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Nature Walks and Classes

How to use this Bird Walk and Class Calendar

Scroll the complete list of walks, classes and other events or fine tune your search like this: Click on the "Classes" category (righthand side of this web page) to see a list of only classes, not bird walks or children's activities. Click on the category For Kids (righthand side of this web page) to see the walks or classes designed especially with youngsters in mind. Click on Walks to see only the bird walks we have scheduled. Read more...

Killin Wetlands, Pacific University Bird Walk, June 18

Seek elusive marsh birds and Acorn Woodpeckers on this free expert-guided bird walk with Elaine Murphy to Killin Wetlands and Pacific University. This walk offered by the Beaverton Backyard Bird Shop features one of the largest remaining peat wetlands in the Willamette Valley. Read more...

See Wild Flyers on OPB TV   June 29th -  July 17th

Backyard Bird Shop is a proud sponsor of Wild Flyers on OPB TV this summer! Wild Flyers is a 3-part series exploring the wonder and science of the power of flight, one of nature's greatest innovations! Cutting-edge camera technology and computer-generated graphics help explain airborne animals' remarkable powers and how they work. Read more...

Story Time at Lower Boones Ferry Shop -  June 30th

Our 30-minute story time takes place from 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. on Thursday June 30th in our Lower Boones Ferry shop location only. Kids ages 2 -7 are welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult who must remain in the shop for the story time period. Read below for more details .... Read more...

Sandy River Delta Bird Walk -  July 9

Discover the Sandy River Delta, part of the Columbia Gorge National Scenic Area, on a free expert-guided bird walk hosted by our N.E. Fremont location of Backyard Bird Shop. Naturalist Elaine Murphy guides you through this multi-use natural area located at the confluence of the Columbia and Sandy Rivers Read more...

Family Bat Outing - July 10

Join us Sunday evening from 7:30- 9:30 pm, to explore the fascinating world of bats! First we'll meet at our Beaverton shop for a 45 minute class and slide show, then we'll carpool to a local site to seek live bats in action. We'll also listen to their echolocation calls using a bat detector. Children must be registered with, and accompanied by, an adult. Fee: $5 Limited enrollment – register early! To pre-register, contact our Beaverton Store at 503-626-0949 Read more...

Mary S. Young State Park Bird Walk - July 17

Join naturalist and educator Elaine Murphy for a guided walk around Mary S. Young Park on the bank of the Willamette River in West Linn. Backyard Bird Shop's free expert-guided bird walks are a great way to learn to recognize our local birds! Read more...

Story Time at Beaverton Shop - July 19th

Our 30-minute story time takes place from 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 19th in our Beaverton shop location only. Kids ages 2 -7 are welcome. As always, children must be accompanied by an adult who must remain in the shop throughout the story time period. Read below for details .... Read more...

Story Time at West Linn Shop - July 20th

Our 30-minute story time takes place from 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 20th at our West Linn shop location only. Kids ages 2 -7 are welcome. As always, children must be accompanied by an adult who must remain in the shop throughout the story time period. Read below for details .... Read more...

Story Time at Lower Boones Ferry Shop - July 21st

Our 30-minute story time takes place from 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 21st in our Lower Boones Ferry shop location only. Kids ages 2 -7 are welcome. As always, children must be accompanied by an adult who must remain in the shop throughout the story time period. Read below for details .... Read more...

Lewisville Park Bird Walk - July 30

Encounter old-growth Douglas firs and search for kingfishers and American Dippers along the banks of the Lewis River at Clark County’s oldest park. Expert birder and naturalist, Elaine Murphy, leads you through 154-acre Lewisville Park sharing her knowledge of the area’s wildlife and their habits. Read more...

Story Time at Beaverton Shop - Aug. 9th

Our 30-minute story time takes place from 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 9th in our Beaverton shop location only. Kids ages 2 -7 are welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult who must remain in the shop for the story time period. Read below for more details .... Read more...

Story Time at West Linn Shop -  Aug. 10th

Our 30-minute story time takes place from 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. on Wed. August 10th in our West Linn shop location only. Kids ages 2 -7 are welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult who must remain in the shop for the story time period. Read below for more details .... Read more...

Kelley Point Park Bird Walk - August 13

Two major rivers, the Columbia and Willamette, meet at Kelley Point Park and that makes it an ideal place for you to meet the some of Portland’s wildlife. Expert naturalist Elaine Murphy guides you as you explore this historic area once explored by Lewis and Clark. Read more...

Oaks Bottom Bird Walk - August 20

Portland is known as a livable city but fish and wildlife find it livable too thanks to places like Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge! Join expert naturalist Elaine Murphy as she takes you on a free bird walk through Portland’s own urban wildlife refuge. This free nature walk is hosted by the Lake Oswego (Lower Boones Ferry Rd. area) location of Backyard Bird Shop. Read more...

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