With spring around the corner, check out some spots to bird watch in the Three Rivers Park District.
Information from the Three Rivers Park District website. Editor’s note: What are your favorite spots for bird watching? What birds are you seeing this time of year in your backyard? Share your bird watching sightings in comments and upload your bird pictures to this post.
From squirrel appreciation day to a snowman-making contest, Three Rivers Park District hosts several free and low-cost events for community members in January 2013.
The following was provided by Three Rivers Park District. For more information, visit threerivers.org or call 763-559-9000. Feeding Frenzy Sunday, Jan. 13, from 1-3 p.m., at Eastman Nature Center, in Elm Creek Park Reserve, Dayton. Look on as the salamanders snack, toad and turtles taste, and frogs feed. Watch the snacking snakes. Different animals will be fed throughout the afternoon. Bring a camera for up-close photos. Drop in anytime. This program is free and open to all ages. Backyard Birds Sunday, Jan. 13, from 3-4 p.m., at Richardson Nature Center, in Hyland Lake Park Reserve, Bloomington. Drop in anytime. Watch winter birds through the Wildlife Viewing Room windows as they visit the feeders for food, heated pond for water, and …