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Birds Without Borders

May 14 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm PDT

Free
Family building a bird house at event

Birds Without Borders is a free community event that celebrates birds and connects cultures.  The event is presented by the Children’s Forest of Central Oregon and many community partners.  Bring your family out for a fun day of music, storytelling, art, STEM activities, and birding.

Saturday, May 14, 2022
10:00-2:00 pm
Sahalee Park, Madras

The event will feature:
11:00-11:30 Danza Libelula with Latino Community Association performing Ballet Folklorico
11:45-12:45 Native American flute music with award-winning musician, James Edmund Greeley
1:00-2:00 Storytelling with Wilson Wewa, Northern Paiute tribal member

Plus educational stations including:

  • Native American flute music with award-winning musician, James Edmund Greeley
  • Storytelling with Wilson Wewa, Northern Paiute tribal member
  • Bird watching
  • Bird house building
  • Student artwork showcase
  • Dance performance by Latinx youth
  • STEM and art activities
  • Bird conservation tips
  • Raffle prizes
  • Food

Thanks to the many organizations who are participating in this event including:

  • Latino Community Association
  • Vámonos Outside
  • Jefferson County Library District
  • Oregon State Parks
  • High Desert Museum
  • Sunriver Nature Center
  • Discover Your Forest
  • U.S. Forest Service
  • East Cascades Audubon Society
  • International Dark-Sky Association – Oregon Chapter
  • Think Wild Central Oregon
  • Camp Fire Central Oregon

Check back for the event schedule and more details!

Details

Date:
May 14
Time:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm PDT
Cost:
Free

Organizer

Children’s Forest of Central Oregon
Phone:
5413835592
Email:
katie@childrensforestco.org
View Organizer Website

Other

Suggested Age
New families (birth-2), Preschoolers (2-5), Elementary School, Middle School, High School

Venue

Sahalee Park
1-99 SE 7th St
Madras, OR 97741 United States
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