UPCOMING EVENTS

Saturday, September 24, 8:30 a.m., Gulf Winds Track Club’s Annual Prefontaine 5K Forest Run at Silver Lake Recreation Area. Proceeds benefit St. Francis Wildlife. Details and registration here.

Saturday, Oct. 22, 10 - 11 a.m., Raptors in the Sky at Native Nurseries, 1661 Centerville Rd. Tallahassee. Meet and learn about our beautiful hawks and owls. For adults and school-aged children.

Saturday, October 29, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Annual Owl-O-Ween! at the Downtown Marketplace, N. Monroe Street & Park Avenue. Live owls, only crafts and face painting, owl t-shirts, children’s books

Saturday, November 5, 10 - 11:30 a.m., Wild Neighbors of the Red Hills at the Birdsong Nature Center, 2106 Meridian Road, Thomasville, GA (4 m. north of FL/GA state line). Live raptors and reptiles, our wildlife ambassadors, help explain the unique adaptations that enable each to hunt and survive and what we can all do to help them. Includes hands-on teaching tools such as feathers, talons, skins and shells and interactive questioning. For adults and school-aged children.

Hot off the press: Summer issue of our Wildlife Matters newsletter.

St. Francis Wildlife monthly "Behind-the-Scenes Visit": First Saturday of each month, 12 noon to 1 pm. Please call to let us know how many are coming.

St. Francis Wildlife’s monthly "Meet a Wild Critter": WCTV Good Morning Show, fourth Saturday of each month, approx. 8:15 am.