Nature Walks!

Join Master Naturalist Taylor Piephoff on journeys into the wild

Frog and Bird Walks

Master Naturalist Taylor Piephoff will lead these walks along the Four Mile Creek Greenway in Piper Glen. This is a flat greenway along the creek, and is paved or boardwalk the entire length. We walk down to the cattail marsh and back, 2-3 hours at a leisurely pace, starting at Bird House (except for the Latta Park walk).

Walks are $5 per person, which goes to Taylor for his time and expertise. Since we are limiting the number of people to smaller groups, please register only if you are sure that you can make it so we don't waste any slots.

If you are interested in registering, click on the date below that you want to participate and register. If the walks sell out, there will be a wait list in case of cancellations, so make sure you put yourself on the wait list if there are no more slots.

Frog Walks:

Friday, May 14 - 7:00pm

Saturday, June 12 - 7:30pm (Great for fireflies!)

Bird Walks:

Saturday, May 15 - 9:00am

Sunday, June 13 - 2:00pm - (Indigo Buntings abound!)

Curious About the Birds?

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Bird Nerd Workshops: Recordings!

Want to get hummingbird happy but missed our live workshops? No problem! Check out the recording on tips to bring these lovely birds to your backyard!

Hummingbird Workshop

Looking to attract an abundance of species and make your yard an avian paradise? Here's a presentation from the Marvin Chapter of the NC Wildlife Federation (MARSH) about attracting songbirds to your yard.

Attracting Songbirds

If you want to learn about the birds, they definitely want to learn about you! Give these beautiful wonders the chance to check out your yard!

Don't Touch That Nest!

About Us

Bird House on the Greenway is owned and operated by Carol Buie and Jay Jackson. Learn why they founded the store, and what makes it a different kind of bird store.

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Expand your knowledge and learn some more about the different wild birds here in North Carolina. Information kindly provided by Cornell Lab of Ornitholgy

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Sustainable Small Business of the Year

Bird House on the Greenway was recently named SUSTAINABLE SMALL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR by Mecklenburg County's Solid Waste Department!

Since before we opened, we have worked hard to minimize our impact on the environment, reduce our carbon footprint and work with the community to promote sustainable practices, and its nice that they noticed.

We were honored along with 7 other local businesses at a banquet at the Foundation for the Carolinas.    Melinda Johnston, of the Charlotte Observer, wrote a great article on our efforts.  Here's a link to her article.

On the Air!

We were recently invited to appear on the Fabulous Francene Marie show to talk about the birds and the bees (and butterflies).  It was a great conversation with a great lady!  We hope she invites us back soon.  Here's a link to the show in case you missed it.

Visit Our Second Location

Come visit Wildology at Waverly Shopping Center!

PROVIDENCE ROAD AND 485
7211 WAVERLY WALK AVENUE
CHARLOTTE, NC  28277
704-443-9000  GOWILDOLOGY.COM
MON-SAT 10AM-6PM
SUNDAY NOON-5PM

Not Your Average Bird Store

We're not your average wild bird products store.  In addition to one-of-kind products we provide excellent customer service, great education and answers for all of your questions.  Try our custom seed mix, Greenway Blend.   It's especially formulated for the birds in this region.  Each bag of Greenway Blend was packaged just days prior to your purchase.  That's not the case with seed you purchase at your local grocery store or big box center.  There is no better bird seed in Charlotte.  We have a great selection of bird houses, bird feeders, bird guides, garden art and wonderful nature inspired gifts.   We have National Wildlife Federation Certified Habitat Stewards on staff that can answer your questions and help you create the wildlife habitat in your backyard you've always wanted.   If you're having problems with squirrels we can help you defeat them with squirrel-proof feeders that really work or pole & squirrel-proof baffle set-ups that will keep them off your feeding pole or post.   Follow us on Facebook and/or sign up for our email newsletter below so you can learn and stay up to date on what's happening at the store.  Once a month our newsletter subscribers can take 10% off regularly priced items, once per month.  Learn more about birds and wildlife as well as all of our activities.  Throughout the year we have various bird walks and frog walks on the Four Mile Creek Greenway across the street from the store.  We also visit Latta Park and the Six Mile Creek Greenway at different times..   So whether you want to attract more birds, or different birds, fight squirrels, improve your backyard for wildlife we can help.  We can't wait to see you!