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Celebrate 100 Years of Birds

Presented by Summit Metro Parks at F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm, Akron OH

Aug 13 2016
Celebrate 100 Years of Birds

Celebrate 100 years of bird conservation!

Join the Ohio Division of Wildlife, bird experts, wildlife rehabilitators and naturalists to celebrate 100 years of bird conservation.

Crafts, activities and presentations will make this day one to remember!

Schedule of activities:

  • 12 – 3 p.m. / Children’s Area / Craft
  • 12:30 – 3 p.m. / Seneca Deck / Lake Metro Parks and Penitentiary Glen
  • 12 – 12:45 p.m. / Wildlife Viewing Area / Chris Stanahan from Wild Birds Unlimited
  • 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.  / Auditorium / Chuck Jakubchak
  • 3 p.m. / Auditorium / Bluebird nesting box workshop (first-come, first-served)

From Meghan Doran, assistant education and recreation manager:

“Believe it or not, it has been 100 years since the laws to protect migratory birds went into effect. There are dozens of migrants that use Summit Metro Parks as stopovers during spring and fall, breeding grounds in summer, and as over-wintering sites. The diversity of birds is so great that Liberty Park in Twinsburg and Deep Lock Quarry Metro Park in Peninsula were designated

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ADMISSION INFO

FREE

Contact: 330-865-8065

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

Visitors may stop by any time between noon and 4 p.m. See event description for a more detailed schedule. 

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm

1828 Smith Rd., Akron, OH 44313

PARKING INFO

Parking located at Nature Realm entrance: 1828 Smith Rd., Akron 44313

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