The Seabrook Island Birders (SIB) Organizational Committee has made considerable progress during the past two months, including the following:
*The group’s official name will be the ” Seabrook Island Birders (SIB).
*Membership will be available to all Seabrook Island property owners and their renters.
*The purpose of SIB is to provide Seabrook Island residents, renters, and guests, who have a passion for, and interest in learning more about, birds the opportunity to do so through educational lectures, birding trips, and by sharing information about the incredible variety of birds that inhabit Seabrook Island throughout the year.
*Dues will be $10.00 annually – collected at time of membership and each January thereafter.
* The officers (Chairman, Membership/Treasurer, Communications Coordinator, Activities Coordinator, Program Coordinator and etc.) and other committee members will meet monthly.
*Seabrook Island Bluebird Society (SIBS) programs, such as the Bluebird Trails, will be an important and integral component of SIB.
*SIB will have four meetings for all members annually beginning in January 2016. These meetings will include a guest speaker and information concerning Island birds and up-coming birding activities. Meetings will be open to all interested individuals, approximately 1 to 1 1/2 hour in length and preceded by a 15 minute social.
*A SIB website (seabrookislandbirders.org), a Gmail account (calendar and bulletin board), a Facebook account, and a blog site for SIB have been developed and will be available to all members.
MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR OUR FIRST MEETING!
January 20th, 2016
Lake House – Live Oak Room
Attracting Birds To Your Yard And Feeders
Speaker: Christine Fifer – Wild Birds Unlimited – St Andrews Shopping Center.
A Tour Of Our New SIB Web site, Gmail account, Facebook account, and Blog.
Speaker: Nancy Brown and Flo Foley
There will be a membership sign-up, a raffle, free birdseed samples and a chance to learn about the advantages of being a SIB member.
You don’t need to be an accomplished birder; simply loving to see birds at your backyard feeder is enough.
Please join us for a fun evening of learning about our feathered friends and about Seabrook Island’s new birders group – SIB.
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