Duration: 2.5 hours; Free; Think bird watching is for the birds? Think again! Picture you, snapping a photo of a bird and then live tweeting it on twitter, mascot: bird. How meta. There are plenty of sights to snap, tweets to twitter and birds to peep on this incredible garden tour of Washington Park with other knowledgeable, birdwatching enthusiasts. Take a journal along and keep it up to date as you tour -- after your first bird walk, you'll be hooked for life! After all, how else will you keep up with your feathered friends? They don't have social media! Or do they... Birds, history, and a perfect morning of peace and solitude, all for the price of free. Talk about chirp! Err... cheap.
Join a tour at the Urban Ecology Center for a morning bird walk
Explore many parts of Washington Park, discovering sweet-sounding birds of all types
Learn about bird journaling as you explore various birds and their migration patterns
Bring your binoculars to get a better view!
Duration: 30 min; Free; Ever been curious about what a snake or a turtle eats? Tired of feeding your run of the mill animals like cats and dogs? Not a problem. Join the Urban Ecology center for a lovely hour of feeding and connecting with their resident animals. Enjoy - from as near or far as you'd like - the lovely company of the resident fish, snakes, and turtles, and find out more about how they live and behave. By the end of the afternoon you'll leave feeling both educated and close with nature!
Enjoy a relaxing day of feeding animals with friends and family!
Connect with all sorts of animals, ranging from turtles to snakes to fish
Learn more about these animals' feeding habits firsthand
Spend an afternoon bonding with these creatures and getting educated on their habits!
Cancellation Policy: As a courtesy to fellow participants, please provide at least 24 hour cancellation notice.