by Seacoast Chapter of Audubon Society of New Hampshire, Rye, NH.

August 2017

​(Mon) August 21 - 24; 4 day / 3 night AMC hut to hut to hut backpack over northern Presidentials.


(Sun) Aug 6 8:00am-2:00pm; Pelagic Birding on Granite State Whale Watch, Rye Harbor, NH.

Notable Sightings - Northern Gannet, Wilson's Storm-Petrel, Black Guillemot ... Mola Mola

July 2017

(Mon) July 31 6:00pm-8:00pm; Weekly Birding Series; Vaughn Woods State Park, South Berwick, ME.

Notable Sightings - Osprey, Great Crested Flycatcher, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Belted Kingfisher

Full Bird Sightings


(Wed) July 19 7:00-8:30pm; Slideshow Presentation - Redline Hiking in the White Mountains, Free to the Public. Sponsored by the Amherst Town Library, Amherst, NH

(Tue) July 18 7:00am-9:00am; Private Group Birding; Riverlands Conservation Area, Canterbury, NH.

Notable Sightings - Green Heron, Baltimore Oriole, Black-and-white Warbler

Full Bird Sightings


(Mon) July 17 6:00pm-8:00pm; Weekly Birding Series; Massabesic Audubon Center, Auburn, NH.

Notable Sightings - Eastern Bluebird, Eastern Kingbird

Full Bird Sightings


(Thu) July 13 6:30pm-7:30pm; Slideshow - NH's Backyard Birds, North Hampton Library

June 2017

(Sat) Jun 24 3:30pm - 8:30pm; Smarts Mountain Twilight Hike; Lyme, NH.

Notable Birds - Bicknell's Thrush, Blackpoll Warbler, Magnolia Warbler, Nashville Warbler

Full Bird Sightings


​(Sat) Jun 24 10am-12pm; Bear Brook SP; Allenstown, NH. Sponsored by UNH Cooperative Extension - PRIVATE EVENT

Notable Birds - Alder Flycatcher, Prairie Warbler, Eastern Towhee, Veery

Full Bird Sightings


(Sat) May 27 - 10:00am - 3:00pm; Birds and Blooms; Sugarloaf Mtn., 4.2 miles RT; Groveton, NH.

Notable Birds - Boreal Chickadee, Blackpoll Warbler, Least Flycatcher

Notable Flowers - Painted Trilium, Hobblebush, Trout Lily

Full Bird Sightings


(Sat) May 13 - 7:00am - 9:00am Birding Trip; Fordway Brook Preserve, Candia, NH

Notable - Louisiana Waterthrush, Scartlet Tanager, Prairie Warbler, Black-throated Green Warbler

Full Sightings

(Mon) May 8 6:00pm - 8:00pm Weekly Birding Series;  Chapman's Landing, Newfields, NH.

Notable - Incubating Bald Eagle, (3) Green Heron

April 2017

(Thu) Apr 20 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm Presentation: Birds of the White Mountains, Moultonborough, NH (Free Event) Sponsor- Loon Center

(Sun) Apr 16 - 8am-4pm Easter Birding Trip; Coastal NH to Plum Island.

Notable - Red-throated Loon, Great Egret, Osprey, Swamp Sparrow, Pine Warbler, Purple Finch, American Kestrel

March 2017

(Tue) Mar 28 - 6:30pm- 7:30pm Presentation: Redline Hiking in the Whites, Hanover, NH (Free Event); Sponsor- The Howe Library.

(Sun) Mar 5 - 9:00am - 2pm Snowshoe Climb  (Intermediate Ability); Nickerson Ledge; 4.0 miles (RT); Albany, NH.

February 2017

(Sun) Feb 26, 9:00am-2:00pm Snowshoe Climb (Advanced ability); 5.6 miles (RT); Mt. Tremont, Bartlett, NH.

(Sat) Feb 25, 9:00am-12:00pm Winter Ecology Snowshoe (Beginner ability); 2.0 miles (RT); Pudding Pond, Green Hills Preserve, North Conway, NH

(Sat) Feb 11, 6pm-8pm Full Moon Snowshoe (Beginner ability); Northwood Meadows State Park, Northwood, NH

January 2017

(Mon) Jan 16, 9:00am-1:00pm Winter Birding Class; Newburyport/Plum  Island

           Notable - Glaucous Gull, Northern Harrier, American Wigeon, Greater Scaup, Northern Pintail

           Full Sightings Seabrook Harbor

           Full Sightings Joppa Flats

December 2016

(Fri Dec 30) 9am-1:30pm; Winter Ecology Hike; Nickerson Ledge, Albany, NH

           Notable - Bald Eagle (on drive north); Common Raven; No winter tracks (too soon after storm)

(Wed Dec 27) 9am-2pm; Birding Class; Seabrook-Salisbury

           Notable - Peregrine Falcon, Northern Gannet, Razorbill, Glaucous Gull

           Full Sightings Hampton Beach State Park

           Full Sightings Seabrook Harbor

           Full Sightings Atlantic Ocean from Haverhill St., Seabrook, NH

(Tue Dec 26) 11am - 3p Snowshoe Hike; Diagonal Trail and Bee Line; Randolph, NH

(Mon Dec 25) 10a-12p Snowshoe Hike; Atwell Hill (Appalachian Trail segment), Orford, NH

(Sun Dec 4) 10a-1p Birding Class; Marginal Way, Ogunquit, ME

          Notable - Harlequin Duck, Black Scoter, Common Eider Full Sightings


(Sun Nov 12) 9a - 12p Fall Hike (All); Kelley Trail - Old Mast Rd, Wonalancet, NH

         Notable - Great gorge hike. Golden-crowned Kinglet, Lion's Mane Fungus


(Sun Oct 30) 9a - 12p Fall Hike (All); Red Hill, Moultonborough, NH

           Notable - Late (but good) Fall Foliage, Fire Tower views, The Cabin

(Sun Oct 16) 9a-3p;  Fall Hike (Advanced); Ice Gulch; Randolph, NH

         Notable - Fantastic Fall Foliage, Extreme rock scrambling through Ice Gulch, Ruffed Grouse


(Sat Sep 17) Hawk Watch, Mt. Blue Job, Farmington, NH

         Notable - Osprey, American Kestrel Full Sightings

(Fri Sep 9)  Presentation: Hawks and Hawk Watching in New Hampshire, Becoming an Outdoors-Woman; Private Event

(Sat Sep 3) - Hawk Watch, Mt. Agamenticus, York, ME

          Notable - Bald Eagle, Northern Harrier, Merlin Full Sightings


(Sat Aug 27) -  Hawk Watch, Mt. Blue Job, Farmington, NH

          Notable - Northern Goshawk, MerlinFull Sightings

(Sat Aug 13) - Optics Fair, Bird Watcher's Supply, Newburyport, MA

(Wed Aug 3) - Presentation: Birds of the White Mountains, Lane Memorial Library, Hampton, NH


(Sun Jul 31) - Bicknell's Thrush Tour, Caps Ridge Trail, Jefferson Notch, NH

         Notable - Bay-breasted Warbler, Boreal ChickadeeFull Sightings

(Sun Jul 17) - Bear Brook State Park, Allenstown, NH

         Notable - Chestnut-sided Warbler Full Sightings

(Sun July 10) - Bicknell's Thrush Tour, Caps Ridge Trail, Jefferson Notch, NH

         Notable - Bicknell's Thrush, Yellow-bellied Flycatcher Full Sightings


(Wed June 29) - Mississippi Kite Tour, Newmarket, NH

         Notable - Mississippi Kite, Northern Rough-winged Swallow Full Sightings

(Sun June 26) - Bicknell's Thrush Tour, Caps Ridge Trail, Jefferson Notch, NH

         Notable - Bicknell's Thrush, Black-backed Woodpecker Full Sightings

(Sat June 4) - Kayak and Bird, North River Lake, Barrington, NH (Private Event)

        Notable - Warbling Vireo, Black-throated Blue Warbler Full Sightings

(Sat June 28) - Birdwalk, Miller State Park, Peterborough, NH

        Notable - Pileated Woodpecker, Ovenbird Full Sightings


(Sat May 21) Birdwalk, Northwood Meadows State Park, Northwood, NH

        Notable - Brown Creeper, Scarlet Tanager Full Sightings

(Sat May 14) Birdwalk with Bear-Paw Regional Greenways, Deerfield, NH

        Notable - Blanding's Turtle, Wood Thrush Full Sightings

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