This festival always offers something for the owl lover in all of us, even those who aren’t really birders. From a
banquet, owl prowls, serious science and many family activities, there’s sure to be something this weekend for
even the most discerning of folks. Karla Bloem will be on hand with Alice the Great Horned Owl. This
international event grew from a small town celebration of Alice’s “Hatch Day” into one that grows with each
In addition, if you’d like to get out and prowl for owls with the experts, they are hosting monthly Owl Prowls.
December 2 6:30 PM
December 31 6:30 PM
The Owl Center is also offering pellet dissection opportunities with admission to the Owl Center on November
18 and December 16. This would be a great way to enjoy time with your children, grandkids or really, anyone
young at heart, while introducing them to a closer look at life as an owl.
Shake the late winter doldrums and enjoy all things owl. For more information,
Check the website at www.festivalofowls.com.