BIRD OF PREY DAYS 2014 – Sunday Events

Apr 27 2014 – 12:00 AM

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Come to Braddock Bay Park to celebrate the migration and BBRR’s 26th Annual Bird of Prey Days event!!

One Entry Fee for Entire Weekend: $5/adult (suggested donation), Kids FREE!

Stay All Day! – Refreshments will be served from 8:30 am-3:00 pm Saturday & Sunday only.  Come get some breakfast & lunch from 2 Guys And A Grill.

Check out the FULL WEEKEND schedule!

FEATURED PRESENTATIONS & ACTIVITIES for SUNDAY 4/27/14

11:00 a.m.~ Story Time and kids activities w/Kele Kestrel and the Incredible Hawk!

12:00 p.m.~ Owls in Art—by Casey Wright, BBRR Education Volunteer

1:00 p.m.~ Animal Training & Behavior (with live animals),  with Kenny Nelson from the Seneca Park Zoo’s Wegmans Zoomobile

2:00 p.m.~ Live Birds of Prey from Kindred Kingdoms—presented by Jean Soprano, Wildlife Rehabilitator

FIELD PROGRAMS—Saturday *All of the following meet at the Lodge at Braddock Bay Park except for the Owl Prowl

7:30 a.m.~ Owl Prowl: Meet at the Owl Woods – take the Manitou Beach Rd exit off the Lake Ontario State Parkway and head east towards the lake.  Parking will be ahead on the right.

9:00 a.m.~ Guided tour to the Song Bird Banding Station at Braddock Bay Bird Observatory*

10:00 a.m.~ Guided tour to the Hawk Banding Station*

11:30 a.m.~ Hawk Watch Orientation: Enjoy a walk to the Hawk Watch Platform to learn about hawk migration and how hawk counters do their job. Binoculars can aid viewing*

12:30 p.m.~ Guided tour to the Hawk Banding Station*

3:00 p.m.~ Hawk Watch Orientation*

HAWK BANDING DEMONSTRATIONS

Meet a wild bird and learn about the banding process. Get a chance to “adopt” your own raptor!  Please note that all demos will take place according to the availability of the hawks that are caught and the  timing of their capture.

For more information contact: information@bbrr.org

Online bookings are not available for this event.

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