ASHEVILLE — A guided spring bird walk with a focus on recognizing bird songs and calls will be held at 8:30 a.m Sunday, April 18, at the Asheville Botanical Gardens.

The easy walk through the botanical garden grounds will be led by Dr. Andrew Laughlin, a longtime birder, bird researcher and UNC-Asheville professor. Bring binoculars and a field guide if you have them. Masks required.

$15 for members and $20 for nonmembers. Space limited. Reserve a spot by calling 828-252-5190. Located at 151 W.T. Weaver Blvd., Asheville.