Saturday, January 28 &
Sunday, January 29, 2017
The Tulsa Audubon Society is teaming up
with the Jenks High School Ornithology Program to once again host the
annual Tulsa Eagle Days event on Saturday and Sunday, January 28-29. The
outdoor Eagle/nest viewing will be both Saturday and Sunday, while the
live raptor presentations and other festivities will be on Saturday
only. The event is FREE to the public and geared toward adults and
children alike. See the full schedule below:
Outdoor Watch: 8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
at Helmerich Park, 7301 S. Riverside Watch a live nest along the
Arkansas River. There is a walkway that leads to the river's edge where
the nest can be seen across the river. Spotting scopes will be set up to
provide a good view of the nest and hopefully some Southern Bald
Eagles. Parking and restrooms are available at the park entrance.
Indoor Live Raptor Presentations:
Saturday ONLY! - 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Jenks High School Math and
Science Center, 205 East B. St., Jenks At this venue, there will be
several bird presentations (with live, educational birds) from the Grey
Snow Eagle House and the Tulsa Zoo. There will be informational booths
from a variety of bird and nature related organizations, several vendors
selling bird related items, and pizza and drinks for purchase.
Saturday Detailed Schedule 8:00-9:30
Outdoor Eagle Watch, Helmerich
Park 10:00-11:00 Tulsa Zoo live bird presentation 11:00-12:00 Grey
Snow Eagle House live Bald Eagle presentation 12:00-12:30 Lunch,
exhibits, and vendors nest building activity for the children
12:30-1:30 Grey Snow Eagle House live Golden Eagle presentation
1:30-2:00 Planetarium Show - "Birds of the Sky" (Jenks HS Planetarium
is on-site at the Math and Science Center)
Sunday Detailed Schedule 8:00-9:30
Outdoor Eagle Watch, Helmerich Park
We're partnering with the Jenks High
School Ornithology Club to again present this exciting program! For more
Todd Humphrey, 918-810-4492.
Directions to the Outdoor Eagle Watch
The Outdoor Watch will take place at Helmerich Park in Tulsa. The Park
is located on the West side of Riverside Drive, between 71st and 81st
Streets. Park in the lot and take the walking trail to the river.
Directions to the Seminars and LIVE
The Seminars located on Jenks High School central campus
Dr. south to the 96th Street Bridge. Turn right (west) and cross the
bridge into Jenks. Continue straight to 2nd Street. Turn right (north)
on 2nd street. Take 2nd to B Street. Continue through the intersection
onto central campus. Pass the football stadium on your right, and follow
the driveway to the Math and Science Building, just west of the stadium.