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Meet Your Wildest Bird Neighbors

Secret Garden Birds and Bees

2022-05-21 13:30:00 2022-05-21 14:15:00 America/New_York Meet Your Wildest Bird Neighbors Join Secret Garden Birds and Bees to learn about the birds of prey living right in your own backyard. Ellen Coolidge Burke Branch Library - Outdoors

Saturday, May 21
1:30pm - 2:15pm

Add to Calendar 2022-05-21 13:30:00 2022-05-21 14:15:00 America/New_York Meet Your Wildest Bird Neighbors Join Secret Garden Birds and Bees to learn about the birds of prey living right in your own backyard. Ellen Coolidge Burke Branch Library - Outdoors

Join Secret Garden Birds and Bees to learn about the birds of prey living right in your own backyard.

Meet our wildlife ambassadors - Scarlett (barred owl), Kvosir (screech owl), Phantom (barn owl), and Pippin (American kestrel) - who will help us tell the story of how they are learning to live and thrive among us in an increasingly human world. Learn how to identify our native raptors and how to find them. (All ages, children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult)

AGE GROUP: | All Ages |

EVENT TYPE: | Family | All Alexandria Reads |

TAGS: | owls | outdoors | hawks | birds | All Alexandria Reads |

Ellen Coolidge Burke Branch Library

jlambert@alexlibraryva.org
Phone: 703.746.1704
Fax: 703.746.1775
Branch manager
Jherushas Lambert

Hours
Mon, Feb 26 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Feb 27 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Feb 28 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Feb 29 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Mar 01 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Mar 02 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Mar 03 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

Parking: The library has a parking lot.

Public Transit:

  • Metrorail: King Street Station (Yellow & Blue 3.3 miles)
  • Metrobus: 28A, 8W
  • DASH Bus: 36A, 36B, 102

For reasonable disability accommodation, contact jgregorio@alexlibraryva.org or call 703.746.1701 or TTY 703.746.1790.

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Wed, Mar 06, 10:30am - 12:30pm
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Meeting Room
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Meeting Room
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