Big Springs Mallards
Photo by Lloyd Pentecost
Chapter meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month at the Pinetop-Lakeside Town Council Chambers. Meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. We do not meet in January or February. July's meeting is held on the second Wednesday of the month.
Field trips are held the 2nd Saturday of each month. We meet at 7:00 a.m. at the Pinetop or Show Low McDonald's parking lot.
For more details, check our calendar or contact us.
Chapter Meeting Directions:
We meet at the Pinetop-Lakeside Town Council Chambers (1350 Niels Hansen Road in downtown Lakeside).
From Navopache Electric/light at Porter Mountain Road and Hwy. 260 (our old meeting site), continue east on 260 towards Lakeside/Pinetop; take the second right turn, at Jackson (Lakeside Post Office turn).
Go two blocks to the Town offices (the old school), and take a left on Niels Hansen, and you're there! From Show Low on 260, you can take a right on Niels Hansen (after Lakeside Campground) to reach the Town offices on your left (past the Church). From Pinetop, take a left at John L. Fish (Conoco gas station) or Jackson to the Town offices.
April 2- Speaker: Jennifer Johnson, Fish Biologist with US Fish & Wildlife Service will give programtitled "Connecting Children with Nature: Ensuring the Future of Conservation.
May 7- Speaker: Lloyd Pentecost, local photographer will do program titled "How to Photograph Nature & Just About Everthing Else with a Point and Shoot/Hybrid Camera.
June 4- Speaker: Shawn Lowery, AZ Game & Fish Dept. will speak about "Habitat Restoration of Wildllife Areas".
July 9- Speaker: Sarah Porter, Executive Director of Audubon Arizona will discuss Audubon's Western Rivers Action Network and Bird Friendly Communities initiatives.
August 6- Speaker: Gabrielle Zornes, Show Low Public Library's Children Librarian, will discuss "Birds and Wildlife of the Big Island, Hawaii".
September 3- Speaker: Paul Green, Executive Director of Tucson Audubon Society... topic undecided at this time.
October 1- speaker and topic to be determined
November 5- Dr. Ole Alcumbrac, local veternarian, will speak about Wildlife Medicine.