Sponsor-A-Speaker is a new program to give members, guests, and friends the opportunity to sponsor one or more speakers in the 2018-2019 Western Cuyahoga Speaker Series.
Western Cuyahoga Audubon’s Speaker Series, the monthly program meetings from September through May, have been popular and the 2018 - 2019 program season will be no exception. We would like to give our members, guests and friends an opportunity to sponsor one … or more, of our speaker’s programs. For just $100.00 per program, you may select from the programs listed below.
Program: “Vegetation in Northeast Ohio: Two Hundred Years of Changes and Challenges”
Presenter: Kathryn Flinn, Plant Ecologist and Assistant Professor of Biology, Baldwin-Wallace University
Date & Time: Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Program: “Careless Whispers? Deciphering the Hidden Vocal Repertoire of a Common Backyard Bird, the Dark-eyed Junco”
Presenter: Dustin G. Reichard, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Zoology, Ohio Wesleyan University
Date & Time: Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Program: “Connecting People to Nature: Placemaking at Western Cuyahoga Audubon Society”
Presenters: WCAS Members, Affiliates, and Friends
Date & Time: Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 7:30 PM
Program: "To the Edge of the Earth: Nome, Barrow, and Bering Sea Islands"
Presenter: Craig Caldwell, Editor, The Ohio Cardinal
Date & Time: Tuesday, December 4, 2018. Potluck dinner at 6:30 p.m., Program begins at 7:30 p.m.
Program: “Chimney Swifts: Our Amazing & Imperiled Avian Insectivores”
Presenter: Judy Semroc, Conservation Specialist, Cleveland Museum of Natural History
Date & Time: Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.
Program: “One Green Space for All: Areas Significant for Migratory and Breeding Birds"
Presenter: Jen Brumfield, Naturalist and Scientific Illustrator, Cleveland Metroparks
Date & Time: Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.
Program: “The Life and Times of the American Woodcock”
Presenter: Heather Shaw, Regional Wildlife Biologist, Ruffed Grouse Society and American Woodcock Society
Date & Time: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.
Program: “Warbler Warm-up”
Presenters: Matt Valencic and Kelly
Date & Time: Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.
Program: “Peregrine Falcons: Predators of Urban Canyons”
Presenters: Chad and Chris Saladin
Date & Time: Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 7:30 PM
View the web page, WCAS Speaker Series 2018-2019 here.
Sponsor-A-Speaker by selecting one of the choices below:
- Send in a check with your WCAS Mail-in Membership Letter 2018-2019. Please mark in the MEMO portion of your check that the funds are for Sponsor-A-Speaker. Indicate if you would like to sponsor a particular speaker. Offers are timestamped.
- Pay online at the 2018-2019 Annual Membership page. Sponsorships may be made through PayPal and indicate funds are for Sponsor-A-Speaker. Indicate if you would like to sponsor a particular speaker. Offers are timestamped.
Disclaimer. Programs are subject to change unexpectedly due to the speaker’s availability. We regret that this may occur and may use the funds for another presentation.