Dr. Robert and Karen Benson will teach beginning birding as a continuing education course at Coastal Bend College this April. The eight-hour course will run on the following dates at CBC Lott-Canada Facility, located at 900 W. Corpus Christi St. in Beeville:
Friday, April 13, 2012, 6-8 p.m.
Saturday, April 14, 2012, 7 a.m. – noon, 1:30-2:30 p.m.
The course is $46. Participants must make their own lunch arrangements.
Participants will meet at Lott-Canada facility to summarize the experience of birding and then travel. Binoculars are recommended to successfully complete the course. Soft, comfortable shoes, a hat or cap and bottled water are also recommended.
Ornithologist Karen Benson is known for her column, Coastal Bend Naturalist, in the Beeville Bee-Picayune.
To register for this or other continuing education courses, call (361) 362-2633 or go to the website at http://www.coastalbend.edu/ce.