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11th Annual Bald Eagle Festival

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Saturday, February 27th, 2016
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

MARS is hosting the 11th annual Bald Eagle Festival. Our theme this year is "Ambassador Animals are Wildlife Mentors." Come and meet our newest ambassador. She is a Bald eagle named "Hy".

Gary Allan will be there with his wolf, Tundra.

We have some excellent guest speakers, Dr. Rob Butler, former senior research scientist and biologist, speaking on bird migration, Dr.Vanessa Craig, senior biologist giving a presentation on bats. There will be several interesting and educational displays and people available to answer any questions you may have.

Have you ever been up close and personal with a raptor? Here's your chance. Bird handlers will be on site with live raptors. Our Mascot "Phoenix" will be there too.

There will be a "Kids Zone" with various activities, Face Painting, Photo Contest sponsored by Phototech fotosource in Campbell River, gift items, food, wildlife specialists, educational birds.

MARS wildlife tote bags will be available as well as a chance to join the "1250 Club" by purchasing a virtual square foot of our new wildlife hospital for $100.

We are grateful to our sponsors, Interfor, BC Hydro, Photo Tech fotosource, 97.3 The Eagle FM & Comox Co-op

Cost: Adult: $5.00
Senior: $5.00
Student: $5.00
Member: $free
Family: $10.00
Category: Arts | Entertainment
    Children's Entertainment
Everything Else
    Benefit | Fundraiser
Location: Campbell River Maritime Heritage Centre
621 Island Highway, Campbell River
This event is for Everyone
More Info: Lynda Hodgkinson
(250) 331-2627
Event Website
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