FR (2/15), 9am - The Great Backyard Bird Count will document bird diversity at Lake James State Park, 6883 N.C. Highway 126, Nebo. Meets at the Paddy's Creek Area office breezeway. Be prepared to hike. Free. Info: 584-7728.
• SA (2/16) & SU (2/17) 10am - An easy bird walk will depart from the Paddy's Creek Area bridge parking lot. Free.