We are proud to announce Purple Martin meetings and gatherings taking place all over North America. Please feel free to attend these events as they are all open to the public. If you would like to post your meeting or gathering, please fill out the form at the bottom of the page and we will get your information posted as soon as possible.



2017 Iowa Purple Martin Workshop/Seminar

Date: Saturday March 18, 2017
Time: 12 PM 
Where: Kalona, IA
Open to the Public: Yes

Contact Info: Jim Walters
Songbird Project

General Comments:   The topics and speakers are:  "A Comprehensive Look at the Purple Martin and Landlord Practices" Dave Duit - Iowa Purple Martin Organization; "Swans, Swifts & Ceruleans...Why Citizen Conservation Counts" Doug Harr - President - Iowa Audubon; "Resource Management in Johnson County" Jennifer Jordan - Recycling Coordinator - City of Iowa City; "Update: Eagles, Ospreys, and Peregrine Falcons" Pat Schlarbaum - Nongame Program - Iowa Department of Natural Resources


Wisconsin Purple Martin Association

Date: Third thursday of every month from March thru July 
Time: 6:30 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.
Where: Plymouth, Wisconsin, Wisconsin
Open to the Public: Yes

Contact Info: Tom Rank

Directions: Generations,located within the Plymouth Intergenerational Center 1500 Douglas Drive, Plymouth WI. 53085

General Comments: The purpose of these meetings will be to educate people about Purple Martins and their history, inform and assist current and prospective landlords, view demonstrations and displays, and talk with successful landlords. for more information visit us at: or find us on Facebook here.

Purple Martin Landlords of N Texas/monthly meeting schedule

Date: Thursday evenings
Time: 7 PM to 9 PM
Where: Grand Prairie, Texas
Open to the Public: Yes

Contact Info: Gisela Fregoe

Directions: BETTY WARMACK BRANCH LIBRARY 760-Bardin Road GRAND PRAIRIE, TX 75052  972-237-5772

General Comments:

Purple Martin Society of Frederick MD

Date: Last Wednesday of the month, March through August
Time: 6:00 PM
Where: Frederick, Maryland
Open to the Public: Yes

Contact Info:

Chet Anderson (club website)
[javascript protected email address] (301) 972-8983

Directions: Call for latest information.

General Comments: Informative casual meetings, meet with Landlords and other wannabees! Movies, slides, guest speakers, outings and visits to PM sites. No dues. We usually meet on the last Wednesday of the Month.  March through August. 

Purple Martin Society of Collier County Meetings

Date: On the third Monday of each month.
Time: Times vary.
Where: Naples, Florida
Open to the Public: Yes

Contact Info: Bill Dietrich

Directions: The Village Inn, 1921 Davis Boulevard near U.S. 41 East, Naples Florida (location and times subject to change - for more information).



  1. Are you a PMCA member?
  2. Open to the public?
  3. Free educational materials desired
  4. Is this an annual event?