Gear Up for Migration at Gilsland Farm
This spring, Maine Audubon will host Gear Up for Migration to mark the annual trek of billions of birds on their far-flung journeys.
Come visit us March 25 and 26 at Gilsland Farm as we help you get ready for their return. We’ll host an array of educational activities and events for all ages!
Birdseed Sale & Member Double Discount on feeders, field guides, suet, and other items!
Optics Discount – 10% off optics by Swarovski, Zeiss, Nikon, and Vortex!
Saturday, March 25
10 am Spring Plant Walk
Join a plant walk for all skill levels, focused on the identification of native, exotic, and invasive species.
12 pm Optics with Swarovski’s Christi Holmes
Join this hands on workshop to find the perfect pair of binoculars for your wildlife watching needs
1 pm “Bringing Nature Home” Best Practices for your Yard
Learn gardening tips to please the birds and bees
2 pm Bird Safe Seminar
Discover how Portland is working to prevent birds from colliding with buildings, and what steps you can take to make your windows bird safe.
Sunday, March 26
10 am Beginner Bird Walk
This is a great opportunity for new birders to be introduced to the basics and learn some of the common species.
12 pm Optics Seminar with Swarovski’s Christi Holmes
Join this hands on workshop to find the perfect pair of binoculars
1 pm Bird Feeders and Food
Our expert staff explains which feeders and food attract different birds to your yard.
2 pm Zeiss Digiscoping workshop–NOTE: THIS 2 pm WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELLED
PLUS it’s our Spring Birdseed and Optics Sale!
– Lowest prices of the season and member double discount on bird seed and in-store items
– 10% member discount on optics