Archived Events

2016

Programs

“Bears in Your Neighborhood” – by Jamie Graham-Emmert, ODNR, Division of Wildlife
“Member’s Night” –  by CAS members
“Shorebirds”- by Ben Morrison
“Hog Island Report and Reptiles & Amphibians” – by Carrie Elvey, Naturalist at TWC
“Hornet and Yellow Jacket Collection for Venom Immunotherapy”- by Jeff Goff, Malone U
“National Park Service’s 100th Anniversary”- by CVNP
“Birds Gone Wild: Birds of Ecuador”- by Marlene Bolea
“Turkeys”- by Chuck Jacubcheck
Holiday Dinner with speaker, Andy Jones, from the Cleveland Museum of Natural History

 

Field Trips

Pre-Earth Day Walk at Jackson Bog State Nature Preserve, Massillon
Earth Day Walk at Jackson Bog State Nature Preserve, Massillon
Day trip up to Lakeside Daisy State Nature Preserve in Ottawa County
Annual Bobolink Walk at Metzger Park, Louisville
July Bird Walk at Molly Stark Park
August Bird Walk at John Glen Grove

Nature Walk to celebrate 100th anniversary of the National Park Service

2015

Programs

“Member’s Night”- by CAS Members
“Watersheds: Nimishillen Creek”-by Dr. Robert Hamilton, Professor at KSU Stark Campus
“Global Climate Change”-by Dr. Jeffrey Corney, Executive Dir. of The Wilderness Center
“Jackson Bog State Nature Preserve”-by CAS Member Michael Witt, Author/Photographer
“Ohio’s Birds Record Committee” – by Paul Gardner, Ohio Birds Record Committee
CAS Summer Potluck Picnic and Bird Walk at Stark Park’s Exploration Gateway
“Nests, with a Side of Eggs” – by Chuck Jakubchak
“Wild Suburbia: Citizen Science to Track Bobcats, Bears, and others” by Adam Zorn
“Stark County Big Year” – by John Cefus
CAS Holiday Dinner and “In Pursuit of the World’s Rarest Birds” by Bernard F. Master

Field Trips

June Bird Walk at Stark Park’s Exploration Gateway
July Bird Walk at Stark Park’s Exploration Gateway
Nimisila Reservoir Purple Martin Pre-MIgratory Boat Tour
Bird Walk at John Glen Grove in Navarre with Alan Dolan
Annual Fundraiser, Bird Feeder Cleaning at the Wildlife Garden
CAS Bird Banding/Demonstration with Al Eibel at Stark Park’s Exploration Gateway (3)
Christmas Bird Count with CAS at The Wilderness Center in Wilmot
Christmas Bird Count with CAS at Quail Hollow State Park in Hartville

2014

Programs

“Chimney Swifts” – by Linda Watkins, Sander’s Center Wildlife Rehabilitator
“Members Night” – Photos and Trips shared by CAS members
“Hidden Hotspot: Birding the Huston-Brumbaugh Nature Center” –  by Adam Zorn, HBNC
“Local Peregrine Falcons” – by Chris and Chad Saladin, Peregrine Falcon Nest Monitors
“Butterflies as Bio-indicators: If Your Butterflies Could Speak” – by Cheryl Harne
“Hog Island, Maine” – by Chuck Jakubchak
“Mammals, Birds and Culture of Tanzania” – by Sandy Muirhead-Gould and Byron Berger
Special guest, Shelby Kaplan, CAS 2014 Arnold Fritz Scholarship Recipient
“Photo Journey to the Atlantic Coast of Maine”- by Casey Tucker, Miami U. Grad Student
CAS Holiday Dinner and ”Birding Ohio’s North Coast” – by Jim McCormac, ODNR Wildlife

Field Trips

Bird in Hand Feeding at Beech Creek Botanical Garden & Nature Preserve
Great Backyard Bird Count at Huston-Brumbaugh Nature Center
Waterfowl Field Trips
Bird Feeder Cleaning Fundraiser at the Wildlife Garden in North Canton
Earth Day Walk at Jackson Bog State Nature Preserve, Massillon
Annual Bobolink Walk at Metzger Park, Louisville
CAS Summer Potluck Picnic and Bird Walk at Stark Park’s Exploration Gateway
Field Trip to Cranberry Bog at Buckeye Lake
“Chasing Ice” – Movie Night at Stark Park’s Exploration Gateway
Bird Feeder Cleaning Fundraiser at The Wildlife Garden in North Canton
CAS Bird Banding Demonstration with Al Eibel at Stark Park’s Exploration Gateway
Annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count (CBC) at The Wilderness Center and Quail Hollow State Park

2013

Programs

“The Wilderness Center: From Founding to Foxfield” – by TWC Executive Director, Gordon Maupin
“What is Land Conservancy: Western Reserve Land Conservancy” – by Andy McDowell
“Members Night” – Photos and Trips shared by CAS members
“Birds, Habitat and the Cuyahoga Valley National Park” – by Dwight Chaser
“The Goin’ Green Guy” – by Tom Crain
“Beautiful Birds” – by Chuck Jakubchak, Ohio Volunteer Certified Naturalist
“Music & Birds” –  by Lisa Rainsong
“Pursuing the Nature High: The Chase for Dragons & Damels in Ohio” – by Larry Rosche and Judy Semroc

Field Trips

Bird in Hand Feeding at Beech Creek Botanical Garden & Nature Preserve
National Aviary and Phipps Conservatory in Pittsburgh, PA
CAS Spring Hike at Quail Hollow State Park
Earth Day Walk at Jackson Bog State Nature Preserve, Massillon
Metzger Park Annual Bird Walk at Metzger Park, Louisville
Stark Park’s Sanders Wildlife Center Tour and Summer Picnic at Sippo Lake
Purple Martin Pre-Migratory Roost Boat Ride at Nimisila Reservoir
CAS/Stark Parks Family Movie Night: The Big Year
CAS/StarkParks Family Birding Walk with Greg Miller
CAS/Stark Parks Bird Banding Demonstration (four dates) with Al Eibel
Beaver Creek SP Bird Hike and Education Center Tour
114th Christmas Bird Count

2012
50th Anniversary

Programs

“Costa Rica: Adventures in Biodiversity” – by Dr. Charles McClaugherty of Mt. Union U
“Members Night” – Photos and Trips shared by CAS members
“The Journey: Canadian Arctic and Alaska” – by Micheal Witt
“Honeybees” – by the Stark County Bee Keepers
“Burrowing Owls” – by Phil Courser
50th Anniversary Dinner with Julie Zickefoose
”The Bluebird Effect: Uncommon Bonds with Common Birds” – Julie Zickefoose
“Cute Chicks” – by Chuck Jakubchak, Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist
“Nomadic Birder: Backpacking Across Africa” – by Ethan Kistler
“Birds of Peru” – by CAS member, Byron Berger
Christmas Dinner ~ “Behaving Beautifully” – by Jeffrey Hall

Field Trips

CAS Breakfast with Audubon Friends and Birds at Huston-Brumbaugh Nature Center
Bird in Hand Chickadee Feeding at Beech Creek Botanical Garden and Nature Preserve
Great Backyard Bird Count
National Aviary and Phipps Conservatory in Pittsburgh, PA
Great Blue Heron Rookery at Bath Road in Akron
Earth Day Walk at Jackson Bog State Nature Preserve
Birds and Wildflowers at Quail Hollow State Park
Magee Marsh Wildlife Area in Ottawa County
Bird Walk with David Richards at McKinley Museum and West Lawn Cemetery
Wildflower Walk at Huston-Brumbaugh in Alliance
Bobolink Walk at Metzger Park
Field Trip to Guy Denny’s Tall Grass Prairie
Field Trip to the Butterfly House at Beech Creek Botanical Garden
Field Trip to Molly Stark Park with CAS and Stark Parks
Field Trip to the Purple Martin Pre-Migratory Roost
Bird Banding with Al Eibel at Stark Parks’ Exploration Gateway
Fall Foliage Walk at Wingfoot Lake State Park, Suffield
113th Christmas Bird Count at Quail Hollow State Park

Other 50th Events

Pre-meeting Program “Who Gives a Hoot” Owl Program
Winter Bird Walk with Stark Parks at Craig Pittman Trailhead, Navarre
“Selective Bird Feeding” Program by Rob Symes at The Wildlife Garden
Pre-meeting Program “Local Waterfowl Identification” 6pm
Pre-meeting Bird Walks with CAS
Woodcock Watch with Stark Parks at the Hoover Connector Trail
Garlic mustard pull with CAS members at Jackson Bog
Stark Parks NatureRama at Exploration Gateway
Earth Day Celebrations at KSU Stark
Downtown Canton First Friday Activity Table
First Friday Peregrine Falcon Walk at Chase Tower in Downtown Canton
KSU Stark Pond Walk “Insects and Ecology” by Dr. Robert Hamilton III, KSU
Birding for Kids at The Wilderness Center

2011

Programs

“Member’s Night” – Photos and Trips shared by CAS members
“China Experience” – by CAS member Abbie Sigmon
“Native Wild Animal Rehabilitation” – by CAS member Kristen Beck
“Mr. Picky and Me” – by Author, Ann McClain
“Carnivorous Plants” – by Dr. Robert Hamilton, KSU-Stark
“Sensational Birds, Sensational Observations” – by Chuck Jakubchak
“Sue and Su’s Excellent Texas Birding Adventure” – by Sue Snyder and Sue Evanoff
“The Big Year” – by Greg Miller
“What I Learned from the Birds” – by Jennifer Brumfield

Field Trips

Annual Bobolink Walk at Metzger Park in Louisville
Bird Walk at Stark Park’s Exploration Gateway
Bird Walk at John Glen Grove Trailhead in Massillon
Butterfly House at Beech Creek Botanical Garden
Tall grass Prairie Tour in Knox County
Bird Walk at Molly Stark Park in Louisville
Dike 14 Open House, Cleveland
Spiders at Medina Co. Park’s Wolf Creek Environmental Center
Fair Oaks Farms, Indiana and Jasper Pulaski Wildlife Area for Sandhill Cranes
112th Christmas Bird Count at The Wilderness Center
112th Christmas Bird Count at Quail Hollow State Park

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