Set in the splendour of Mote Park, Maidstone, spend Monday evenings in the Grade II listed Mote House and discover the hidden lives, fascinating behaviour and ID tips and tricks of our British birds…
UNDERSTANDING BIRD BEHAVIOUR
2019-2020 – A SIXTEEN WEEK BIRD COURSE
– TUTOR/ORGANISER: SIMON GINNAW –
WHERE: Mote House, Mote Park, Maidstone
WHEN: Monday evening classes and Saturday day trips
A sixteen-week bird course, run by tutor/organiser: Simon Ginnaw. Studying bird behaviour is one of the most fascinating aspects of watching birds and can boost your enjoyment and birdwatching skills. This course will provide an introduction to the various different forms and aspects of bird behaviour,identify specific types of behaviour that are characteristic of certain species and family groups,and help you be a better birder through the awareness these behaviours.
Join relaxed and informal sessions using photos, illustrations, videos and sounds to bring the fascinating subjects alive, with hand-outs given throughout the course. Field outings will enable us to identify species and give us some first-hand experience of bird habits and identification. Refreshments are provided.
This course will consist of 14 indoor sessions, 2 hours each Monday evening from 7.15pm-9.15pm, and 2 outdoor day trips from approximately 9.30am-3.30pm held on a Saturday.
– 21st, 28th October, 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th November, 2nd December 2019
– 13th, 20th, 27thJanuary, 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24thFebruary 2020
– 21st December 2019 and 29th February 2020
If you would like to register your interest in this course, or to enrol, please contact me here. Thank you for your interest!