The Avicultural Society of Tucson (AST) is a 501(c)(3)
non-profit educational organization. The main objective of
is to share information about birds, to educate new bird owners as
to the proper care, diet, housing and socialization of their birds,
as well as share possible dangers to their birds, in order for them
to live a long, happy, healthy life.
Upcoming Expos and Marts
Fall 2016 Bird
Expo, Sunday October 23, 2016, 9AM to 4 PM at the Tucson Expo
Center, 3750 E. Irvington, Tucson (Alvernon & Irvington, near the I-10 exit at
Palo Verde/Irvington). Click
here for a vendor
application form and here for a
Meeting, Sunday September 11, 2016, FOP Lodge 3445 N. Dodge,
Tucson, from 1:30-4:00 PM. Guest speaker will be John
Vanderhoof on lories. Visitors are welcome.
Meeting, Sunday October 9, 2016, FOP Lodge 3445 N. Dodge,
Tucson, from 1:30-4:00 PM. Visitors are welcome.
was formed as a bird club in 1983, with its first elected President Robert
McCord, who is currently an Honorary Member. Two other people
important in getting this club on its feet were Bill Cook
and Vern Wilson (both deceased). Our many thanks to all of the great folks who have
worked through the years to help make AST what it is
Never been to a bird club meeting?
We meet the 2nd Sunday of every month and
would love to have you stop in and visit. It matters not if you
are from out of state. Many
of our members are on the internet and can help you locate a bird
club in your area when you return home.