ROSCOMMON- The Kirtland’s Warbler Weekend is back June 2-3 in beautiful downtown Roscommon.
The weekend starts with a bird banding demonstration on Fri. June 2 from 7-9 a.m. at the Marguerite Gahagan Nature Preserve, 585 Southline Rd., Roscommon, MI 48653.
Later at Gahagan, is the Kirtland’s Warbler Festival Home Opener from 5-8 p.m. The evening will include a nature hike, beer and wine tasting, and appetizers. The keynote speaker will be Greg Bodker presenting Birdwatching and Birding.
On Sat. June 3 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. is the Kirtland’s Warbler Festival at the CRAF Center, 606 Lake Street, Roscommon, Michigan. The festival is an educational celebration of the Kirtland’s Warbler, its habitat, and the communities located in the jack pine ecosystem.
There will be a Kids’ Tent, Kirtland’s Warbler tours, nature presentations, featured artist Marie Rust, featured author Lori Taylor, live animals, Kirtland’s Warbler migration game for kids, children’s story time, and much more!