Category Archives: Events

BTN – Of course we did

Hey, we’re a part of the Audubon family – so OF COURSE we were BirdingtheNet! We even built some bird nests – but have taken them down now, as the game is over.   Hope you all had fun!

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Birds over Broadway – in CALIF that is!

Monroe Swift Night Out may have passed, but there are still swift parties happening down the flyway, and in fact this Friday, Sept 23rd is “Birds over Broadway” – the celebration of the swift roost in Downtown Los Angeles, sponsored … Continue reading

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WOW! WOW! WOW!

Wow!  What a night! Thanks to everyone for the part that you played in making Monroe Swift Night Out 2011 such a rousing success!  Whether you were behind the scenes or out on the front lines that night, every single … Continue reading

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Swift Night Out Was Great FUN!

Last night (Sept 10, 2011) at Swift Night Out in Monroe, Washington over 1,500 people watched 2,645 Vaux’s Swifts circle the Frank Wagner Elementary School chimney before entering for the night at 8:15 p.m. So exciting to witness this amazing … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed for Swift Migration!

Monroe Swifts Volunteers Needed Volunteer docents (aka guides) and counters are needed for the upcoming fall Vaux’s Swift migration at the Frank Wagner Elementary School in Monroe.  Docents will be needed for the Swift Night Out celebration on Saturday, Sept 10th, … Continue reading

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Monroe Swift Night Out Is Almost Here!

We are only 4 days away from one of the most exciting birding events in Monroe, Washington–Swift Night Out.  Actually, the migration each spring and fall of thousands of Vaux’s Swifts that stop at Monroe’s Frank Wagner Elementary School chimney … Continue reading

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Swift Night Out Brochures Are Here

The 2011 Swift Night Out brochures are NOW available at Sultan, Monroe, and Snohomish Chambers of Commerce and Visitors Centers.  Pick yours up today! (Or download the pdf here.)

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Swift Night Out Poster

The Swift Night Out poster is available in PDF format for download: Swift Night Out Poster-2011.

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Swifts Night Out 2011 is on the way!

Save the date:  the 3rd annual Swifts Night Out will be on Saturday, Sept. 10th! We’ll have a great program – including information booths, food, lecture – and the grand finale of the swifts aerial ballet as they come into … Continue reading

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Jeff Chapman makes bid for Vaux’s Happening MVP

What a guy that Debs Park Audubon Center’s Jeff Chapman is – check out these great stories: NPR:  Thousands of migratory birds descent on downtown LA LA Times:  An unusual sight in downtown L.A.: Thousands of migrating Vaux’s swifts delight … Continue reading

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