Vancouver Bird Week

may 7-14, 2016

The 2016 theme was Gardening for Birds. There was bird-related art workshops, walks, talks, exhibitions, and lectures across Vancouver that highlighted backyard birds and how to improve their living environment around us.


May 7, 2016
May 8, 2016
May 9, 2016
May 10, 2016
May 11, 2016
May 12, 2016
May 13, 2016
May 14 , 2016

Garden Plants for Birds

VanDusen Bird Walk with Richard Wing

UBC Plant Sale – A Growing Affair

David Bradley

Birds and Plants: A Walk in the Garden

David Bradley

Dawn Chorus Walk

Mothers Day Bioblitz: ABC’s of Birding

Mothers Day Bioblitz: Bird Biodiversity

Liron Gertsman

Photographing Birds

Celina Starnes

Bird Taxidermy: SOLD OUT

Liron Gertsman

Meet the Photographer – Bird Photography Exhibition

David Bradley

Owl Prowl

Create Graphic Stories based on Back Yard Birds

Create Graphic Stories based on Back Yard Birds

The Messenger – Exclusive Screening

Chinese Brush Painting

Create Graphic Stories based on Back Yard Birds

David Bradley

Bird Week Big Day

Nature Vancouver

Bird Walks in Vancouver Parks

Introduction to Bird Watching

Discovery Station: Birds of VanDusen

Celina Starnes

Build your own Nest Box

Drawing Birds: An Introduction

Rob Butler

Sea Safari of Howe Sound

Bird Week 2016 Finale


May 1, 2016
May 2, 2016

Penguins are way cool because…

Liron Gertsman

Liron Gertsman Photography Exhibition


Other events were offered by other groups outside of Vancouver.

May 28, 2016
May 18, 2016
May 15, 2016
May 14, 2016
May 12, 2016
May 8, 2016
May 7, 2016

VanDusen Bird Walk with Jeremy Gordon

Gardening for Birds

Hands-on with Birds

Bird Walk by the Colony Farm Park Association

Mother’s Day Tea with the Birds