Everything all in one day!
Join us for a day of presentations as well as viewing opportunities taking place at the Paper Discovery Center, 1000 Islands Environmental Center and the Kaukauna Public Library.
Admission tickets are required for entry to the presentations and Paper Discovery Center. Each ticket entitles you to general admission to the PDC on Saturday, January 26th from 10-4. We will have four shows-you must select the ONE that you would like to attend.
Due to space concerns and to protect the safety of the animals, we have a limited number of seats available.
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10:00 am-4:00 pm: Explore the Paper Discovery Center. People of all ages enjoy the various activities from a scavenger hunt to making their very own sheet of paper. Besides our permanent exhibits, we always have some fun seasonal items to help you learn, create and imagine. Special hands-on activities and engaging crafts will be on hand for Eagle Days.
10:30-11:30 am OR 1:30-2:30 pm: Join Professor Robert Rosenfield and his owl, Coop, as he talks about raptors and the threats they face. He will also talk about his research.
12:00-1:00pm OR 2:45-3:45 pm: Join Dianne Moller from Hoo’s Woods and Wesley the Snowy Owl and Wapaha the Golden Eagle. Learn about Ms. Roller’s efforts to rehabilitate animals injured in the wild.
7:00 AM-5:00 PM: Free activities inside the nature center including hands-on eagle activities, an eagle craft, coloring contest, door prizes and more!
7:00 – 8:30 AM: Sunrise Eagle Viewing. Sunrise is at 7:16 am. Sunrise is a great time to catch some of the best eagle activity. Meet at 1000 Islands or at Ahlstrom Munksjo on Thilmany Road and dress appropriately for the cold. Volunteers will be available at the viewing sites from 7:00 am – 5:00 PM, but the sunrise and sunset viewings are highly encouraged.
10:00-11:00 AM: Live American Bald Eagle Presentation. Join us for an opportunity to see a live Bald Eagle up close and learn all about eagle biology, ecology, natural history and cultural connections in an engaging and entertaining presentation by a naturalist interpreter from the National Eagle Center in Wabasha, Minnesota.
1:00 – 2:00 PM: Live Bald Eagle Presentation. An encore presentation by the National Eagle Center in Wabasha, Minnesota.
3:00 – 4:00 PM: Live Bald Eagle Presentation. An encore presentation by the National Eagle Center in Wabasha, Minnesota.
4:00 – 5:00 PM: Sunset Eagle Viewing. Sunset is at 4:58 pm. Sunset is a great time to catch some of the best eagle activity. Meet at 1000 Islands or at Ahlstrom Munksjo on Thilmany Road on Elm Street and dress appropriately for the cold. Volunteers will be available at the viewing sites from 7:00 am – 5:00 pm, but the sunrise and sunset viewings are highly encouraged.
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM: Bald Eagle Craft. Stop by the library for a fun eagle craft and possible eagle viewing from the library windows.
10:30 AM: Storytime. Listen to some fun stories about bald eagles and other raptors.
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM: “Raptor Rehab: The Trials and Tribulations of Protecting American Bald Eagles and other Raptors” Wildlife rehabilitators from Wildlife of Wisconsin (WOW) will teach us about some of the common threats to our area raptors, meet and hear stories about some of WOW’s educational raptors as well as learn how rehabilitators and even you can protect the magnificent animals yourself.