Events

We have events, presentations, and classes at several local locations.  Below is the schedule of our upcoming public events:





July 22 - North Regional Library - 7009 Harps Mill Rd Raleigh NC -2pm

Join us as we visit the library with 5 of our birds. The Raptors even will feature a mixture of hawks, owls, falcons and vultures. Each event is in honor of the library's summer reading program. Please check with the library for available space, some of them fill up fast!


July 23 - Barred Owl Teach In (Class with $25 fee) - Atlantic Avenue Grden Center - 5217 Atlantic Avenue, Raleigh, NC - 2pm

Barred Owls are the most common, yet least often seen owl in our state. These hidden vermin catchers are amazing animals who are unlike any other bird. Come and learn their secrets in an in depth examination of their behavior, physiology, and environment. This class will include working with and handling live Barred Owls. Class Fee - $25.00 


July 24 - Southeast Regional Library - 908 7th avenue Garner NC - 1pm

Join us as we visit the library with 5 of our birds. The Raptors even will feature a mixture of hawks, owls, falcons and vultures. Each event is in honor of the library's summer reading program. Please check with the library for available space, some of them fill up fast!


July 24 - Green Road Community Library - 4104 Greed Rd Raleigh NC - 4:30pm

Join us as we visit the library with 5 of our birds. The Raptors even will feature a mixture of hawks, owls, falcons and vultures. Each event is in honor of the library's summer reading program. Please check with the library for available space, some of them fill up fast!


July 25 - Carousel Farms Bullriding and Barrel Racing - 800 Louisburg Rd, Raleigh, NC - 7pm

Join some of our birds each tuesday at the Carousel Farms bullriding and barrel racing events. These family events are great old fashioned country fun. We will be in a 10 x 10 tent with some of our birds each week. Please note, there is a $9.00 entry fee that Carousel farms collects each night.


Upcoming Events after July:

We are working on scheduling several programs with Atlantic Gardens.  More information as they develop! 

Each Tuesday until September - Carousel Farms Bull Riding

Aug 6 - Meet Snoopy and the vultures

Aug 12 - Atlantic Gardens raptor event

Aug 13 - Raptor Rehab medicine lab - Bandaging

Sept 14th - Wake Tech Raptor Rehab class begins  (5 evenings once per week)

Sept 16th - Falls Lake Festival

Sept 16th& 17 - Pagan Pride Festival

Sept 16th - Yates Mill Park Fall Festival

Sept 20 - Carboro community Center

Sept 23rd - NC Wildlife Hunt and Fish Day

Sept 23rd -  Special Blessings event

Oct 7 - Historic Oakwood Heritage Day

Oct 7 - Jordan Lake Heritage Day

Oct 15th - Avian And Exotic Animal Care Open House


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