common and easy to identify birds by sight and call

Free Family Friday: Backyard Birdwatching at Merryspring

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CAMDEN — Merryspring Nature Center will host a free backyard birdwatching walk for families and children on Friday, July 23, at 10 a.m.

Birds are everywhere if one knows where to look (and listen!) This outdoor walk will introduce kids to a host of common and easy to identify birds by sight and call. Children’s binoculars will be available to use.

This program is outdoors. Guests must wear weather-appropriate clothing, sturdy shoes, and be prepared to walk for one hour. In the event of rain, this program will be canceled. Free Family Fridays will take place
weekly at Merryspring on Fridays at 10 am between July 2 and August 20.

Preregistration is necessary for this event, with limited space available. Guests may sign up by contacting Merryspring at 207-236-2239 or info@merryspring.org. Admission is free to all. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Merryspring is your community nature center offering walking trails, cultivated gardens, wildlife, and ecology and horticulture educational programs all year round. The park is located at the end of Conway Road, just off of Route 1 in Camden, behind Hannaford Shopping Plaza. For more information on this program, please contact info@merryspring.org or call 207-236-2239.

Event Date: 

Fri, 07/23/2021 - 10:00am

Event Location: 

Merryspring Nature Center

Address: 

Merryspring Nature Center
Camden  Maine
United States