The Hoffmann Bird Club of Berkshire County announces a free birding program, open to the public, at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 3, at Berkshire Life Insurance Co., 700 South St.

Randy Dettmers, senior wildlife biologist with the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, will present "Monitoring and Conservation of Bicknell's Thrush — From Mountain Birdwatch to Sierra de Bahoruco."

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