What obstacles does Greg overcome during his Big Year? Does he out-bird his better-funded competition? Moreover, why put yourself through such an ordeal just to chase birds across the continent?
Feb 20: Backyard Bird Feeding, NBP staff-led course offered through CCC
Mar 14: The Big Year book discussion, Grand Island Public Library. Free and open to the public.
Mar 21: Beyond the Screen movie presentation of “The Big Year” and discussion with special guest Greg Miller
Mar 24: “The Big Morning” Birding Trip w/Greg Miller
Mar 24: Greg Miller evening presentation, “The Big Year: The Triumph of Nature and the Human Spirit” - Crane Trust Nature & Visitor Center
Apr 13-15: "Chicken and Stars" - Crane Trust Nature and Visitor Center staff-led Sandhills birding and stargazing trip. The highlight is viewing Greater Prairie-Chicken and Sharp-tailed Grouse courtship displays.
May 10-12: Beginning Birding Course, NBP staff-led course offered through CCC in partnership with the Prairie Plains Resource Institute