If you are looking for a fun birding activity, you might want to consider going to Bird Fest 2019 in Monks Corner next Saturday, October 5, 2019. And if you’d like to car pool with other Seabrook Island residents, click here. See below for more details.
Date: Saturday October 5, 2019
Time: 9 am – 3 pm
Program Fee: $5 includes park admission
Meeting Place: Learning Center, Old Santee Canal Park,
900 Stony Landing Road, Monks Corner, SC
Contact: Adam Bedard (843-899-5200)
This festival is a celebration of our feathered friends! Festival will include organizations such as Gryphon Den, Fish Eagle Tours, Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center, Nature Muse Imagery, Audubon South Carolina, Edisto River Adventures, Francis Marion National Forest, Coastal Expeditions, Charleston County Parks and Rec, Colonial Dorchester State Park, Artist Julie Glass, SCDNR Red Cockaded Woodpecker Program, South Carolina Bobwhite Initiative, Carolina Bird Club, Real Art, South Carolina Forestry Commission, South Carolina Waterfowl Association, Ducks Unlimited, and Santee Cooper.
Food will be available for purchase from the Miracles Tasty Express Food Truck and Live Entertainment by the Charleston Hot Shots. Special Presentations will include a guided bird walk by Audubon, A creatures of the night presentation by Gryphon Den, a photography class by Nature Muse Imagery, A presentation on “Purple Haze” a documentary on Purple Martins, and so much more!
-Submitted by SIB