Date: 3/3/23 4:06 am
From: Cynthia Ehlinger via CTBirds <ctbirds...>
Subject: [CT Birds] Registration open. Genius of Birds author to speak at COA Annual meeting 3/25
Registration is now open for Connecticut Ornithological Association's
Annual Meeting
to be held online on Saturday, March 25 from 6:30 - 8:30 PM.

Following the awards and elections, we are excited to hear from acclaimed
author Jennifer Ackerman, science writer and author of The New York Times
bestseller The Genius of Birds, The Bird Way, and the forthcoming What an
Owl Knows (June 2023)

COA’s 39th Annual Meeting Online via Zoom
Saturday March 25, 2023
6:30 PM - Business Meeting with election of new Board members, Board
Officers and Awards
7:30 PM - Featured Speaker: Jennifer Ackerman

Registration $10 (online only using a credit card or PayPal)
Please register in advance at:

To pay directly with a credit card, scroll down from the PayPal link to the
“Pay with Debit or Credit Card” link. Assistance with registration and
using the Zoom application is available by emailing <zoomhelp...>

About the Keynote Presentation:
Explore the brilliance of birds and delve into the mysteries of the avian
brain as explored in the international bestseller, The Genius of Birds.
Join Jennifer Ackerman and experience her adventures firsthand, from the
beaches of Barbados to the rainforests of New Caledonia, as she shares
stories and stunning photos from her journey to better understand the
feathered geniuses around us. Learn how birds make and use their own tools,
teach one another new skills, count, navigate, exercise astonishing feats
of memory, create works of art, communicate in ways that resemble language,
and even pass along cultural traditions. Jennifer will also touch on her
newest highly anticipated book scheduled for release June 2023, What An Owl

--COA members and non-members are welcome to attend, so feel free to share
this email. All paid COA account holders (paid and unpaid) should have
received a recent email notice about this important event. If you did not,
please check your spam folder and whitelist <COAmemberinfo...>

Learn more about the author and the Annual Meeting agenda at

Cynthia S. Ehlinger
for Connecticut Ornithological Association

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