Purple Martin Workshop and Seminar Kalona postponed

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Purple Martin Workshop and Seminar Kalona postponed

Post by Dave Duit » 06 Feb 2021, 15:30

JOHNSON COUNTY SONGBIRD PROJECT
1033 E. WASHINGTON IOWA CITY, IA 52240-5248

For Immediate Release - February 6, 2021
Contact: Jim Walters (319) 466-1134

NEWS RELEASE

About: Purple Martin Workshop/Seminar Postponed Again

For the second year running, our annual Purple Martin Workskhop/Seminar (held near Kalona, IA) will be indefinitely postponed due to the Corona virus.

Should circumstances permit, we hope to schedule an outdoor field day this summer during martin season.

We wish everyone success with their martin colonies this year - and hope you, your families, friends and neighbors stay well.

For any questions about martins, please do not hesitate to contact: Evan Gingerich, 2282 Johnson-Washington Rd. SW, Kalona, IA 52247 (319) 656-3629 (voice mail) or Jim Walters at (319) 466-1134.

This coming Monday - February 8th - a live, dial-in Bird Conference Call will be held with Andrew Troyer as the featured speaker. To participate, follow the instructions below:


Bird Observation Conference Call

Live dial in number: 712-432-8773 ID number IABIRDS# (4224737#)

Recording playback number: 712-432-8774 ID number 4224737# then enter date of recording for sharing ID.

The second and fourth Monday of each month.

Time: 6:00 PM CT

Topic on Feb. 8th: "Getting to Know and Caring for the Purple Martin"
Presented by Andrew Troyer of Conneautville PA

Question and answer session following presentation.

Topic on Feb. 22: pending

Any questions call Evan Gingerich 319-359-0997

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