Experiencing the Joy of Bluebirds!



Throughout our site you will see references to files, which we have available for download.  All of those files are listed below.  Just click on the file name of the file you wish to download.  Each file is in pdf format, which means you will need Acrobat Reader installed on your computer to open and view the file.  If you do not have Acrobat Reader, you can download it free here:  https://get.adobe.com/reader/


Michigan Bluebird Society Membership Form

Michigan Bluebird Society Nest Box Grant Program Application Form

How To Be A Successful Bluebird Landlord

North American Bluebird Society's Meal Worm Fact Sheet

Gilbertson Feeder Plans

Inexpensive Stovepipe Baffle Article

North American Bluebird Society's Predator Control Fact Sheet

Electrical Conduit Mounting System

End of Season Nesting Report - Print, Fill out and mail to MBS

End of Season Nesting Report - Excel file, Fill in and email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Weekly Nestbox Monitoring Form - Electronic fillable pdf form

Weekly Nest Box Monitoring Form

North American Bluebird Society's Monitoring Fact Sheet

Gilwood Nest Box Plan

Gilwood Slot Nest Box Plan

X Box Plan

X Box Article from Newsletter



To improve the nesting success of the Eastern Bluebird & other native cavity-nesting birds in the state of Michigan through education of our members and the general public, as well as promoting active nest box management and habitat improvement.


Sat Apr 29 @ 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Spring Birding 101
Sun Apr 30 @ 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Elmwood Cemetery Bird Walk With Detroit Audubon
Tue May 02 @ 6:00AM -
Jackson Audubon Trip to Magee Marsh
Sat May 06 @ 1:00PM - 03:00PM
Bluebird Open House
Tue May 09 @ 5:30PM - 07:30PM
Elmwood Cementery Bird Walk With Detroit Audubon
Sat May 13 @ 7:00AM - 04:00PM
Magee Marsh Wildlife Area Trip With Detroit Audubon
Thu May 18 @ 8:00AM - 03:00PM
Point Pelee Birding Campout With Detroit Audubon
Thu May 18 @ 3:00PM -
Tawas Point Birding Festival
Fri May 19 @ 8:00AM - 03:00PM
Point Pelee Birding Campout With Detroit Audubon
Sat May 20 @ 8:00AM - 03:00PM
Point Pelee Birding Campout With Detroit Audubon



Proceeds go to help bluebird conservation.


 Buy Bluebird Stuff Here

 Buy Gift Memberships Here

 MBS Does Bluebird Programs


 If you would like someone to do an interesting program on bluebirds for your group,contact MBS to schedule a day and time. We can do talks to nature groups, civic organizations, schools, gardenclubs, etc. in most areas of the state.  Go to our Contact Us page, and send a message to the  Coordinator for your county. If there is not one for your county, contact Kurt Hagemeister, MBS President.

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Degraf Nature Center

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