Lighthouse Point Park Migration Festival, Sept. 21, Lighthouse Point Park, New Haven

Sep 12th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Story
Horizon Wings live raptor show will take place again this year.

Horizon Wings live raptor show will take place again this year.

Celebrating Birds, Butterflies & Dragonflies

Sunday, September 21, 2014

8:00 am to 3:00 pm (No Rain Date)

Schedule of Events

8:00 am (ongoing): Hawk Watching (mid field viewing area)

8:00 am to 9:30 am: Bird Walk led by Chris Loscalzo

8:30 am to 11:00 am: Bird Banding Demo w/ CT Audubon Society

9:00 am to 10:00 am: Hawk Flight I.D. Workshop w/ CT Ornithological Association

9:30 am to 10:45 am: Children’s Bird Walk led by Flo MacBride

9:30 am to 10:45 am: Bird Walk led by Mike Horn

9:30 am to 3:00 pm: Monarch Butterfly Tagging in the Butterfly Garden

11:15 am to 12:15 pm: Horizon Wings – Live Raptor Show

9:00 am to 11:30 am: Lighthouse Tour

12:15 to 1:15pm: Live Bluegrass music by “5 in the Chamber”

11am to 2:30 pm: Ride the Historic Carousel

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm: Lighthouse Tour

1:30 pm to 3:00 pm: “Skyhunters in Flight” – Falconry Demo

This migration celebration is funded by Audubon CT, Friends of Lighthouse Point Park and the Board of Park Commissioners Event partners include: New Haven Dept. of Parks, Recreation and Trees, Friends of Lighthouse Point Park, New Haven Bird Club, CT Butterfly Association, Audubon CT, Menunkatuck Audubon Society, CT Ornithological Association, CT Audubon Society, Northeast Hawk Watch, & Peabody Museum

Suggested donation: $5/car. Proceeds go towards next year’s event!

AUDUBON CONTACT:

Patrick M. Comins | Director of Bird Conservation | Audubon CT

President, Friends of the Silvio O. Conte National Fish and Wildlife Refuge

Phone: (203)264-5098 x308

pcomins@audubon.org

For more on this story, visit: SEPT 21: Lighthouse Point Park Migration Festival (in New Haven) | Connecticut.

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