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Saturday May 10, 2014
Contact  5rivers@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Location: Five Rivers Environmental Education Center, Delmar

If you have participated in a Project WILD workshop and would like to present training workshops for others, this is the workshop for you. During this two-day train-the-trainer program, participants will learn how to present Project WILD and Aquatic WILD workshops to groups of educators. Registrants must participate for the entire time on both days to complete the program successfully. The program is free, but space is limited. Call Five Rivers at 518-475-0291 by Friday, May 2 to register.

6:00 AM
Contact  5rivers@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Location: Five Rivers Environmental Education Center, Delmar

Join members of the Hudson Mohawk Bird Club as they welcome the arrival of spring with an early morning bird walk. The earliest party will meet in the parking lot at 6:00 AM. Others are invited to gather at the center at 6:45 AM to organize into birding groups which will head out at 7:00 and 8:00 AM. At 10:30 AM, groups will return to the center to tally and compare their results, and to share breakfast. (Food provided by HMBC; donations appreciated.) Please call the center at 518-475-0291 by Wednesday, May 7 to register.

9:00 AM
Contact  (518) 457-2500 lifeguardinfo@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Are you looking for Summer employment?? Do you love the outdoors? Can't get enough of DEC Campgrounds?? Well then...Come and take our Lifeguard Exam Saturday, May 10th at Queensbury Elementary School,431 Aviation Road, Queensbury at 9:00am. You must preregister for the exam by calling 518-457-2500. Please visit our website for more info about lifeguarding with the NYS DEC.

10:30 AM
Contact  rwnp@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Did you know Reinstein Woods is a designated Watchable Wildlife destination? Search for spring migrant birds on a guided walk in the Woods. Bring binoculars if you have them. Registration required; call 716-683-5959 to sign up.

LegendFive Rivers Reinstein Woods Workshops

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