I have several public events coming up later this year in and around Mt. Pleasant. Be sure to mark these on your calendar.
May 3rd Celebrate International Migratory Bird Day at the Ziibiwing Center (6650 E. Broadway, Mt. Pleasant). See a live birds of prey presentation, dissect an owl pellet, handle real and replica bird specimens, make bird crafts, and much more. This event runs from 1PM to 4PM and is appropriate for all ages. Free and open to the public.
This Event has been cancelled due to scheduling conflicts.
May 14th Learn about Aquatic Macroinvertebrates at the Veterans Memorial Library (301 S. University, Mt. Pleasant). Join me at the Chippewa Valley Audubon’s regular monthly meeting as I give a presentation about insects, clams, and other underwater residents. This event runs from 7PM to 9PM and is free and open to the public.
June 21st Experience the nocturnal world of Moths and Owls. Join me and expert birder Stan Lilley at Mission Creek Park (1458 N. Harris, Mt. Pleasant) at 9PM for this Chippewa Valley Audubon Club outing as we set up lights and sheets to attract moths and call for owls while we wait. Free and open to the public.
June 26th Aquatic Invertebrate Sampling at Hall’s Lake. Join me and members of the Chippewa Watershed Conservancy at 9:30AM at Hall’s Lake in western Isabella County to search woodland ponds and streams for underwater life. This program is for all ages and is free and open to the public.