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Instructor: Larry Spivak, larry8141@yahoo.com
Duration: 6 wks
Date range: March 22 to May 3
(No class: April 5.)
Date(s) of the week: Wednesday (lectures) / Saturday (field trips)
Hour: 7–9 p.m.
Quarter: Spring 2017
Prerequisite: None
Address: Palo Alto HS Rm 1703
Price: $165
No Longer Available

The class includes four Saturday field trips.

FIELD TRIP DATES: Saturday / March 25, April 15, 22, and 29
FIELD TRIP TIMES: 9 a.m.–12 noon
FIELD TRIP LOCATIONS: Will be discussed in class

Wondering about the name of that bird in your backyard? Join your neighbors and learn about field guides and binoculars. Learn the categories of birds and the methods used to identify them. Obtain a step-by-step process to identifying birds and finding them in a field guide.

Student Comments

Before taking the Birding Basics class at Palo Alto Adult School, I knew nothing about small local birds. Now I can identify quite a few! A colleague at work told me about the class. The class was great and I plan to join again next quarter.

Sapna S.