WHAT: Halloween Owls Program

WHERE: Seraph Education Room, Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art, 176 Water Company Road, Millersburg

WHEN: Saturday. October 26, 2013.  Kids’ program 6 p.m. – 7:15 p.m., main program 7:30 p.m.

COST: $5.  NSCNA members can use membership coupons for ½ price admission.  Pre-registration suggested, but not required.

INFO: 717-692-3699 or nedsmithcenter.org

The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art is proud to host Halloween Owls, one of the Center’s most loved annual education programs, on Saturday, October 26, 2013.

Halloween Owls features live owls from Penn State University’s Shaver’s Creek Environmental Learning Center. Experts on night-time raptors will explore the facts and shatter the myths about these beautiful creatures. Certified bird banders from the Center’s Northern Saw-Whet Owl Banding Project will provide owl banding demonstrations and discuss the Center’s effort to gather more information on the tiny birds that migrate through Penn’s Woods on cold fall nights.

Families are invited to a kid-friendly program from 6-7:15 p.m., with a second program geared to adult audiences from 7:30-9 p.m. Both will feature live owls from Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center and owl-banding demonstrations.

Light snacks and refreshments will be provided.  Admission to the program is $5, and NSCNA members can use membership coupons for ½ price admission.  Pre-registration STRONGLY suggested!

For more info and to reserve tickets, visit http://www.nedsmithcenter.org, or call the Center at 717-692-3699.