Schedule of meetings and other events for the 2019-2020 season. Meetings are free and the public are invited to attend. Click here for the field trip schedule.

Meeting Locations

  • North Indian River County Library – 1001 Sebastian Blvd. (CR 512), Sebastian – Meetings start at 6PM
  • Vero Beach Community Center – 2266 14th Ave, Vero Beach – Meetings start at 7PM
  • Audubon House – 195 9th St. E (Oslo Rd), Vero Beach – Various start times – check listing


September 16 (Vero Beach Community Center) – Changing Climate, Changing Fisheries: Florida and the Caribbean with Ken Lindeman, Ph.D., Department of Ocean Engineering and Marine Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology, More info
October 14 (North County Library) – Avian Imagery and Iconography in Prehistoric Florida with Rebecca Harris, Ph.D., Smyrnéa Archaeological Research Institute
October 21 (Vero Beach Community Center) – Sea Turtles & Indian River County with Quintin Bergman, M.S., Sea Turtle Environmental Specialist, Indian River County Public Works Coastal Division
November 12 (Tuesday – North County Library) – Insects & Birds with Lawrence Reeves, Ph.D., University of Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory
November 18 (Vero Beach Community Center) – Florida Birds Exposed: At Last! with Juanita Baker, Ph.D.
December 9 (Audubon House) – Annual Potluck


January 13 (North County Library) – Biology, Ecology, Management and Monitoring of the Amazing Red-cockaded Woodpecker with Samantha McGee, Environmental Specialist, St. Sebastian River Preserve State Park
January 20 (Vero Beach Community Center) – Soaring around the World with Archaeopteryx Birding and Nature Tours with Gallus Quigley, Archaeopteryx Tours
February 10 (North County Library) – Southern Appalachian Wild Beauty – Flora, Fauna and Scenery with Bill Haddad, photographer
February 17 (Vero Beach Community Center) – Why are Indian River Lagoon Aquatic Species Disappearing, Including Wading Brids?: A 60 year perspective! with Grant Gilmore, Ph.D., Estuarine, Coastal and Ocean Science, Inc.
March 9 (North County Library) – Management of Public Lands with Amy Copeland, Land Manager, St. Johns River Water Management District
March 16 (Vero Beach Community Center) – The History of Birding in North America with John Nelson, President, Audubon of Martin County & host of The Audubon Moment
April 13 (North County Library) – TBA
April 20 (Vero Beach Community Center) – Using Science and Nature to Fight Invasives with Carey Minteer, Ph.D., UF-IFAS Indian River Research & Education Center
May 11 (North County Library – TBA
May 18 (Vero Beach Community Center) – TBA