Cape May Bird Observatory

Here you will find details on how to register for a Cape May School of Birding Workshop or Birding Break.  More complete details on the program will be sent to you once you have registered (i.e. a brief outline of the day, start/finish times and locations, what to bring, and advice on travel and where to stay).  We strongly recommend early registration to ensure a place. 

By Phone:
Simply call the Cape May Bird Observatory at (609) 861-0700 x 11 with the name(s) and dates of the workshop for which you wish to register. We will accept payment by credit card over the phone.

By Mail: 
You may mail your registration details to us at: Cape May School of Birding, 600 Route 47 North, Cape May Court House, NJ 08210.  You may either use the printed booking form (click here to download in pdf format) or pick up the form at one of our centers.  Additionally, you may send the details in a letter, together with your deposit or full payment.  

To register by e-mail, send your registration form to  cmboprograms@gmail.com (or include your name, address, phone (including a cell number if available), e-mail address, and the name(s) and dates of the workshop you are interested in).  Sorry, online registration is not currently available.

Workshop registration may be accompanied by full payment, or you can hold your space with a $25 non-refundable deposit, with the full balance due two weeks prior to the workshop.  We accept payment by credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover), personal check, or money order.  Please make your check or money order payable to Cape May Bird Observatory.

Cape May Bird Observatory and New Jersey Audubon members receive discounted prices on Cape May School of Birding programs.  If you are not yet a CMBO or NJ Audubon member, you can join at the time of School of Birding registration and benefit from the member discount.

Cancellation Policy
Cape May School of Birding Workshops require a minimum number of registrants to run, but are virtually never cancelled. If we do cancel, all participants will be notified in advance and are eligible for a full credit or refund. Participants may cancel without penalty if greater than 30 days in advance. Cancellations 10 to 30 days in advance may be subject to a 25% service charge. Sorry, no refund or credit for cancellations less than ten days in advance unless due to health emergencies.

News of cancellations will also be posted on News from the Cape.