Birding By Ear 2020

Online Date: May 28 & May 30
Online Time: 6 p.m. & 10 a.m.
Cost: $20*

Find joy in birding, even if you cannot see the bird!

This class is for beginning birders who want to learn a new skill or how to bird in a new way. This two-part class teaches the techniques and songs for identifying birds by listening. The class is fully accessible for persons who are blind or visually impaired, and includes both a classroom and outdoor component, both will be held online this year due to Covid-19. The registration fee is $20 per person. Scholarships available.

Scholarships are available for anyone who needs financial assistance. The registration fee is waived for those who lost or reduced employment due to COVID-19. Contact Jean Kalscheur at for details. 

Attend one of the online sessions and one of the outdoor sessions.

Online Classroom Sessions

Thursday, May 28, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. or Saturday, May 30, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Location: Online 

Online Outdoor Sessions

Date: Thursday, June 4, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. or Saturday, June 6, 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Location: Online

Registration is FULL.  Thank you for your interest.

Hosted by: Madison Audubon and Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired.

A bird signs on a tree branch.
Photo of a Wood Thrush by Kelly Colgan Azar, compliments of Madison Audubon.