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75th Anniversary Celebration

Topeka Audubon Society 75th Anniversary Celebration was held on Saturday March 24, 2018

at the Grand Ballroom, Ramada Downtown

420 SE 6th Ave. Topeka, KS

Speaker:  Al Batt (see below for biography)


5:00 PM Social Hour and Cash Bar

6:30 PM Dinner

7:00 PM Announcements and Election of Officers

7:15 PM Speaker


Gifts, giveaways and displays of TAS historical photographs, documents and books. 



Choice of: Pan seared chicken breast with champagne sauce, wild and long grain rice and chef’s fresh vegetable OR Smoked sliced pork tenderloin with Dijon cream sauce, scalloped potatoes, broccoli, and spaghetti squash.  Each comes with Chef's choice dessert, water, tea or coffee.


Cost: $30 by check; $10 speaker only. 

Registration and PayPal begin

February 1, 2018 and ends at 7 pm. Monday,  March 19th, 2018



Checks may be made payable to Topeka Audubon Society and mailed to:


Topeka Audubon Society

c/o Alison Marsh

11364 S. Shawnee Heights Rd.

Overbrook, KS. 66524

Al Batt of Hartland, Minnesota is a writer, speaker, storyteller and humorist. Al writes humor and nature columns for many newspapers and does regular radio shows about nature. He writes a number of popular cartoon strips that are syndicated nationally and is author of the book, "A Life Gone to the Birds." He is a columnist for "Bird Watcher’s Digest" and writes for a number of magazines and books. He is a trustee of the American Bald Eagle Foundation in Haines, Alaska. Al hosted TV shows for many years and speaks at various festivals, conferences and conventions all over the world. He has received the Ed Franey Conservation Media Award from the Izaak Walton League, the Thomas Sadler Roberts Award from the Minnesota Ornithologists' Union for lifetime contributions to birding and was recognized by Bluebirds Across Nebraska for outstanding contributions to wildlife conservation. Al speaks to anyone who will listen. His mother thinks he is special.