John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove (JJAC) is hosting Scott Weidensaul in “Raptors of the Night” a family friendly event for all ages on Monday, October 27th from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. The event will begin in the historic barn at the John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove, located at 1201 Pawlings Road, Audubon, PA. In addition to family fun for both kids and adults, this free event will end with a demonstration on one of the smallest owls found in Pennsylvania!

Scott Weidensual with recently banded saw-whet owl

Scott Weidensual with recently banded saw-whet owl

Author and naturalist Scott Weidensaul will be presenting on the fall raptor migration that takes place in our own backyards! Visitors will be able to learn more about the saw-whet owl and its migration through the Appalachian Mountains. While the adults are listening in on Weidensaul’s lecture, kids will be participating in fun owl games and crafts! Families will join together at the end of the program for a saw-whet owl banding demonstration. Admission is free, but donations are accepted.

For more information about “Raptors of the Night” or to register for the event, please call the Education Department at 610-666-5593 ext. 109 or email [email protected].

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More Info
Janelle Wommer, Educator
John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
1201 Pawlings Rd.
Audubon, PA 19403
Ph: 610-666-5593 x109
E-mail: [email protected]

 

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