Upcoming Events

For directions to meeting places, arrangements to meet you along the way, and other information, contact Bill Ostrander at 607-732-3370 or browncreeper9@gmail.com.

June 22
Thursday
6:30p Dish to Pass Picnic and Birding: Annual Meeting and Election of Officers | Sperr Memorial Park
Bring your own table service and a dish to pass. Hot dogs, hamburgers, and beverages will be provided. Bring binoculars to bird from the pavilion and/or on the trails.
June 23
Friday
10:00a - 11:00p Nature Strollers | Sperr Memorial Park
For families with young children, enjoy a leisure outdoor walk at various locations in Chemung County. An outdoor educator is on hand to help you enjoy the wonder of nature, and encourage your child's understanding of our natural world. For parents/grandparents/caregivers with babies in strollers, and walking toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-agers. Download the full schedule here.
June 24
Saturday
8:00a - 10:00p West Elmira Riverine Forest
Meet at Pirozzolo Park behind the Elmira Town Hall at 1255 W. Water Street, West Elmira. We'll walk trails along the river and look for raptors, waterfowl, warblers, and more.
June 30
Friday
10:00a - 11:00p Nature Strollers | Mark Twain Riverfront Park, Water Street, Elmira
For families with young children, enjoy a leisure outdoor walk at various locations in Chemung County. An outdoor educator is on hand to help you enjoy the wonder of nature, and encourage your child's understanding of our natural world. For parents/grandparents/caregivers with babies in strollers, and walking toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-agers. Download the full schedule here.
July 6
Thursday
10:00a - 11:00p Nature Strollers | West Elmira River Trail - Meet at Elmira Town Hall
For families with young children, enjoy a leisure outdoor walk at various locations in Chemung County. An outdoor educator is on hand to help you enjoy the wonder of nature, and encourage your child's understanding of our natural world. For parents/grandparents/caregivers with babies in strollers, and walking toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-agers. Download the full schedule here.
July 14
Friday
10:00a - 11:00p Nature Strollers | Sperr Memorial Park
For families with young children, enjoy a leisure outdoor walk at various locations in Chemung County. An outdoor educator is on hand to help you enjoy the wonder of nature, and encourage your child's understanding of our natural world. For parents/grandparents/caregivers with babies in strollers, and walking toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-agers. Download the full schedule here.
July 20
Thursday
7:00p Open Board Meeting at Appleridge, 168 Miller St., Horseheads, NY
All CVAS members are welcome to attend.
July 21
Friday
6:00p - 7:00p Nature Strollers | USDA Center, Rt 352
For families with young children, enjoy a leisure outdoor walk at various locations in Chemung County. An outdoor educator is on hand to help you enjoy the wonder of nature, and encourage your child's understanding of our natural world. For parents/grandparents/caregivers with babies in strollers, and walking toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-agers. Download the full schedule here.
July 28
Friday
10:00a - 11:00p Nature Strollers | Eldridge Park
For families with young children, enjoy a leisure outdoor walk at various locations in Chemung County. An outdoor educator is on hand to help you enjoy the wonder of nature, and encourage your child's understanding of our natural world. For parents/grandparents/caregivers with babies in strollers, and walking toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-agers. Download the full schedule here.
Aug 3
Thursday
10:00a - 11:00p Nature Strollers | Big Flats Community Trail
For families with young children, enjoy a leisure outdoor walk at various locations in Chemung County. An outdoor educator is on hand to help you enjoy the wonder of nature, and encourage your child's understanding of our natural world. For parents/grandparents/caregivers with babies in strollers, and walking toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-agers. Download the full schedule here.
Aug 4
Friday
10:00a - 11:00p Nature Strollers | Sperr Memorial Park
For families with young children, enjoy a leisure outdoor walk at various locations in Chemung County. An outdoor educator is on hand to help you enjoy the wonder of nature, and encourage your child's understanding of our natural world. For parents/grandparents/caregivers with babies in strollers, and walking toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-agers. Download the full schedule here.
Aug 25
Friday
10:00a - 11:00p Nature Strollers | Seeley Creek, Southtown Shopping Plaza
For families with young children, enjoy a leisure outdoor walk at various locations in Chemung County. An outdoor educator is on hand to help you enjoy the wonder of nature, and encourage your child's understanding of our natural world. For parents/grandparents/caregivers with babies in strollers, and walking toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-agers. Download the full schedule here.
Aug 26
Saturday
7:00a - 5:00p Trip to Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge
Meet in the parking lot north of the Sugar 'N Spice Restaurant, Horseheads. We'll car pool from there. We will look especially for shorebirds, but there should also be bald eagles, ospreys, and herons. Bring a bag lunch.
Sep 14
Thursday
10:00a - 11:00p Nature Strollers | Brand Park Levee by Brand Park, Elmira
For families with young children, enjoy a leisure outdoor walk at various locations in Chemung County. An outdoor educator is on hand to help you enjoy the wonder of nature, and encourage your child's understanding of our natural world. For parents/grandparents/caregivers with babies in strollers, and walking toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-agers. Download the full schedule here.
Sep 20
Wed
10:00a - 11:00p Nature Strollers | Sperr Memorial Park
For families with young children, enjoy a leisure outdoor walk at various locations in Chemung County. An outdoor educator is on hand to help you enjoy the wonder of nature, and encourage your child's understanding of our natural world. For parents/grandparents/caregivers with babies in strollers, and walking toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-agers. Download the full schedule here.
Sep 29
Friday
10:00a - 11:00p Nature Strollers | Sperr Memorial Park
For families with young children, enjoy a leisure outdoor walk at various locations in Chemung County. An outdoor educator is on hand to help you enjoy the wonder of nature, and encourage your child's understanding of our natural world. For parents/grandparents/caregivers with babies in strollers, and walking toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-agers. Download the full schedule here.
Oct 5
Thursday
10:00a - 11:00p Nature Strollers | Sullivanville Dam, Rt. 13
For families with young children, enjoy a leisure outdoor walk at various locations in Chemung County. An outdoor educator is on hand to help you enjoy the wonder of nature, and encourage your child's understanding of our natural world. For parents/grandparents/caregivers with babies in strollers, and walking toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-agers. Download the full schedule here.
Oct 19
Thursday
6:00p - 7:00p Nature Strollers | Miller's Pond, Elmira's Southside
For families with young children, enjoy a leisure outdoor walk at various locations in Chemung County. An outdoor educator is on hand to help you enjoy the wonder of nature, and encourage your child's understanding of our natural world. For parents/grandparents/caregivers with babies in strollers, and walking toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-agers. Download the full schedule here.
Oct 20
Friday
10:00a - 11:00p Nature Strollers | West Elmira River Trail - Meet at Elmira Town Hall
For families with young children, enjoy a leisure outdoor walk at various locations in Chemung County. An outdoor educator is on hand to help you enjoy the wonder of nature, and encourage your child's understanding of our natural world. For parents/grandparents/caregivers with babies in strollers, and walking toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-agers. Download the full schedule here.
Oct 27
Friday
10:00a - 11:00p Nature Strollers | Eldridge Park
For families with young children, enjoy a leisure outdoor walk at various locations in Chemung County. An outdoor educator is on hand to help you enjoy the wonder of nature, and encourage your child's understanding of our natural world. For parents/grandparents/caregivers with babies in strollers, and walking toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-agers. Download the full schedule here.
Nov 17
Friday
10:00a - 11:00p Nature Strollers | Sperr Memorial Park
For families with young children, enjoy a leisure outdoor walk at various locations in Chemung County. An outdoor educator is on hand to help you enjoy the wonder of nature, and encourage your child's understanding of our natural world. For parents/grandparents/caregivers with babies in strollers, and walking toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-agers. Download the full schedule here.
Dec 1
Friday
10:00a - 11:00p Nature Strollers | Rails to Trails, Winter's Road, Big Flats, NY
For families with young children, enjoy a leisure outdoor walk at various locations in Chemung County. An outdoor educator is on hand to help you enjoy the wonder of nature, and encourage your child's understanding of our natural world. For parents/grandparents/caregivers with babies in strollers, and walking toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-agers. Download the full schedule here.
Dec 8
Friday
10:00a - 11:00p Nature Strollers | Tanglewood Nature Center
For families with young children, enjoy a leisure outdoor walk at various locations in Chemung County. An outdoor educator is on hand to help you enjoy the wonder of nature, and encourage your child's understanding of our natural world. For parents/grandparents/caregivers with babies in strollers, and walking toddlers, preschoolers, and young school-agers. Download the full schedule here.