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March Meeting: “The Mystery of Maine’s Wildlife”

“The Mystery of Maine’s Wildlife” with Author/Photographer Ed Robinson Monthly Education Meeting March 4th, 2024 4 pm-6 pm Auburn Public Library Featuring Atlantic Puffins, black bears, Northern Saw-whet Owls, Canada lynx, and the American mink along with a couple surprises, Read More…

March 16: Winter Tree ID at Woodbury Sanctuary

Winter Tree Identification Walk Saturday, March 16, 10:00-12:00 Woodbury Sanctuary, Pease Hill Rd., Monmouth Join Maine Master Naturalist Christine Murray for a short hike In Woodbury Sanctuary with a focus on winter tree identification. Even with no leaves on the Read More…

March 2: Snowshoe-a-thon

When: Saturday, March 2, 10:00 am Where: Thorncrag Bird Sanctuary Who: Everyone of all ages and all experience levels Come Saturday, March 2, to snowshoe or take a winter walk on the trails at Thorncrag. there will be a winter Read More…

February Meeting: “Winter Tracking”

Winter Tracking with Ben Nugent, District Supervisor, USDA Wildlife Services in Maine Monthly Education Meeting February 5, 2024 4 pm-6 pm Auburn Public Library Ben will be sharing photographs on winter wildlife tracking, with pictures and examples from the wildlife Read More…

December Meeting: “Birds of Costa Rica”

Monthly Education Meeting December 4th, 2023 4 pm-6 pm Auburn Public Library Stanton Bird Club members Dana Little, Doug Boyd, and Bob Kleckner will share photographs and tales of their experiences while visiting Costa Rica in November 2022. The public Read More…

November Meeting: “The Geology of Maine”

November 6th, 2023 4 pm-6 pm Auburn Public Library Amber Whittaker, Senior Geologist with the Maine Geological Survey (MGS) will explore the amazing diversity of Maine’s geologic landscape and discuss how the natural features were developed from 700 million years Read More…

Annual Meeting on Sunday October 8th, 2023

Michael Boardman, Naturalist/Artist “The Birds of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge” Sunday, October 8th, 2023 L/A Arts, 168 Lisbon St, Lewiston  Wildlife artist and Maine master naturalist, Michael Boardman is known for his watercolor bird portraits and nature journal sketches. Read More…

2023 Nature Week

For the 6th year Stanton Bird Club will be offering ‘Thorncrag Nature Week’ from July 17-21. Running from 9:00 AM to Noon, the program is designed to engage students aged 5-10 in natural history as observed in the Thorncrag Sanctuary. Read More…

Regular Meetings Are Back!

Finally! Regular meetings begin again the fall. And our first meeting will feature a slide show from long-time member Dan Marquis about Bosque del Apache Wildlife Refuge and White Sands National Park. Dan and two of his photographer friends went Read More…