2019 Bird of Prey Days May 3-5, 2019

By on May 2, 2019
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This year’s featured species is the Red-tailed Hawk.

Bird of Prey Days takes place at Braddock Bay Park, 199 East Manitou Road, Greece, NY

One entry fee (suggested donation) for the entire weekend! $5/adult, Kids FREE!

•Friday, May 3rd – Opening Night

Doors open at 5:30 pm

6:00 pm – Hawk Creek Wildlife Center presents “Take a Walk on the Wild Side” featuring live raptors and a flight demonstration with a Red-tailed Hawk.

7:30 pm – Sunset Walk & Evening Owl Prowl around Braddock Bay Park.

•Saturday, May 4th

10:00 am – Raptor Connections Featuring LIVE Raptors.

11:00 am – Ecology of the American Kestrel.  

12:30 pm – A Red-tailed Hawk Survival Guide—presentation for kids with Talon the Hawk.

1:00 pm – Story Time for Kids—featuring the story of Central Park’s famous Red-tailed Hawk, Pale Male.

1:30 pm – Raptor Sketching Workshop for Kids, with Live Raptors.

2:30 pm – Raptor Sketching Workshop for Adults, with Live Raptors.

Also…

10:00 am -1:30 pm – LIVE animals to meet and greet

12:30-2:00 pm – LIVE Raptors on display.

11:00 am –2:00 pm – Have you own raptor related caricature done by artist Becky McDonald

•Sunday, May 5th

10:00 am – Red-tails of Braddock Bay and Beyond. 

11:00 am – A Red-tailed Hawk Survival Guide—presentation for kids with Talon the Hawk.

12:00 pm – Rehabilitating Red-tailed Hawks.

1:30 pm – Rochester Young Birders Club.

2:30 pm – Rochester’s Peregrine Falcons, Two Decades Later.

Also…

10:00 am-3:00 pm – LIVE Raptors on display.

11:00 a.m. –2:00 p.m. Have you own raptor related caricature done by artist Becky McDonald

HAWK WATCH ALL WEEKEND • RAPTOR BANDING • TOURS
DEMONSTRATION STATION • SONG BIRD BANDING

There will be activities for ALL ages at Bird of Prey Days, both indoors and out—so come rain or shine.

For more information and complete details of all events visit www.bbrr.org

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