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October Meeting

DATE: Thursday, October 3, 2019
TIME: 7:00 p.m.

PLACE: Detwiler Auditorium, Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community, 1501 Virginia Avenue, Harrisonburg, VA 22802

PROGRAM: Winging It: Bird Journalism in Brazil by Andrew Jenner
In the August 2019 issue of the American Birding Association “Birding,” you will find an article on birds and the glass wall in Sao Paulo, Brazil by our local journalist, Andrew Jenner. Andrew attended Eastern Mennonite University and took ornithology with Dr. Clair Mellinger. He spent most of his journalism career in the Shenandoah Valley, and worked as a freelancer for a decade. Andrew has covered many topics in a range of publications, including: The Atlantic, The Washington Post, Discover and Roads & Kingdoms. He has also been a regular contributor to WMRA public radio. From 2015-18, he lived and reported in southern Brazil.