Lectures & Other Outreach

Sugar House Boys and Girls Club Easter Egg Hunt

Join HawkWatch volunteers and Education Birds for the fun and frolic of an Easter Egg forage sponsored by the Sugarhouse Boys and Girls club! Bring your camera because  the Fairmont Penguin, Chick-Fil-A Cow, Easter Bunny and, of course, your feathered friends from Hawkwatch, will be available photo-ops.

Event date March 18, 2016 5:00 PM
Event End Date March 18, 2016 7:00 PM
Birds in the Lab!

Join the HawkWatch crew and some of their fine feathered friends for the opportunity to observe live raptors up-close and examine a variety of specimens-feathers, eggs, and claws! Meet the HawkWatch experts, discover how to identify common birds in your communities, and learn about local bird conservation efforts in Utah.

This is your opportunity to learn more about birds of prey and what HawkWatch International is doing to protect them and our shared environment.

Museum admission fees apply. For questions, contact NHMU at 801-581-4303.

Event date March 26, 2016 12:00 PM
Event End Date March 26, 2016 2:00 PM
Raptors of Utah (at REI)

Have you ever seen a hawk soaring overhead and wished you could identify it? Curious what various raptor species live in Utah? Join Jerry Liguori, HawkWatch International Educator, for a free "Raptors of Utah" program on April 21 at REI--Salt Lake City. Jerry will discuss the raptor species that reside in Utah (including Red-tailed Hawk, American Kestrel, Northern Harrier, and others), their natural history, identification, and other aspects of their life cycle. Jerry will also showcase video clips of raptors in flight from HawkWatch International's recently launched raptor ID app, now available in the app stores.

Register here at REI
Event date April 21, 2016 6:30 PM
Event End Date April 21, 2016 8:00 PM
HawkWatch joins the Starry Night Program at North Fork Park

Join HWI's feathered ambassadors and volunteers for this full Moon wildlife wander!  Unlike raptors, songbird migration takes place at night. Join DWR Biologist, Cliff Brunson, for this moonlit adventure and see what migratory wonders await in the evening sky.

Event date April 22, 2016 6:00 PM
Event End Date April 22, 2016 9:00 PM
Wild Birds Unlimited 1st Anniversary Celebration

Join the HawkWatch Education Birds and volunteers in celebration of Wild Birds Unlimited's 1st anniversary. Come get a selfie with your feathered friends and join the party!

Event date April 23, 2016 12:00 PM
Event End Date April 23, 2016 3:00 PM