Take flight at free lecture focusing on birds

Published 11:08 am Friday, September 8, 2023

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MILL SPRING—Conserving Carolina invites the community to join them for a free lecture entitled, “Raptors Inspire!,” presented by the Carolina Raptor Center, on Saturday, September 16 at 10:30 a.m. at the Anne Elizabeth Suratt Nature Center at Walnut Creek Preserve.

Join Carolina Raptor Center’s wildlife educator and avian ambassadors for a fun morning of exploring what makes raptors unique in the avian world and what actions can be taken to make a difference for wildlife and our environment.  This event will include live birds, so bring the kids, and come let your imagination take flight. This program is sure to be fun for the whole family! 

This lecture is part of Conserving Carolina’s monthly Speaker Series at Walnut Creek Preserve.  Pre-registration is required. To register and for more information, visit Conserving Carolina’s website and “calendar” tab, conservingcarolina.org/calendar.

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Walnut Creek Preserve’s Nature Center is located at  179 Conservatory Lane, Mill Spring, NC.

The next program at Walnut Creek Preserve will be held on October 21, when Watson Harlan, historian and citizen of the Cherokee Nation, will present, “The History of Forestry and Ecological Practices of the Cherokee.” 

For more information about Walnut Creek Preserve, visit www.walnutcreekpreserve.com.  Please note, Walnut Creek Preserve is private property and guests are only allowed on the property by invitation (a planned event or scheduled group).  

Conserving Carolina, your local land trust, is dedicated to protecting and stewarding land and water resources vital to our natural heritage and quality of life and to fostering appreciation and understanding of the natural world. For more info visit, www.conservingcarolina.org.