Fall 2016
   
September  
   
5 Labor Day.*
   
13 Guest Lecture Series. “Coastal Bird Conservation Bahama Trip 2016” presented by Emma Rhodes. 5 Rivers Delta Resource Center, 7:00 p.m. Bring a friend
   
14 Weeks Bay Advisory Committee Meeting.  Tonsmeire Weeks Bay Resource Center, 2:00 p.m.
   
17 29th Annual Alabama Coastal Cleanup.  Fish River Marina, 8:00 a.m. to noon.  For more information, contact the Reserve, (251) 928-9792.
   
23 Bogs and Branches:  Selected Habitats of South Baldwin County at Weeks Bay Reserve (class 1 of 3).  Eastern Shore Institute of Lifelong Learning class, taught by Fred Nation.  Weeks Bay Auditorium, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.  For more information or to register, contact Mike Shelton, (251) 928-9792.
   
17-24 National Estuaries Week.  Learn more at estuaries.noaa.gov.
   
24 National Estuaries Day.  Learn more at estuaries.noaa.gov.
   
24 Kids Fishing Day.  A joint project of the Foundation, the Reserve, and ADCNR State Lands Division, Coastal Section and Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries Division.  Safe Harbor pond, across U.S. Highway 98 from the Reserve Visitor Center, 8:00 a.m. to noon.  For more information, contact the Foundation office at (251) 990-5004.
   
30 Bogs and Branches:  Selected Habitats of South Baldwin County at Weeks Bay Reserve (class 2 of 3). 
   
   
October  
   
5-8 13th Annual John L. Borom Alabama Coastal BirdFest.  For more information about tours and events, go to WeeksBay.org and click on Alabama Coastal BirdFest or go to AlabamaCoastalBirdFest.com
   
7 Bogs and Branches:  Selected Habitats of South Baldwin County at Weeks Bay Reserve (class 3 of 3). 
   
7-9 Weeks Bay Native Plant Sale.  Safe Harbor at Weeks Bay, across U.S. Highway 98 from the Reserve Visitor Center, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
   
8 Alabama Coastal BirdFest Bird and Conservation Expo.  Faulkner State Community College Fairhope Campus, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Free admission.
   
10 Columbus Day / Fraternal Day / American Indian Heritage Day.*
   
11 Guest Lecture Series.  “Nature Photography” presented by Mark Watts.  5 Rivers Delta Resource Center, 7:00 p.m.  Bring a friend.
   
24 Weeks Bay Photography Contest.  Entry and submission of photos will be online only this year, at WeeksBay.org.  For more information, call (251) 990-5004.
   
   
November  
   
8 Research Symposium.  Presentations of recent research projects at the Weeks Bay Reserve.  Tonsmeire Weeks Bay Resource Center, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  For more information, call the Reserve at (251) 928-9792. 
   
11 Veterans’ Day.*
   
14-18 NERRS National Meeting.  Coordination meeting of 28 Reserves in Williamsburg, Virginia.
   
24 Thanksgiving.*
   
   
   
 

Trips and events for the John L. Borom Alabama Coastal BirdFest available for preview online mid-July, with registration opening mid-August.  Look for updates at www.AlabamaCoastalBirdFest.com.

   
  * The Visitor Center will be closed.  All trails and boardwalks will remain open for your walking and sightseeing pleasure.
   
   
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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