May 14, 2016 - 9:00 am
Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, 175-10 Broad Channel, NY 11693
Gateway National Recreation Area
Celebrate International Migratory Bird Day and the 100th anniversary of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act with a day filled with fun, outdoor activities for the entire family! The International Migratory Bird Day Festival at Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge will kick off with a guided bird walk at 9AM and continue with activities and demonstrations throughout the day. Go on a self-guided StoryWalk, build and paint your own birdhouse, and watch a show with Volunteers for Wildlife. There will even be a chance to help improve migratory bird habitat by volunteering to plant some native plants.