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West Park Birdwatching Walks with Gina

Join Gina Gilliam for a friendly, all-ages bird watching in West Fairmount Park.


Saturday, April 3, 2021


9:00am - 10:00am


Carousel House
4300 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, PA 19131

Join Gina Gilliam for a friendly, all-ages bird watching in West Park. Gina, who has been visiting the Concourse Lake area since childhood, has been an inspiring environmental educator for decades. Her experience includes environmental education at the Philadelphia Zoo, Memorial Hall, the National Wildlife Federation, the US Fish & Wildlife Service and the National Park Service. A West Philly resident, Gina is passionate about sharing the wonders of nature here in Philadelphia with others.

Gina recently gave an excellent presentation for us called Birding 101. View the video here and the slideshow here.

WHERE: Meet at Carousel House
4300 Avenue of the Republic

WHEN: meet at 8:45, tour starts at 9 am sharp.


  • BYOB – as in, please bring your own binoculars
  • Appropriate for Adults and families with children ages 6 & up.
  • Please dress according to weather conditions.
  • Please bring your own water and snacks.  (drinking water is not available in the park)

This event will take place in light rain. In the event of heavy rain or other severe conditions, the event will be cancelled and attendees are eligible for a full refund.


By registering for this event you are agreeing to follow ALL of these protocols:

  • This event will be capped at 10 people. Please only register if you fully intend to attend and let us know if you need to cancel ASAP.
  • All participants must wear a mask for the duration of the event
  • Participants must maintain 6 feet of distance from one another during the event
  • If you or anyone in your household are exhibiting COVID-19 systems, please stay home.