Education 2017

The Verde Valley Birding and Nature Festival
is pleased to announce paid scholarships to youth birder camps:

Camp 1:    American Birder Association’s   Camp  Colorado  (YMCA of the Rockies at Estes Park)
        16 July – 22 July 2017

Camp 2:    Arizona Young Birders Camp, Sulphur Springs Valley, Willcox, Arizona
        9 – 11 June 2017      

Winners will be selected based on their submission of an essay titled:
“What I Want to Learn and Share About My Experiences at Birder Camp”


Please refer questions to the VVNBF Education Committee at with “youth birder camp” in the subject line or call 928-567-3257 and leave a message.   Submissions, including the camp registration packets are due April 5, 2017.   Both camp’s registration packets are on our VVBNF website (COMING SOON) and should be forwarded to:  

Mary Ontiveros,   c/o VVBNF
PO Box 2224
Cottonwood, AZ 86326


Mission: The Verde Valley Birding & Nature Festival provides a unique recreational experience to anyone interested in the natural world and fosters awareness of the importance of habitat for the enrichment of all life in the Verde Valley.
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