Programs & Outings

PENINSULA
FIELD
NATURALISTS

September - July
2018 - 2019
Established 1954

Niagara Region Headquarters
Committee Room 4
1815 Sir Isaac Brock Way
(formerly St. David's Road West)

Bob Highcock
President
906-688-1260

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Outings

RUTHVEN PARK ( fall migrants )
Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 8:30 am
Meet at Shopper’s Drug Mart Plaza in Fonthill to carpool.
Bring your lunch.
Carol Horvat 905-687-8562
Marlene Sanders 905-414-9233

MUD LAKE CONSERVATION AREA
Saturday, October 6, 2018 at 9:00 am
Meet at Elm Street entrance to the Conservation Area..
Bob Highcock & Jean Hampson
905-688-1260

GLENRIDGE QUARRY NATURALIZATION SITE
Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 9:00 am
Meet at the parking area for the site on St. David’s Road. ( Regional Road 71 )
Bob & Jean 905-688-1260

IN SEARCH OF THE PURPLE SANDPIPER
Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 8:30 am
Meet at the yellow gate at the end of Seaway Haulage Road, Port Weller east.
John Black 905-684-0143

PFN CHRISTMAS BIRD COUNT
Sunday, December 16, 2018
If interested in participating call
Bob Highcock 905-688-1260

DUCK COUNT FOR THE MNRF ANNUAL WATERFOWL CENSUS
Sunday, January 6, 2019
Contact John Black 905-684-0143 if interested in participating.

SWAYZE FALLS HIKE
Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 10:00 am
Meet at the parking lot for Short Hills P.P. at the Roland Road entrance.
Barb West 905-935-5339

WINDEMERE BASIN & SURROUNDING AREA
Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 9:00 am
Meet at Prudhomme’s to carpool.
Bring money for lunch at Hutch’s.
Bob & Jean 905-688-1260

HAWKWATCH OPEN HOUSE
Good Friday, April 19, 2019 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Beamer Conservation Area, Grimsby.
This is an opportunity to observe migrating raptors.
Carol Horvat 905-687-8562

LOUTH CONSERVATION AREA ( wildflowers )
Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 9:30 am
Meet at Rockway Community Centre on Pelham Road to carpool.
Bob & Jean 905-688-1260

MARTINDALE AREA BIRDING
Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 8:00 am
Meet at the Huntington Plaza on Martindale Road & Erion Road.
Jean Hampson 905-688-1260

MALCOLMSON ECO- PARK
Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 8:30 am
A good site for warblers & other migrants.
Meet at the parking lot off Lakeshore Road at Niagara Street.
Barb West 905-935-5539

ST. JOHN’S CONSERVATION AREA EVENING WALK
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 6:30 pm
Park in the small parking lot before the gate.
( The gate is locked at 8:00 pm )
Bob & Jean 905-688-1260

WINDMILL POINT & AREA
Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 8:30 am
Meet at Shopper’s in Fonthill.
Bring a lunch.
Bob & Jean 905-688-1260

MORGAN’S POINT
Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 9:00 am
Meet at Shopper’s in Fonthill & bring lunch.
Bob Highcock 905-688-1260

JAYCEE PARK ( evening walk )
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at 7:00 pm
543 Ontario Street. Bring some money to buy ice–cream in Port Dalhousie.
Jean Hampson 905-688-1260

Monthly Indoor Program

7:30 p.m. on the fourth Monday
of each month from September to April.

September 24, 2018
DAVID CHAPMAN
Topic: Photography in Motion

October 22, 2018
TIM ARTHUR
Topic: Algonquin
(birds & ammals in Algonquin Park)

November 26, 2018
FIONA HUNTER
Topic: Tracking Invasive Mosquito Species.
( how citizen scientists can help ) Also our Dessert Night.

There is no meeting in
December 2018

January 28, 2019
TROUTS UNLIMITED
(trout in the Twelve Mile Creek)

February 25, 2019
BRAD CLEMENTS
Topic: Identifying bird nests in Niagara.

March 25, 2019
PAUL PHILP
Topic: Butterflies

April 22, 2019 at 6:00 p.m.
ANNUAL POTLUCK DINNER

This year we are asking you to bring your favourite dish to share. Also bring your own plate, cup and utensils. Contributions to our raffle table would be welcomed.
Carol Horvat 905-687-8562

ANNUAL PICNIC: Location and date to be announced. Members and their sp1ouse/partner only.

Executive

President:
Bob Highcock
Past President:
Vacant
Secretary:
Wendy Bradley
Treasurer:
Janet Damude

Directors
Carol Horvat
Roman Olszewski
Barb West
Jean Hampson
Marlene Sanders
Doug Gillard

Membership:
Rick Young

Newsletter:
Lorraine Joyce-Brown

Webmaster
Adrian Lawler