Saturday, December 8
Crane Meadows Backyard Bird Feeding Day
9:00 am - noon
Crane Meadows National Wildlife Refuge, 19502 Iris Rd., Little Falls
The Friends of Crane Meadows Refuge staff and Natural Resources Club from Central Lakes College are hosting a backyard winter bird feeding day. the event is free to suited for the entire family. If you currently feed birds and would like to join those with similar interests or if you're just interested in getting started, this event is for you. Winter can be long and most animals are scarce through the coldest months. Bird feeders can attract some life to your own backyard and make is a regular stopping point for wildlife. Materials will be provided for you to build a bird feeder to put in your yard. Most lifely if you build it they will come.
Feel free to stop in any time between 9 am - noon. Volunteers will be there to help. The number of bird feeders may be limited so there may be a restriction to one bird feeder per family. Please bring your own cordless drill with a #2 phillips screw bit. Drill will be available for you to use if you don't have one.