Latest News & Upcoming Events

Warblers & Wildflowers Weekend

Warblers & Wildflowers Weekend

UPDATE! Registration Now Open! Join your fellow OOS members at Shawnee State Park for a celebration of Warblers and Wildflowers! Not only will this event give you a chance to head south to meet the first big wave of spring migration, you'll also get to enjoy excellent...

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Birds in the Hills Festival

Birds in the Hills Festival

Registration Now Open! Join Rural Action, the Athens Area Birders,  and Camp Oty’Okwa for our family-friendly Birds in the Hills Festival May 5th-7th at United Plant Savers. This three-day festival will feature activities for adults, families, and specifically for...

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Marsh Madness 2017

Marsh Madness 2017

May has so many birding adventures to explore, but The Biggest Week in American Birding is an exceptional annual event from May 5-14 in NW Ohio. During the event, the Ohio Ornithological Society, in cooperation with ODNR, will be conducting beginner bird walks on...

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THE WILDS Winter Raptor Extravaganza

THE WILDS Winter Raptor Extravaganza

  The OOS will return to The Wilds on January 21, 2017, for the 13th annual trip to find wintering raptors! This event is a THANK YOU to all of the OOS members that help support our great organization! The Wilds is a large reclaimed surface mine grassland area that...

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American Birding Expo 2016!

Stop by the American Birding Expo, and visit OOS at our booth! The American Birding Expo is a retail-sales-oriented showcase of products for birders and nature enthusiasts. Exhibitors from around the world, representing all aspects of the birding and nature market,...

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Save the Date

--OHIO BIRDERS--
Here's what you all have been waiting for . . .
it's time to register for the Warblers and Wildflowers Weekend at Shawnee April 28-30!
Be sure to go through all the info, get your weekend stay reservations made and send your Event Registration Form, along with payment as soon as possible, to:
OOS
P O. Box 2432
Westerville, OH 43086
HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!

2017 events ‘in the planning’:

MARSH MADNESS – May has so many birding adventures to explore, but The Biggest Week in American Birding is an exceptional annual event from May 4-14 in NW Ohio. During the event, OOS, in cooperation with ODNR, will be conducting beginner bird walks on Saturday May 13, and Sunday May 14. Groups will be led by experienced birders at Magee Marsh boardwalk area to help identify the warblers and other songbirds that are seen migrating through the area. Watch for further information early in 2017 to get signed up.
--Keep checking the website for further details as they become available.

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