Birding in the Garden: An Experiential Walk and Talk with Diego Blanco

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Birding in the Garden: An Experiential Walk and Talk with Diego Blanco

Connect with local birds in this engaging walk through the TPF gardens

By Theodore Payne Foundation

When and where

Date and time

Wednesday, June 14 · 9 - 10:30am PDT


Theodore Payne Foundation 10459 Tuxford St Sun Valley, CA 91352

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event
Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

About this event

  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Mobile eTicket

Join us for this special class walking through the TPF gardens, identifying local birds and the important relationships they share with native plants and other species. Learn which birds are year-round residents, which are seasonal visitors, what their primary food sources are, and more. A unique opportunity to listen, observe and learn about the beautiful diversity of the birds around us.

Diego Blanco is Administrative Assistant at Theodore Payne Foundation and studied environmental science at Cornell University where he worked in the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. He currently volunteers at the Moore Lab of Zoology at Occidental College and enjoys hiking and birding as often as he can.

pictured: Northern Mockingbird in the TPF gardens, photo by Diego Blanco

COVID Policy for Outdoor Classes:

If you are feeling sick or experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms, we urge you to stay home, regardless of vaccination status. COVID-19 symptoms include: fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, diarrhea)

pictured: CaliforniaThrasher in the TPF gardens, photo by Diego Blanco

pictured: Anna's Hummingbird in the TPF gardens, photo by Diego Blanco

About the organizer

Theodore Payne Foundation inspires and educates Southern Californians about the beauty and ecological benefits of California native plant landscapes.

We are located on 22 acres of canyon land in the northeast corner of the San Fernando Valley. Our full-service native plant nursery, seed room, book store, art gallery, demonstration gardens, and hiking trails are open to the public year round. We offer garden tours and classes for adults and families, as well as field trips to TPF and in-classroom programs for children. Friendly on-leash dogs are welcome and there is no admission charge!