Upcoming Events

August 6, 2017

Free Guided Bird Walk

Lace up your boots and grab your binoculars for Sunday Bird Walks at the Norman Bird Sanctuary. Birding masters and beginners alike are welcome to join our experts as they prowl the best bird watching spots that NBS has to offer. No registration required, just meet in the parking lot at 8 am.

Start: August 6, 2017 8:00 am
End: August 6, 2017 10:00 am

August 16, 2017

Nocturnal Nature

What was that sound!?  Find out about the creatures who wake up as the sun sets and create a symphony of night-time clicks, croaks and trills.  After a brief presentation about the nocturnal mammals, bird and insects in Rhode Island, the group will venture out onto the trails for a rare glimpse into the woods after-hours at NBS.

Recommended for all ages

Rain date: Thursday, August 17th

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Start: August 16, 2017 7:30 pm
End: August 16, 2017 8:30 pm
Cost: $8 Members / $10 Non-members

August 20, 2017

Free Guided Bird Walk

Lace up your boots and grab your binoculars for Sunday Bird Walks at the Norman Bird Sanctuary. Birding masters and beginners alike are welcome to join our experts as they prowl the best bird watching spots that NBS has to offer. No registration required, just meet in the parking lot at 8 am.

Start: August 20, 2017 8:00 am
End: August 20, 2017 10:00 am

August 27, 2017

Hunting for Herptiles

What are herptiles?! This diverse group of animals includes reptiles and amphibians. Learn all about the natural history of herptiles, and which species can be found in Rhode Island.  Guests will be inside for a quick presentation, and then take to the trails for a naturalist-guided hike through NBS property, looking for herptiles along the way.

Some rocky terrain on this hike route makes this an intermediate difficulty level.

Ages 5 and up

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Start: August 27, 2017 1:00 pm
End: August 27, 2017 2:30 pm
Cost: $8 Members / $10 Non-members

September 3, 2017

Free Guided Bird Walk

Lace up your boots and grab your binoculars for Sunday Bird Walks at the Norman Bird Sanctuary. Birding masters and beginners alike are welcome to join our experts as they prowl the best bird watching spots that NBS has to offer. No registration required, just meet in the parking lot at 8 am.

Start: September 3, 2017 8:00 am
End: September 3, 2017 10:00 am

September 17, 2017

Free Guided Bird Walk

Lace up your boots and grab your binoculars for Sunday Bird Walks at the Norman Bird Sanctuary. Birding masters and beginners alike are welcome to join our experts as they prowl the best bird watching spots that NBS has to offer. No registration required, just meet in the parking lot at 8 am.

Start: September 17, 2017 8:00 am
End: September 17, 2017 10:00 am

September 23, 2017

Fall Migration Ecotour

Join the NBS Education Team for an engaging day trip along the southeastern coast of Connecticut in search of unique bird species. September is a beautiful time of year to see waves of migrating birds as they make their way down the Atlantic flyway. Experienced and beginner birders alike are welcome on this itinerary designed to hit several hotspots and a variety of habitats based on current sightings reports. Pack your binoculars, bag lunch, and reusable water bottle. Snacks and water refills are provided. Cameras are encouraged.

Rain date: Saturday, October 7th

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Start: September 23, 2017 6:30 am
End: September 23, 2017 4:30 pm
Cost: $60 Members, $70 Non-members

October 15, 2017

Free Guided Bird Walk

Lace up your boots and grab your binoculars for Sunday Bird Walks at the Norman Bird Sanctuary. Birding masters and beginners alike are welcome to join our experts as they prowl the best bird watching spots that NBS has to offer. No registration required, just meet in the parking lot at 8 am.

Start: October 15, 2017 8:00 am
End: October 15, 2017 10:00 am

October 29, 2017

Free Guided Bird Walk

Lace up your boots and grab your binoculars for Sunday Bird Walks at the Norman Bird Sanctuary. Birding masters and beginners alike are welcome to join our experts as they prowl the best bird watching spots that NBS has to offer. No registration required, just meet in the parking lot at 8 am.

Start: October 29, 2017 8:00 am
End: October 29, 2017 10:00 am

November 12, 2017

Free Guided Bird Walk

Lace up your boots and grab your binoculars for Sunday Bird Walks at the Norman Bird Sanctuary. Birding masters and beginners alike are welcome to join our experts as they prowl the best bird watching spots that NBS has to offer. No registration required, just meet in the parking lot at 8 am.

Start: November 12, 2017 8:00 am
End: November 12, 2017 10:00 am
Norman Bird Sanctuary