Orange Audubon Society’s guest speaker programs are free and open to the public. They take place on the third Thursday of the month, September through June, at 7:00 PM. Most programs are at Harry P. Leu Gardens in Orlando (directions). The October and December programs are aired LIVE on Orange Audubon Society’s YouTube channel. Please consult the OASis or Facebook page for updates.
Third Thursdays in 2023
Sept 21 Freshwater Turtles of Central Florida
Oct 19 Bats, Birds and Bugs
Lee Bloomcamp (Online on YouTube LIVE)
Nov 16 Restoration of the Kissimmee River
Dec 21 TBA (Online on YouTube LIVE)
Third Thursdays in 2024
Jan 18 Tips to Create Amazing nature Photography
Feb 15 Creating Bird Habitat through Restored Wetlands — Sweetwater and More
Mar 21 The Comback of Lake Apopka
April 18 Getting to Know our Fabulous Raptors
May 16 Climate Travels: How Ecotourism Changes Mindsets and Motivates Action
Jun 20 356h Annual Chertok Nature Photography Contest Awards Program with Online Auction
Bird Chats are OAS’ online conversations, featuring expert guest presentations following presentation of a mystery bird quiz and latest bird sightings. Bird Chats are held the first, second and fourth Thursdays from 7:00–8:00 PM.