Silhoutte of a Crane in a cirlcle
The "Nature in Chatham-Kent" Winter Speaker Series meetings will be held at 7:00 pm on the selected Thursday of the month starting in the New Year. The public is welcome to attend meetings at Chatham Branch in the Meeting Room as we learn about different topics of interest to the Chatham-Kent area.

Sydenham Field Naturalists welcome the public to learn about and support our unique ecosystem in Chatham-Kent. This four part series will feature guest speakers addressing pertinent topics pertaining to Southwestern Ontario environmental concerns.

Learn more about Sydenham Field Naturalists at

Thursday, January 24 Larry Cornelis – History of our Local Forests

February 28         Lindsay Buchanan – Tallgrass Prairie

March 28         Dan Mennill – Vocal Learning in Nature: Wild Birds Learn to Sing

April 25                  Greg Van Avery – Lower Thames Conservation Area

Please note that Cogeco will be present to film each guest speaker to be broadcasted at a later date.