UPDATE: Field Trip Date Change

The Labor Day trip to Cape May has been moved from Monday, the 4th of September to Sunday, the 3rd to avoid shore traffic.

An Almost Complete Set of Cassinias Are Available

Club Member writes…. “Jewel and I are in the process of cleaning out items we no longer need or use. The jewelry donated by Jewel at the DVOC party was one set of such stuff. We have an almost complete set of Cassinias going back to the very beginning for which we are looking for a good home. If DVOC …

Donations to the DVOC Interns Fund

At the recent Annual Picnic, hosted by Anita and Paul Guris, those in attendance donated $330 to the DVOC Interns Fund. This money was raised by a combination of methods including the sale of donated items and straight donations. The DVOC Interns Fund is a major initiative of the DVOC and supports interns in the Ornithology Department of the Academy …

Bird Talk at the Philadelphia Zoo

The bird curator at the Philadelphia Zoo, Ian Gereg, is giving a morning talk on birds on Sunday, August 13th, as part of a seminar series for members and guests of the Philadelphia Zoo.The DVOC ( and ) will have a table set up to answer questions about the DVOC, activities, lectures and field trips. An earlier version of this …