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  Dubuque Audubon Society
P.O. Box 3174
Dubuque, IA 52004-3174



DAS Arboretum Potluck

June 8, 2017
Dubuque Audubon Spring Potluck
5:30 PM | Dubuque Arboretum and Botanical Gardens Visitor Center

Come to enjoy good food and good company. Bring your own beverage, table service, and a dish to pass. Come early to tour the gardens and watch the birds.

June 11, 2017
Flowers on the Prairie
8:00 - 10:00 AM | Mines of Spain | 8991 B Bellevue Hts | Dubuque, IA

Join us for a guided tour of the Mines of Spain! We will meet in the parking lot of the Horseshoe Bluff Wetlands trail at 8 a.m.

Our Guide Tony Moline, will take you through the wetlands trail to see species like Red Headed Woodpecker and locally breeding warblers. We will then take a short walk on the Prairie Ridge Trail to see Eastern Bluebirds, Bell's Vireo and with some luck Yellow Breasted Chat. This event is free and open to all ages and skill levels. Hiking will be moderate to easy.

Insect repellant and binoculars are recommended. Take advantage of this opportunity to bird with an experienced local birder.

June 24, 2017
Flowers on the Prairie
1:00 PM | Hurstville Interpretive Center | 18670 63rd St | Maquoketa, IA

Learn about prairie wildflowers and their medicinal and food uses during the times of early pioneers and Native American Peoples.

July 9, 2017
4th of July Butterfly Count
1:00 PM | EB Lyons Interpretive Center | 8991 Bellevue Hts or Swiss Valley Nature Center | 13606 Swiss Valley Rd
4:00 PM | Meet at E.B Lyons Interpretive Center

This is a great family fun. Join Audubon for a fun hike filled with excitement! We will be conducting citizen science to catch identify and release butterflies. Nets will be provided. Bring water, hat, and sun screen. At 4:00 PM Tally results over your own picnic supper at E.B. Lyons Interpretive Center. Meet in the picnic area adjacent to the parking lot.

August 10, 2017
DAS Board Retreat
5:30 PM | Hurstville Interpretive Center | 18670 63rd St | Maquoketa, IA

Board members bring ideas for the upcoming membership year and a dish to share.

September 14, 2017
Dubuque Audubon Fall Potluck
5:30 PM

Site to be announced in the September newsletter.

October , 2017
Dubuque Audubon Program
EB Lyons Interpretive Center | 8991 Bellevue Hts | Dubuque, IA
5:30 PM | Dubuque Audubon Society Board Meeting
7:00 PM | Program: