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Montezuma Audubon Center

2295 State Rt. 89
Savannah, NY 13146 United States

January 2019

Cayuga Lake Birding Van Tour

January 24 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 State Rt. 89
Savannah, NY 13146 United States
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Jan. 24, Thursday, 12 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Cayuga Lake Birding Van Tour Cayuga Lake is an Audubon designated Important Bird Area because of the incredible number of waterfowl that use the lake during the winter and migration seasons. Hop in our van for an excursion to the northern part of the lake where up to 30 species of ducks, geese and swans can be seen. Bald eagles and other raptors are a possibility too. Binoculars and bird guides will…

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Owl Prowl

January 26 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 State Rt. 89
Savannah, NY 13146 United States
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Jan. 26, Saturday, 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Owl Prowl Get up close to live owls during an indoor presentation by KrittrKris to find out what special adaptations these birds have that allow them to survive the winter season and be successful hunters of the night. Then, join our staff for a short walk to search for the endangered Short-eared Owls and other birds of prey. It will be a real hoot! Fee: $6/child, $8/adult, $25/family. Space is limited and…

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February 2019

Nature of Montezuma Lecture Series:  Bird Banding with Dr. John Van Niel

February 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 State Rt. 89
Savannah, NY 13146 United States
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Feb. 2, Saturday, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Nature of Montezuma Lecture Series:  Bird Banding with Dr. John Van Niel Dr. John Van Niel, a Professor of Environmental Conservation at Finger Lakes Community College, has been a bird bander since 1999. Participants will learn how to safely capture and handle songbirds, the scientific reasons for placing bands on birds, and what information researchers can obtain from a bird "in the hand". Bring your camera as this will be a great…

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Paint and Taste

February 2 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 State Rt. 89
Savannah, NY 13146 United States
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Feb. 2, Saturday 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. Paint and Taste Be a part of our first “Paint and Taste” class and learn how to paint native bird species and sample some local, non-alcoholic beverages as well. Local artist Tina Yanotti will lead the class, from the Art Farm in Geneva, NY. All materials are provided, just arrive and enjoy an afternoon of artistry and refreshments. Ages 10 and up are welcome with a parent or guardian. Fee: $30/person. PRE-PAID…

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Winter Raptor Birding Van Tour

February 14 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 State Rt. 89
Savannah, NY 13146 United States
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Feb. 14, Thursday, 2:30 p.m. – 5 p.m. Winter Raptor Birding Van Tour The Finger Lakes Region is home to many migratory raptors, including Short-eared Owls, Snowy Owls, Rough-legged Hawks, and Norther Harriers. Join us for a trip around the Finger Lakes Regional Airport and nearby grasslands to search for these visitors from the Great White North. Binoculars and bird guides will be provided. Space is limited and registration is required for all programs. Programs will proceed with or without…

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Girl Scout Snowshoe Spectacular

February 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 State Rt. 89
Savannah, NY 13146 United States
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Feb. 23, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Girl Scout Snowshoe Spectacular Girl Scouts of all ages are welcome to snowshoe through Montezuma’s forests and grasslands to read the stories left in the snow by our resident foxes, coyotes, rabbits and birds. Scouts will also discover where reptiles and amphibians are hiding this winter season. After snowshoeing, we’ll warm up with a delicious cup of hot cocoa. Fee: $10/Scout w/snowshoe rental, $7/Scout w/out rental. $5/rental for accompanying adults. Space is…

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March 2019

Bird Dissection & Discussion Workshop

March 2 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 State Rt. 89
Savannah, NY 13146 United States
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  Mar. 2, Saturday, 12 p.m. - 3 p.m. Bird Dissection & Discussion Workshop Join us for a bird dissection and discussion to learn about the interesting differences and similarities between various species. If you have ever wanted to examine birds up close and personal, this is your chance. There will be opportunity for attendees to explore the internal and external anatomy of their own study bird if they wish, and to dissect the bird. All children must be accompanied…

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Wine and Wings Raptor Van Tour

March 16 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 State Rt. 89
Savannah, NY 13146 United States
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Mar. 7, Thursday, 2:30 p.m. – 5 p.m. Winter Raptor Birding Van Tour The Finger Lakes Region is home to many migratory raptors, including Short-eared Owls, Snowy Owls, Rough-legged Hawks, and Norther Harriers. Join us for a trip around the Finger Lakes Regional Airport and nearby grasslands to search for these visitors from the Great White North. Binoculars and bird guides will be provided. Space is limited and registration is required for all programs. Programs will proceed with or without…

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Migration Mania Birding Van Tour

March 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 State Rt. 89
Savannah, NY 13146 United States
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Mar. 21, Thursday, 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Migration Mania Birding Van Tour The Montezuma Wetlands Complex is Audubon’s first globally significant Important Bird Area because of the incredible number of waterfowl that stop here during the migration seasons. Enjoy a leisurely ride in our van to explore Montezuma’s birding hot spots where thousands of ducks, geese and swans can be seen. Bald Eagles, Northern Harriers, and other raptors are a possibility too. Binoculars and bird guides will be provided.…

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Braddock Bay Hawk Watch Trip

March 30 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Montezuma Audubon Center, 2295 State Rt. 89
Savannah, NY 13146 United States
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Mar. 30, Saturday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Braddock Bay Hawk Watch Trip Braddock Bay is a bird migration hot spot located on the southern shore of Lake Ontario just west of Rochester, New York and early spring is the perfect time to look to the skies for many species of raptors migrating through the area. Join us for a day-long van trip to Braddock Bay Raptor Research (BBRR) for the chance to see hundreds (thousands if the conditions are…

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