Join the Audubon Society of Greater Denver to celebrate 100 Years for Birds! Three of the raptor ambassadors from Nature’s Educators will be present, including the only osprey used for educational outreach in the state of Colorado. August 16th marks the Centennial anniversary of the Migratory Bird Treaty signed between the United States and Great Britain in the year 1916 – this historic piece of legislation has protected many bird species in the United States from extinction!
Event Activities Include:
Live Bird Demonstrations
Rubber Ducky Scavenger Hunt around the Nature Center Trails with Prizes!
Bird & Wildlife Tours Led by Audubon Naturalist and Master Birder Volunteers
Writing postcards to save the Gunnison Sage Grouse
Bird Seed Samples for Fall/Winter Feeding
Sweets N’ Tweets Gift Shop with bird merchandise including stuffed animals, earrings, collectibles, bird guides and other nature books
Meeting Place: Audubon Center at Chatfield, 11280 S. Waterton Rd., Littleton, CO 80125
Registration Required (http://www.denveraudubon.org/programs/100yearsregistration/). Adult members $8; Adult non-members $11; kids/teen members (ages 8-18) $5; kids/teen non-members $8.