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Brooklyn Public Library Central Branch

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10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
https://www.bklynlibrary.org/locations/central

January 2020

The Galapagos: Home of Evolution Presented by Bobbi Manian and Tom Stephenson

January 21, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brooklyn Public Library Central Branch, 10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Note: This meeting will be held at the Brooklyn Public Library, Central Branch Six hundred miles off the coast of mainland Ecuador sit a chain of volcanic islands that are home to a range of fascinating and unique animals. Because of its isolation, the Galapagos has served as a workshop in evolution. The slight variation of some of the birds from island to island triggered the imagination of Charles Darwin, which led him to develop his world-changing theory of evolution.…

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February 2020

How to Take Better Photos of Birds

February 18, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brooklyn Public Library Central Branch, 10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Birds make beautiful pictures. And photos can be useful in making tough IDs and also serve as memories of great experiences. But birds can be very difficult to photograph well. This workshop covers everything you need to know to make great, sharp bird photos. We will cover camera basics, how to set up for different conditions, advanced tips and tricks for the field; and also the importance of post-processing and how to make a good photo look professional. Tom Stephenson's articles and photographs are in museums and…

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March 2020

The Ins and Outs of eBird Presented by Sean Sime

March 24, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brooklyn Public Library Central Branch, 10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Join Sean Sime, a Kings County eBird moderator, who will be letting us know a bit about what eBird is and how it works. The direction of this meeting depends on YOU! Submit your eBird inquiries and questions here, or in writing at the January and February meetings. Your inquiries will be discussed and answered by Sean on this date.  

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