Christmas Bird Count for Kids


Saturday, January 12, 2019
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
rare ECO Centre

The rare Charitable Research Reserve is partnering with Waterloo Region Nature Kids once again to host our Christmas Bird Count for Kids. This is a family event, where parents learn alongside their kids.

9:00 AM
Introduction and Welcome
9:15 AM
Mini-Workshop: Birding Basics
9:45 AM
Break into Teams, Hand-out Checklists
10:00 AM
Outdoor Bird Count in Teams! Dress for the weather.
11:30 AM
Hot Chocolate & Species Tallies
12:00 PM
Wrap-Up and Goodbye

Please dress to spend approximately 1.5 hours outside. The exact length of the count will be weather dependent. Hot chocolate & coffee will be provided. Binoculars and field guides will be provided for those who do not have their own.

All participants will receive a $5 coupon from Armstrong Bird Foods for participating in the 2018 CBC4Kids.

Share your experience with us on social media!
@raresites @BSC_Education #CBC4Kids

Bird Studies Canada Photo Contest

Send in your best event photos to win a prize in this year’s CBC and CBC4Kids Photo Contest! Email your photos to by Thursday, January 31, 2019.

This event is FREE!



We are sorry but registration for this event is now closed.

Please contact us if you would like to know if spaces are still available.

rare Charitable Research Reserve
1679 Blair Road
Cambridge, ON N3H 4R8
(519) 650-9336
Charitable Registration:
#8776 15914 RR0001