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International Migratory Bird Day at Eagle Creek
May 20, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
All day activities for all ages!
FREE! with park admission, unless otherwise noted in the schedule below.
This year’s international theme, STOPOVER SITES, is about helping migratory birds by creating and protecting spots where birds can rest and refuel during their long journey. Join us as we celebrate the migratory birds of Eagle Creek Park and learn how you too can HELP BIRDS ALONG THE WAY!
All Day Activities:
Migration obstacle course, DIY bird feeders, owl pellets, fill-the-bill game, bird bingo, coloring contest, mud painting, shade-grown coffee tasting, and more!
8:30-10:00am Hike: Learn Your Songbirds ($3)
10:00-11:00am Bird Banding Demonstration
10:00-11:00am* Coffee and Canvas Mini Session ($10)
10:30am Nature Walk: Birds & Bugs
11:00-11:30am Predators of the Sky: Live Bird Program
11:30am Nature Walk: Spring Warblers
12:00-12:30am Chickens Aren’t the Only Ones: Live Reptiles & Amphibians
1:00-1:30pm Nature’s Garbage Collectors: Vulture Feeding
1:30pm Nature Walk: Birds & Blooms
2:00-3:00pm Pelican Pond Scoop
2:00-3:00pm* Coffee and Canvas Mini Session ($10)
2:30pm Nature Walk: Holes & Hideaways
3:30-4:00pm Hunters in the Night: Live Owl Program
*Pre-registration required at indyparks.org.