Songbird Celebration Offers Free Nature Fun
Enjoy a fun-filled day of bird-related activities in Raleigh at Blue Jay Point County Park's Songbird Celebration April 27, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., in recognition of International Migratory Bird Day.
This year's theme, "Life Cycle of Migratory Birds: Conservation Across the Americas" details all aspects of a migratory bird's life, from nesting and migration to breeding and raising young, while addressing the need for conservation throughout the life cycle. All activities are free. Several events, including Take a StoryWalk, Rockin' Robin Parade and Migration Obstacle Course, are drop-in and take place throughout the day. Other activities, including bird hikes and classes, require advance registration. Take a picnic lunch or enjoy food concessions. Visit wakegov.com/parks/bluejay or call 919-870-4330. Find more bird-related events in our online calendar.
Interested in an easy craft that helps birds build their nests? Make a Make a Nest-Picking Fuzzy Egg or Nest-Picking Bunny this spring.
Visit our Things to Do, Family Fun pages and Spring Guide to the Triangle to find more upcoming family events around the Triangle!