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[BirdTown] LV Bird Town Coalition Meeting and Native Plant Sale

The Bird Town Coalition Meeting features an exchange of information and collaboration opportunities among environmental organizations and Audubon Bird Town EACs at the preeminent native plant sale of the Valley! The native plant sale runs from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. the first two weekends of May at the UUCLV. Many pots are only $4 – $5. The plants are beautiful, hardy […]

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Annual Humanities Keynote Lecture Presented by Bill McKibben

Join us for a lecture presented by Bill McKibben, author and environmentalist, who in 2014 was awarded the Right Livelihood Prize, sometimes called the “alternative Nobel.” His 1989 book The End of Nature is regarded as the first book for a general audience about climate change. Foreign Policy named him to their inaugural list of the world’s 100 most important […]

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April 19 – Bill McKibben at Northampton Community College

Annual Humanities Keynote Lecture presented by Bill McKibben April 19, 2017, 7:30 PM Join us for a lecture presented by Bill McKibben, author and environmentalist, who in 2014 was awarded the Right Livelihood Prize, sometimes called the “alternative Nobel.” His 1989 book The End of Nature is regarded as the first book for a general audience about climate change. Foreign […]

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Birds and Glass: An Unfriendly Encounter

If you’ve heard a thud on your windows and looked out to find a dazed or dead bird, you already know that birds have difficulty with glass. Approximately 1 billion birds die each year in the U.S. from collisions with glass. Why is that? The simple answer is that birds cannot see glass. So what can be done? Join us […]

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Scott Weidensaul – Owls – Soul of the Night

Join Pennsylvania author Scott Weidensaul in a discussion of his new field guide “Peterson Reference Guide to Owls of North America and the Caribbean.”  This fascinating talk will explore the little-known world of these nocturnal hunters, and the exciting new discoveries being made not only about tropical species like the stygian owl, but even the most common and widespread owls […]

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