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Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center

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2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
http://bvaudubon.org

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May 2017
Free

Nature Guides Monthly Meeting: Open to All!

May 12 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Second of the month, repeating until June 9, 2017

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
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Nature Guides are the group of BVAS educators who work with local schoolchildren during the school year. Elementary schools that participate in the Nature Guide Program bring their classes to the BVAS Nature Center during school hours for a 1 1/2 hour tour of the museum and trail, as well as an educational lesson of the school's choice.  This is often one of the few opportunities for nature-based field trips for the schools and kids. Our bus voucher grant also…

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Southern California Audubon Chapter Meeting

May 13 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
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Details TBA

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Free

Endangered Species Day

May 20 @ 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
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Our annual celebration of endangered species! Learn what you can do to protect local endangered species!   Visit with hawks and falcons,  local snakes, and invertebrates of all sizes!  Dip into the lagoon and discover a whole new world under our high-powered microscope! Make your own journal, native seed 'bomb', or mask, and participate in a special biological survey called a  'Bioblitz'!  Link to Endangered Species Day flyer and detailed Endangered Species Day flyer, and link to Bioblitz flyer.

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Free

Joey and Johnny’s Clubhouse

May 21 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
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Joey and Johnny DiMento have been entertaining their young friends at the Nature Center on the third Sunday of each month. Ten-year-old Joey and her younger brother Johnny (age 7) have always enjoyed hanging out at the Nature Center, investigating the exhibits, reading the children’s books, doing nature-oriented crafts, and exploring the trail. Their parents, Danny and C.J., are long-time members and highly involved volunteers at BVAS. The monthly gathering of kids began when the DiMento family signed up to…

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Preschool Nature Storytime

May 22 @ 10:00 AM
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

One event on December 19, 2016 at 10:00am

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
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Bring your preschoolers to our monthly hour long program and introduce them to the wonders of nature!  It is lots of fun learning about the plants and animals that live around the lagoon and in our backyards.  Join us at 10:00 am the 4th Monday of the month for age appropriate activities, including songs, stories, and a take-home craft.  Questions?  Call Sally Bickerton, (760) 525 - 2351.  

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Free

Coastal 101 Birding Loop (formerly the BV Lagoon Birding Workshop & Bird Count)

May 27 @ 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until January 31, 2018

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
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NOTE NEW START TIME!  Leaders: Tom Troy and Mike Shoemaker - 760-420-7328. Note: Susie Martin will take over for the summer and is looking for a second trip leader to assist her. Contact Tom if interested. Join the BVAS birders for our newly revamped basic birding workshop and bird count at Buena Vista Lagoon. No experience necessary. We meet at the Nature Center at 9:00 AM. and then take a walk up Coast Hwy, traverse on to the beach, and…

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June 2017
Free

Nature Guides Monthly Meeting: Open to All!

June 9 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Second of the month, repeating until June 9, 2017

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
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Nature Guides are the group of BVAS educators who work with local schoolchildren during the school year. Elementary schools that participate in the Nature Guide Program bring their classes to the BVAS Nature Center during school hours for a 1 1/2 hour tour of the museum and trail, as well as an educational lesson of the school's choice.  This is often one of the few opportunities for nature-based field trips for the schools and kids. Our bus voucher grant also…

Find out more »
Free

Joey and Johnny’s Clubhouse

June 18 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
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Joey and Johnny DiMento have been entertaining their young friends at the Nature Center on the third Sunday of each month. Ten-year-old Joey and her younger brother Johnny (age 7) have always enjoyed hanging out at the Nature Center, investigating the exhibits, reading the children’s books, doing nature-oriented crafts, and exploring the trail. Their parents, Danny and C.J., are long-time members and highly involved volunteers at BVAS. The monthly gathering of kids began when the DiMento family signed up to…

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Free

Coastal 101 Birding Loop (formerly the BV Lagoon Birding Workshop & Bird Count)

June 24 @ 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until January 31, 2018

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
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NOTE NEW START TIME!  Leaders: Tom Troy and Mike Shoemaker - 760-420-7328. Note: Susie Martin will take over for the summer and is looking for a second trip leader to assist her. Contact Tom if interested. Join the BVAS birders for our newly revamped basic birding workshop and bird count at Buena Vista Lagoon. No experience necessary. We meet at the Nature Center at 9:00 AM. and then take a walk up Coast Hwy, traverse on to the beach, and…

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Preschool Nature Storytime

June 26 @ 10:00 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

One event on December 19, 2016 at 10:00am

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
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Bring your preschoolers to our monthly hour long program and introduce them to the wonders of nature!  It is lots of fun learning about the plants and animals that live around the lagoon and in our backyards.  Join us at 10:00 am the 4th Monday of the month for age appropriate activities, including songs, stories, and a take-home craft.  Questions?  Call Sally Bickerton, (760) 525 - 2351.  

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July 2017
Free

Joey and Johnny’s Clubhouse

July 16 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
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Joey and Johnny DiMento have been entertaining their young friends at the Nature Center on the third Sunday of each month. Ten-year-old Joey and her younger brother Johnny (age 7) have always enjoyed hanging out at the Nature Center, investigating the exhibits, reading the children’s books, doing nature-oriented crafts, and exploring the trail. Their parents, Danny and C.J., are long-time members and highly involved volunteers at BVAS. The monthly gathering of kids began when the DiMento family signed up to…

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Preschool Nature Storytime

July 24 @ 10:00 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

One event on December 19, 2016 at 10:00am

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
+ Google Map

Bring your preschoolers to our monthly hour long program and introduce them to the wonders of nature!  It is lots of fun learning about the plants and animals that live around the lagoon and in our backyards.  Join us at 10:00 am the 4th Monday of the month for age appropriate activities, including songs, stories, and a take-home craft.  Questions?  Call Sally Bickerton, (760) 525 - 2351.  

Find out more »
Free

Coastal 101 Birding Loop (formerly the BV Lagoon Birding Workshop & Bird Count)

July 29 @ 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until January 31, 2018

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
+ Google Map

NOTE NEW START TIME!  Leaders: Tom Troy and Mike Shoemaker - 760-420-7328. Note: Susie Martin will take over for the summer and is looking for a second trip leader to assist her. Contact Tom if interested. Join the BVAS birders for our newly revamped basic birding workshop and bird count at Buena Vista Lagoon. No experience necessary. We meet at the Nature Center at 9:00 AM. and then take a walk up Coast Hwy, traverse on to the beach, and…

Find out more »
August 2017
Free

Joey and Johnny’s Clubhouse

August 20 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
+ Google Map

Joey and Johnny DiMento have been entertaining their young friends at the Nature Center on the third Sunday of each month. Ten-year-old Joey and her younger brother Johnny (age 7) have always enjoyed hanging out at the Nature Center, investigating the exhibits, reading the children’s books, doing nature-oriented crafts, and exploring the trail. Their parents, Danny and C.J., are long-time members and highly involved volunteers at BVAS. The monthly gathering of kids began when the DiMento family signed up to…

Find out more »
Free

Coastal 101 Birding Loop (formerly the BV Lagoon Birding Workshop & Bird Count)

August 26 @ 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until January 31, 2018

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
+ Google Map

NOTE NEW START TIME!  Leaders: Tom Troy and Mike Shoemaker - 760-420-7328. Note: Susie Martin will take over for the summer and is looking for a second trip leader to assist her. Contact Tom if interested. Join the BVAS birders for our newly revamped basic birding workshop and bird count at Buena Vista Lagoon. No experience necessary. We meet at the Nature Center at 9:00 AM. and then take a walk up Coast Hwy, traverse on to the beach, and…

Find out more »

Preschool Nature Storytime

August 28 @ 10:00 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

One event on December 19, 2016 at 10:00am

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
+ Google Map

Bring your preschoolers to our monthly hour long program and introduce them to the wonders of nature!  It is lots of fun learning about the plants and animals that live around the lagoon and in our backyards.  Join us at 10:00 am the 4th Monday of the month for age appropriate activities, including songs, stories, and a take-home craft.  Questions?  Call Sally Bickerton, (760) 525 - 2351.  

Find out more »
September 2017
Free

Joey and Johnny’s Clubhouse

September 17 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
+ Google Map

Joey and Johnny DiMento have been entertaining their young friends at the Nature Center on the third Sunday of each month. Ten-year-old Joey and her younger brother Johnny (age 7) have always enjoyed hanging out at the Nature Center, investigating the exhibits, reading the children’s books, doing nature-oriented crafts, and exploring the trail. Their parents, Danny and C.J., are long-time members and highly involved volunteers at BVAS. The monthly gathering of kids began when the DiMento family signed up to…

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Preschool Nature Storytime

September 25 @ 10:00 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

One event on December 19, 2016 at 10:00am

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
+ Google Map

Bring your preschoolers to our monthly hour long program and introduce them to the wonders of nature!  It is lots of fun learning about the plants and animals that live around the lagoon and in our backyards.  Join us at 10:00 am the 4th Monday of the month for age appropriate activities, including songs, stories, and a take-home craft.  Questions?  Call Sally Bickerton, (760) 525 - 2351.  

Find out more »
Free

Coastal 101 Birding Loop (formerly the BV Lagoon Birding Workshop & Bird Count)

September 30 @ 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until January 31, 2018

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
+ Google Map

NOTE NEW START TIME!  Leaders: Tom Troy and Mike Shoemaker - 760-420-7328. Note: Susie Martin will take over for the summer and is looking for a second trip leader to assist her. Contact Tom if interested. Join the BVAS birders for our newly revamped basic birding workshop and bird count at Buena Vista Lagoon. No experience necessary. We meet at the Nature Center at 9:00 AM. and then take a walk up Coast Hwy, traverse on to the beach, and…

Find out more »
October 2017
Free

Joey and Johnny’s Clubhouse

October 15 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
+ Google Map

Joey and Johnny DiMento have been entertaining their young friends at the Nature Center on the third Sunday of each month. Ten-year-old Joey and her younger brother Johnny (age 7) have always enjoyed hanging out at the Nature Center, investigating the exhibits, reading the children’s books, doing nature-oriented crafts, and exploring the trail. Their parents, Danny and C.J., are long-time members and highly involved volunteers at BVAS. The monthly gathering of kids began when the DiMento family signed up to…

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Preschool Nature Storytime

October 23 @ 10:00 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

One event on December 19, 2016 at 10:00am

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
+ Google Map

Bring your preschoolers to our monthly hour long program and introduce them to the wonders of nature!  It is lots of fun learning about the plants and animals that live around the lagoon and in our backyards.  Join us at 10:00 am the 4th Monday of the month for age appropriate activities, including songs, stories, and a take-home craft.  Questions?  Call Sally Bickerton, (760) 525 - 2351.  

Find out more »
Free

Coastal 101 Birding Loop (formerly the BV Lagoon Birding Workshop & Bird Count)

October 28 @ 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until January 31, 2018

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
+ Google Map

NOTE NEW START TIME!  Leaders: Tom Troy and Mike Shoemaker - 760-420-7328. Note: Susie Martin will take over for the summer and is looking for a second trip leader to assist her. Contact Tom if interested. Join the BVAS birders for our newly revamped basic birding workshop and bird count at Buena Vista Lagoon. No experience necessary. We meet at the Nature Center at 9:00 AM. and then take a walk up Coast Hwy, traverse on to the beach, and…

Find out more »
November 2017
Free

Joey and Johnny’s Clubhouse

November 19 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
+ Google Map

Joey and Johnny DiMento have been entertaining their young friends at the Nature Center on the third Sunday of each month. Ten-year-old Joey and her younger brother Johnny (age 7) have always enjoyed hanging out at the Nature Center, investigating the exhibits, reading the children’s books, doing nature-oriented crafts, and exploring the trail. Their parents, Danny and C.J., are long-time members and highly involved volunteers at BVAS. The monthly gathering of kids began when the DiMento family signed up to…

Find out more »
Free

Coastal 101 Birding Loop (formerly the BV Lagoon Birding Workshop & Bird Count)

November 25 @ 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until January 31, 2018

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
+ Google Map

NOTE NEW START TIME!  Leaders: Tom Troy and Mike Shoemaker - 760-420-7328. Note: Susie Martin will take over for the summer and is looking for a second trip leader to assist her. Contact Tom if interested. Join the BVAS birders for our newly revamped basic birding workshop and bird count at Buena Vista Lagoon. No experience necessary. We meet at the Nature Center at 9:00 AM. and then take a walk up Coast Hwy, traverse on to the beach, and…

Find out more »

Preschool Nature Storytime

November 27 @ 10:00 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

One event on December 19, 2016 at 10:00am

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
+ Google Map

Bring your preschoolers to our monthly hour long program and introduce them to the wonders of nature!  It is lots of fun learning about the plants and animals that live around the lagoon and in our backyards.  Join us at 10:00 am the 4th Monday of the month for age appropriate activities, including songs, stories, and a take-home craft.  Questions?  Call Sally Bickerton, (760) 525 - 2351.  

Find out more »
December 2017
Free

Joey and Johnny’s Clubhouse

December 17 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
+ Google Map

Joey and Johnny DiMento have been entertaining their young friends at the Nature Center on the third Sunday of each month. Ten-year-old Joey and her younger brother Johnny (age 7) have always enjoyed hanging out at the Nature Center, investigating the exhibits, reading the children’s books, doing nature-oriented crafts, and exploring the trail. Their parents, Danny and C.J., are long-time members and highly involved volunteers at BVAS. The monthly gathering of kids began when the DiMento family signed up to…

Find out more »

Preschool Nature Storytime

December 25 @ 10:00 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 31, 2017

One event on December 19, 2016 at 10:00am

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
+ Google Map

Bring your preschoolers to our monthly hour long program and introduce them to the wonders of nature!  It is lots of fun learning about the plants and animals that live around the lagoon and in our backyards.  Join us at 10:00 am the 4th Monday of the month for age appropriate activities, including songs, stories, and a take-home craft.  Questions?  Call Sally Bickerton, (760) 525 - 2351.  

Find out more »
Free

Coastal 101 Birding Loop (formerly the BV Lagoon Birding Workshop & Bird Count)

December 30 @ 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until January 31, 2018

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
+ Google Map

NOTE NEW START TIME!  Leaders: Tom Troy and Mike Shoemaker - 760-420-7328. Note: Susie Martin will take over for the summer and is looking for a second trip leader to assist her. Contact Tom if interested. Join the BVAS birders for our newly revamped basic birding workshop and bird count at Buena Vista Lagoon. No experience necessary. We meet at the Nature Center at 9:00 AM. and then take a walk up Coast Hwy, traverse on to the beach, and…

Find out more »
January 2018
Free

Coastal 101 Birding Loop (formerly the BV Lagoon Birding Workshop & Bird Count)

January 27, 2018 @ 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until January 31, 2018

Buena Vista Audubon Nature Center, 2202 South Coast Hwy.
Oceanside, CA 92054 United States
+ Google Map

NOTE NEW START TIME!  Leaders: Tom Troy and Mike Shoemaker - 760-420-7328. Note: Susie Martin will take over for the summer and is looking for a second trip leader to assist her. Contact Tom if interested. Join the BVAS birders for our newly revamped basic birding workshop and bird count at Buena Vista Lagoon. No experience necessary. We meet at the Nature Center at 9:00 AM. and then take a walk up Coast Hwy, traverse on to the beach, and…

Find out more »
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