January 05, 2015

National Bird Day...

Tweet!  Tweet! Flap! Flap! Today is National Bird Day.  It's time to honor those fabulous feathered, winged, two-legged, warm-blooded, egg-laying vertebrates! So grab your binoculars and head outdoors or stay inside and watch from the warmth. Need some help with identification? Want to learn more about our feathered friends? Get out these library resources today:

The Audubon Society Master Guide to Birding by Farrand
The Bluebird Effect:  Uncommon Bonds with Common Birds by Zicketoose
Western Birds by Farrand
The Audubon Society of Water Birds by Line
The Bird Kin: An Artist’s Notebook by Tan
Look Up: Bird-Watching in Your Own Backyard by Cate
Birds by Adele Richardson
Backyard Birds of Summer by Lerner

Here’s to some aviary fun!
Kathleen Ahern
Children's Librarian

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