It’s a great time of year for the whole family to watch for birds in your backyard or neighborhood park. One way to attract and watch birds inside in winter is to put up a bird feeder at your house. Or bundle up and venture outdoors searching for birds that winter in our area.

Book Recommendations:

For young DIY enthusiasts, these titles are full of ideas for building your own birdhouse, with many using recycled materials.  Recipes for making your own bird food are included.

You’ve spotted an interesting bird but what kind is it?  This handy guide will help answer that question:
National Geographic Bird Guide of North America by Jonathan K. Alderfer

Great titles for kids who are serious about birdwatching- Includes tips on keeping a birding journal, habitat, attracting birds and more: