Christmas Bird Count for Kids


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.

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