Programs & Outings

PENINSULA
FIELD
NATURALISTS

September - June
2019 - 2020
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

ROCK POINT
Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 8:30 am
Meet at Shopper’s Drug Mart Plaza in Fonthill to carpool. Bring a lunch.
Bob Highcock & Jean Hampson
Home: 905-688-1260
Cell: 905-327-5457

MORGAN’S POINT
Sunday, October 6, 2019 at 9:00 am
Meet at Shopper’s Plaza in Fonthill. Bring a lunch.
Bob Highcock
905-688-1260 or 905-327-5457

ROTARY PARK
Sunday, October 27, 2019 at 9:00 am
Meet at the park. ( on Pelham Rd between Vansickle & Louth ) 395 Pelham Rd – on left side if coming from St. Catharines
Bob & Jean 905-688-1260

IN SEARCH OF THE PURPLE SANDPIPER
Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 8:30 am
Meet at the yellow gate at the end of Seaway Haulage Road, Port Weller east.
Barb West 905-935-5339

OFO OUTING PORT WELLER EAST
Saturday, November 30, 2019 at 9:30 am
Meet at the yellow gate at the end of Seaway Haulage Road.
Bob Highcock 905-688-1260 or 905-327-5457

PFN CHRISTMAS BIRD COUNT
Sunday, December 15, 2019.
If interested in participating call
Bob Highcock 905-688-1260

DUCK COUNT FOR THE MNRF ANNUAL WATERFOWL CENSUS
Sunday, January 12, 2020
Contact Phil Downey
phil.downey@gmail.com if interested in participating.

MOUNTAIN LOCKS PARK
(Trail Walk)
Saturday, March 14, 2020 at 9:00 am
Meet at Sobey’s on Glendale Ave. (343 Glendale)
Jean Hampson 905-688-1260 or Cell: 905-933-5452

HAWKWATCH OPEN HOUSE
Good Friday, April 10, 2020
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 )
Sunday, April 26, 2020 at 9:30 am
Meet at Rockway Community Centre on Pelham Road to carpool.
Bob & Jean 905-688-1260

MARTINDALE AREA BIRDING
Sunday, May 3, 2020 at 8:00 am
Meet at the Huntington Plaza on Martindale Road & Erion Road.
Jean Hampson 905-688-1260

MALCOLMSON ECO- PARK
Sunday, May 10, 2020 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

BACKUS WOODS
Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 7:30 am
Meet at Shopper’s in Fonthill.
Bring a lunch.
Bob & Jean 905-688-1260

JORDAN VALLEY
Sunday, June 7, 2020 at 9:00 am
Meet at Jordan Lion’s Park
( 2793 4th Avenue )
Bob & Jean 905-688-1260

GERRY BERKHOUT TRAIL
Sunday, June 21, 2020 at 9:00 am
Meet at Shopper’s in Fonthill
Marlene Sanders 905-414-9233

JAYCEE PARK ( evening walk )
Thursday, June 25, 2020 at 6:30 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 23, 2019
JOHN BLACK
Topic: Uganda ... Land of Gorillas & Shoebills

October 28, 2019
JEAN HAMPSON &
BOB HIGHCOCK
Topic:The Wild West of Cuba

November 25, 2019
BRUCE MACKENZIE
Topic: Wings Along A Cliff Also our Dessert Night Bring a dessert to share

There is no meeting in December 2019

January 27, 2020
THE FRIENDS OF MALCOLMSON ECO-PARK
Topic: Invasive Plant Species Removal in Malcolmson Eco- Park

February 24, 2020
PHIL DOWNEY
Topic: A Traveller’s Guide To the Southwest

March 23, 2020
PETER THOEM
Topic: An Old Bird Book

April 27, 2020
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 spouse/partner only.

Executive

President:
Bob Highcock
Past President:
Carol Horvat
Secretary:
Wendy Bradley
Treasurer:
Janet Damude
Membership:
Rick Young

Directors
Roman Olszewski
Barb West
Jean Hampson
Marlene Sanders
Doug Gillard

Newsletter:
Lorraine Joyce-Brown

Webmaster
Adrian Lawler