Join us for Birding at Burritt as we chase away the winter blahs. Our fun-filled day of bird watching includes learning about falconry, Audubon Society-led hikes, and a special Bird Encounter nature program. Birding at Burritt runs from 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on January 22, 2022. This event is included in general admission and is free for Burritt members. Children must be accompanied by an adult to participate.
Carol Speegle will teach about Falconry 10:30am-10:55am
Learn about the art of Falconry and have an up close meeting with her friend Knight a Gyr/ Peregrine hybrid falcon.
Audubon bird watching trail hike with Randy Crouse 11:00am-12:30pm and again 2:15-3:45
Birding 101: This beginner birding hike includes techniques for using binoculars and quick tips for spotting and identifying birds. Participants are encouraged to bring binoculars.
This moderate hike is for all ages. Must be able to maneuver stairs.
Tommy Howell Bird Encounter Nature Program 1:00-2:00pm
Come enjoy Tommy’s “Beauties from the Sky” program. This outstanding collection of unusual birds will impress you! This fun and educational outing will fascinate the entire family. Seating is limited, and it is a first come first served basis. The doors open at 12:45, and no one will be seated after the show begins.
*Please note that Burritt on the Mountain is requiring masks inside all buildings and outdoors where distancing can not be maintained.*