EGG HARBOR, October 4, 2016 — Meet the resident raptors from Open Door Bird Sanctuary at Something Fishy on Sat., Oct. 8 from 10 am to 4 pm during Egg Harbor's annual Pumpkin Patch Weekend.
Volunteers and staff from the Sanctuary will be on hand for a Meet 'n Greet-style program, showcasing their native and non-native birds. Learn fun bird facts as well as concerns the raptors face in the wild. There are artifacts for up close viewing and hands on activities. You can even measure your own wingspan and see how you compare with Door County raptors!
On Sunday, October 9 at 3pm, Something Fishy will draw the winner for a prize basket giveaway worth $1,000. People can enter online by going to www.somethingfishyjewelry.com and following the prize giveaway link until 5 m on Friday, October 7 or can sign up and enter in the store until noon on Sunday, October 9. Everything in the store will be on sale and other prizes will be given away throughout the weekend.
The Open Door Bird Sanctuary is a private non-profit organization on 34 acres in Jacksonport that focuses on raising avian awareness through education featuring many different native and non-native birds of prey. A future goal is to introduce rehabilitation services. Educational programming is available both on and off-site through the greater Door County and Green Bay area. For more information on the Open Door Bird Sanctuary please visit their website www.opendoorbirdsanctuary.org and Facebook or contact Rob Hults at 920.724.1399.
Something Fishy is located at 7730 Highway 42 in Egg Harbor. For more info, call 920.868.2083 or visit www.somethingfishyjewelry.com.