Your E-mail:
Will your bird get a holiday gift this year?

CONVENTIONS AND SEMINARS

March 2007

2-4 Rosarito Beach, Mexico: The 2nd Annual Avicultural Society of America Avicultural Conference. Speakers include Joan Embry, Frank Todd, Cecilia Tragardh, DVM, Dr. Liz Koutsos, Ph.D, and more. Contact: (951) 780-4102; www.asabirds.org.

3 Washington, DC: Nutrition for Parrots with Gudrun Maybaum from Totally Organics. Hosted by the Phoenix Landing Foundation. Contact: (866) 749-5634; www.phoenixlanding.org

4
Hemet, CA: Nutrition. Elks Lodge, 1305 W. Florida Ave. 10AM. Contact: PEAC (619) 287-8200; www.peac.org.

6
Anchorage, AK: Common Behavior Problems and Lifestyles of the Successful Parrot Caretaker. BP Energy Ctr., 900 E. Benson Blvd. 6-9PM. Contact: PEAC (907)929-BIRD; akpeac@gci.net; www.akpeac.org

10 Chandler, AZ: Parrot Behavior and Learning: A Step Up and Beyond. Seminar presented by Barbara Heidenreich and Susan Friedman, Ph.D. Contact: Gail gail.naylor@cgcmail.maricopa.edu.

10 New York, NY: Caring For Your Pet When You No Longer Can – When a Will is Not Enough with Rachel Hirschfeld, Esq. 242 E. 53rd St. 1PM. $5. Contact: (212) 369-1293; nybirdclub@yahoo.com; www.nycbirdclub.com

10 Pittsburgh, PA: Parrot Personalities. RMU, Patrick Henry Ctr., Hopwood Hall. 10AM. Contact: (724) 378-7588; info@pitpeac.org; www.pitpeac.org.

17 Asheville, NC: Nourish to Flourish I, A Cooking Class for Parrots. Hosted by the Phoenix Landing Foundation. Contact: (866) 749-5634; www.phoenixlanding.org.  

17 Costa Mesa, CA: Parrot Personalities. Balearic Rec. Ctr., 1975 Balearic Dr. Contact: PEAC (619) 287-8200; parroted@cox.net; www.peac.org.

17 
Pittsburgh, PA: Basic Behavior Problems. 300 Cumberland Rd. Contact: Pgh. Parrot Rescue (412) 761-2268; zazubird@prodigy.net; www.pittsburghparrotrescue.org.  

18 San Diego, CA: Socialization Training For You & Your Bird. Hubbs Research Ctr./Sea World San Diego. 10-3. $30 for you & your bird; $15 for you. Contact: PEAC (619) 287-8200; parroted@cox.net; www.peac.org

18 Twinsburg, OH: Parrot Personalities & Body Language. Hilton Garden Inn. 1-3. Contact: PEAC-Cleveland (440) 349-1700; www.clevelandpeac.org.

20 New York, NY: Avian Adoption Screening. ASPCA, 424 E. 92nd St. 6-8PM. RSVP Contact: (212) 369-1293; admin@nycbirdclub.com.

24
Twinsburg, OH: Basic Bird Care. Hilton Garden Inn. 10-12. Contact: PEAC-Cleveland (440) 349-1700; www.clevelandpeac.org.

23-28 Moab, UT: Winging It Live in Moab Seminar. Hosted by the Pirate’s Parrot, Chris Biro. Lecture and field research on flight training in desert setting. Speakers include Susan Friedman, Ph.D., Chris Biro, Dean Moser, Steve Layman, Barbara Heidenreich and more. Contact: Chris (206) 618-2610; chrisbiro@surfbest.net

24 San Diego, CA: Parrot Body Language and Behavior Problems. Marina Village Conference Ctr., 1936 Quivira Way, Room D-6. Contact: PEAC (619) 287-8200; parroted@cox.net; www.peac.org

25 San Diego, CA: Everything Your Parrot Wants You To Know and The Truth About Cockatoos. Marina Village Conference Ctr., 1936 Quivira Way, Room D-6. Contact: PEAC (619) 287-8200; parroted@cox.net; www.peac.org.

31 Charlotte, NC: Anatomy with Dr. Frank Rutowski and Things I Wish I’d Known, Comprehensive Parrot Care Class. Hosted by the Phoenix Landing Foundation. Contact: (866) 749-5634; www.phoenixlanding.org.

31 Cromwell, CT: Connecticut Parrot Society’s 1st Annual Featherfest. Featured speakers: Susan Chamberlain and Hope Douglas. Crowne Plaza Hotel. 10-5. $5 (members); $7 (non-members); under 10 free. Contact: Barbara or Bob (860) 621-5790; www.connecticutparrotsociety.org.

31-April 1 Virginia Beach, VA: Bird Clubs of Virginia 23rd Annual State Convention. Speakers: Dr. Susan Friedman, Rick Jordon, Eric Peake Esq., Dr. Lisa Paul, Dr. Darrel Styles. Parrot training seminar with Dr. Susan Friendman, workshops, 4 division-judged show, educational seminars, vendor room and more. Virginia Beach Resort Hotel. Contact: Johdon@verizon.net; cvgma@aol.com; www.birdclubsofva.org

SHOWS & FAIRS

March 2007

3 Tulsa, OK: Oklahoma Avicultural Society’s Spring Fling Bird Fair. Tulsa Convention Ctr., 6th & Houston. 9-5. $2. Contact: Mary (918) 437-3343; fairinfo@okbirds.com; www.okbirds.com

3 Wheaton, IL: Greater Chicago Cage Bird Club. Dupage Fairgrounds, 2015 Manchester. 10-4. $3; under 12 free. Contact: (630) 640-4924 or (708) 258-0682; www.gccbc.org

3-4 Houma, LA: Gulf South Bird Club’s Bird Fair and Cockatiel & Finch Show. Evergreen Cajun Ctr., 4694 W. Main St. Sat. 9-4:30; Sun. 9-4:30. $1. Contact: Mike (985) 446-0886 or Terry & Loretta (985) 665-3902; tbirds@mobiletel.com

4 Bedford, NH: Birds of a Feather Avicultural Society (BOAF) Spring Exotic Bird Mart & Expo. Quality Inn & Wayfarer Convention Ctr. 9:30-4. Contact: Robert (603) 472-7431; publicity@boaf.com; ww.boaf.com.

4 Madison, WI: Madison Exotic Bird Fair. VFW Hall, 301 Cottage Grove Rd. 10-3. $2. Contact: (608) 362-4696; busybirdtoys@charter.net; www.busybirdtoysandfairs.com.

4 Medina, OH: Exotic Bird Fair Expo sponsored by A Better Bird Inc. Community Bldg. at Median County Fairgrounds, 735 W. Lafayette Rd., Rte. 42. 10-4. $3; children $1 w/ paying adult. Free parking. Contact: Gracey or David (330) 723-0158; exoticbirdfairexpo@zoominternet.net.

4 Palmetto, FL: The Greater Brandon Avian Society’s 15th Annual Exotic Bird Expo. Manatee Convention Ctr., 1 Haben Blvd. 10-5. $3; 12 & under free. Free parking. Contact: Lillian (813) 634-1856 or Bob & Dell (813) 645-3610; www.birdshows.com; www.manateeconventioncenter.com.

10 Rolling Meadows, IL: Rolling Meadows Bird Fair & Sale. Rolling Meadows Community Ctr., 3705 Pheasant. 10-3. $3. Contact: Midwest (937) 377-3607; info@midwestshows.biz; www.midwestshows.biz.

10-11 Cleveland, TN: SE TN Aviculture Society’s Spring Fair. Stuart School, Keith St. & 20th St. Sat. & Sun 9-5. $2; 8 & under free. Contact: Janet (423) 472-1306 after 6PM; jgb2202@aol.com.

10-11 Fort Worth, TX: Morning Star Expositions Bird Fair. Will Rogers Memorial Ctr., Brown Lupton Exhibit Hall, 3401 W. Lancaster. Sat. 9-5; Sun. 9-5. Contact: W.D. Brown (214) 244-0350; www.birdsandpets.com.

10-11 Westwego, LA: Greater New Orleans Expo Bird Fair. John Alario Event Ctr., 2000 Segnette Blvd. Sat. 9-5; Sun. 10-4:30. $5; under 6 free. Free parking. Contact: Ron (504) 831-7385; GNOExpo@att.net; http://gnoexpo.com.

11 Green Cove Springs, FL: Exotic Bird Society of America’s Bird Expo, Seminars & Trick Bird Shows. Clay County Fairgrounds, 2497 State Rd., 16W. 9-4. $5 for non-members; $4 for members w/ membership card; under 10 free. Contact: Charles (407) 855-3367; charles@ebsoa.org; www.ebsoa.org.

11 Toledo, OH: Ohio Bird Fair. Clarion Hotel Toledo, 2340 S. Reynolds Rd. (1 block N. of pike by Heatherdowns). 10-4. $3. Contact: Marti (330) 518-9516; Martiis@aol.com; www.ohiobirdfair.com.

16-18 Schaumburg, IL: 15th Annual Chicagoland Family Pet Expo. Renaissance Convention Ctr., 1551 N. Thoreau Dr. Contact: (847) 303-4100.

17 Conroe, TX: Morning Star Expositions Bird Fair. Lone Star Convention Ctr., 9055 FM 1484. 9-5. Contact: W.D. Brown (214) 244-0350; www.birdsandpets.com.

17
Carthage, MO: Southwest Missouri Cage Bird Expo & Sale. Carthage Memorial Hall, 407 South Garrison. 9-3:30. $4; under 6 free. Contact: Ramona (620) 856-5108 or Mike (620) 429-1872.

17 Temple, TX: Texas Bird Breeders Early Bird Mart. Mayborn Convention Ctr. (Exit 304 from I-35 South). Contact: Carla or Barbara (817) 572-6262; whatadaffy@aol.com; www.texasbirdbreeders.org.

17-18 Forest Park (Atlanta), GA: Tim Vogles SE Exotic Bird Fair. Atlanta State Farmers Market Exhibit Hall. Contact: (770) 593-3962; birdman@mindspring.com; www.birdfairs.com.

17-18 Jackson, MS: 19th Semi-Annual Central MS Exotic Bird Fair. MS State Fairgrounds, (I-55, Exit 96B High Street). Sat. 9-5; Sun. 11-4. $3. Contact: Carri (901) 878-1307; sales@birdshows.com; www.birdshows.com.

17-18 Morganton, NC: Smoky Mountain Cage Bird Society’s 27th Feathered Festival. Collett Street Rec. Ctr., 300 Collett St. Contact: Michael (828) 433-8036 (Day) or (828) 439-8477 (Night); Tereasa (828) 656-2674.

18 Brooksville, FL: Hernando Exotic Bird Club Inc. 9th Annual Bird Mart. Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 Broad St., Hwy. 41 S. 9-5. $3; under 12 free. Contact: Keith (727) 861-2329.

18 Oak Creek, WI: Oak Creek Exotic Bird Fair. American Legion Hall, 9327 S. Shephard Ave. Contact: (608) 362-4696; busybirdtoys@charter.net; www.busybirdtoysandfairs.com.

18 Pomona, CA: Everybody’s Bird Mart. Los Angeles County Fairplex, Bldg. #4. 9-4. $5; under12 free. Contact: (805) 494-1499.

23-25 Chantilly, VA: Super Pet Expo. Dulles Expo Ctr. Contact: (866) Super-Pet ext. 103; info@SuperPetExpo.com; www.SuperPetExpo.com.

24 Gainesville, FL: Pet Market Show. Alachua County Fairgrounds. Under 10 free. Contact: Bobby & Kay (352) 376-9038; bnipper@bellsouth.net; www.petmarketshows.info.

24 Lawrence, KS: Kansas Cage Bird Expo & Sale. Knights of Columbus Hall, 2206 E. 23rd St. 9:30-3:30. $4. Contact: Ramona (620) 856-5108 or Mike (620) 429-1872.

24 Mishawaka, IN: Michiana Bird Society Presents 13th Annual Bird Fair. Mishakawa F.O.P. Lodge #91, 1825 E. 12th St. 10-5. Contact: Betty (574) 293-9733; michianabirdsociety.com.

24 Wheaton, IL: The Avicultural Society of Chicagoland (TASC) hosts their 2007 Midwest Bird Expo. Dupaige County Fairgrounds at the Main Hall, 2015 Manchester Rd. 9:30-4. Contact: www.tasc-chicago.org.

24-25 Live Oak, TX: Morning Star Expositions Bird Fair. Live Oak Civic Ctr., 8101 Pat Booker. Sat. 9-5; Sun. 9-5. Contact: W.D. Brown (214) 244-0350; www.birdsandpets.com.

25 Des Moines, IA: Mid America Cage Bird Society Exotic Cage Bird Exhibition. Des Moines Botanical Ctr. 10-4. Contact: Nancy (515) 277-9985.

25 Naples, FL: Naples Exotic Bird Fair & Sale. Florida Sports Park, 8250 Collier Blvd. 9-4. $4; 10 & under free. Free parking. Contact: Michael (727) 834-9282; www.birdfairflorida.com.

25 Paso Robles, CA: Paso Robles Bird Mart. Mid State Fairgrounds, 2198 Riverside Ave. 9-3:30. $5; 6-12 $1; under 6 free. Contact: Roy (805) 239-3633.

31 Charleston, SC: Charleston Exotic Bird Club’s Spring Exotic Bird Fair. Gen. Mark W. Clark National Guard Armory, 7220 Cross County Rd. 9-4. $4; 6 & under free. Contact: Cary (843) 367-7442; birdfanatic@sc.rr.com; ChasExoBirdClub@aol.com; http://www.angelfire.com/mi4/glas.

31 Grand Rapids, MI: The Great Lakes Avicultural Society’s Annual Bird Fair. Deltaplex Entertainment Ctr., 2500 Turner NW. 10-4. Contact: Marcia (616) 361-0140; mawtiel@aol.com; or Joyce (616) 458-9041; http://noahbird@sbcglobal.net; www.angelfire.com/mi4/glas.

31 New Albany, IN: Exotic Bird Fair. National Guard Armory, 2909 Grantline Rd. 9-4. Contact: Jim or Sandy (812) 923-8349; jfkron@aye.net.

31 Philadelphia, PA: Delco Bird Club’s 2nd Annual Bird Mart. Philadelphia Ramada Inn, 76 Industrial Hwy., South of Phila. Int’l Airport. Contact: Connie (610) 604-3316; www.delcobirdclub.com.

31 Romulus, MI: Rainbow Feathers Bird Club’s Annual Bird Fair. Romulus High School, 9650 S. Wayne Rd. 10-4. $3; 12 & under free. Contact: Dave (734) 422-5981.

31-April 1 Chicago, IL: Chicagoland’s 2-Day Exotic Bird Fair & Supply Sale. Prairie State College, 202 S. Halstred St. Sat. 9-5; Sun. 11-4. $3. Contact: Carri (901) 878-1307; sales@birdshows.com; www.birdshows.com.

31-April 1 Grapevine, TX: Morning Star Expositions Bird Fair. Grapevine Convention Ctr., 1209 S. Main St. Sat. 9-5; Sun. 9-5. Contact: W.D. Brown (214) 244-0350; www.birdsandpets.com.


Top Products
d
BirdChannel Home | Bird Breeders | Bird Species | Related Links | BirdChannel Editors and Contributors
DOGS | CATS | FISH | HORSE | REPTILES | SMALL ANIMALS | HOBBY FARMS
                       | Birds USA |  
Disclaimer: The posts and threads recorded in our message boards do not reflect the opinions of nor are endorsed by I-5 Publishing, LLC nor any of its employees. We are not responsible for the content of these posts and threads.
Copyright ©  I-5 Publishing, LLC. All rights reserved.
Our Privacy Policy has changed. Your California Privacy Right/Privacy Policy
Advertise With Us  |  SiteMap  |  Contact Us  |  Terms of Use  |  Community Guidelines | Bird eClub Terms
BirdChannel Newsletter Signup | Link to Us | About Us | More Great I-5 Sites
Gold Standard

*Content generated by our loyal visitors, which includes comments and club postings, is free of constraints from our editors’ red pens, and therefore not governed by I-5 Publishing, LLC’s Gold Standard Quality Content, but instead allowed to follow the free form expression necessary for quick, inspired and spontaneous communication.

Become a fan of BirdChannel on Facebook Follow BirdChannel on Twitter
Get social and connect with BirdChannel.



Hi my name's Kiwi

Visit the Photo Gallery to
cast your vote!
Information on over 200 critter species