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Smartphone Birding

  • Maplewood Community Center 2100 WHITE BEAR AVENUE Maplewood, MN, 55109 United States (map)

Smart phones have changed birding. You can take out multiple field guides, get real time bird reports and take incredible photos and videos of your favorite birds. This program gives you the latest information on how to maximize your phone for birding.

Door Prizes – register to win one of Sharon’s books. Hot Beverage available.


Sharon Stiteler, in addition to her day job with the National Park Service, runs the popular birding blog, Birdchick.com and has been in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, All Things Considered and on NBC Nightly News as well as making regular appearances on Twin Cities’ TV and radio stations. She wrote the books Disapproving Rabbits, City Birds/Country Birds and 1001 Secrets Every Birder Should Know. When she’s not digiscoping or banding birds, she’s a blue ribbon beekeeper. You can find her on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Instagram under Birdchick.


Free! Preregister by Monday, March 5th, online or call 651-249-2170. Program sponsored by the Friends of Maplewood Nature.

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