Bog News FOCB to hold first annual "International Bog Day"
All bog enthusiasts, neighbors, families and friends are invited to attend the first annual "International Bog Day 2017" celebration on Sunday, July 23. The event will be held at the UW-Milwaukee Field Station at 3095 Blue Goose Rd in the Town of Saukville beginning at noon with an early morning bird walk at 6:30 AM for early risers.
The bird walk at 6:30 AM will start at the UWM Field Station. Registration for the walk or attending the afternoon events are not required. For more information, please contact the Friends of the Cedarburg Bog at 262-675-6844 or see our website at www.bogfriends.org. "I encourage everyone to come and bring your friends and families to celebrate this gem that exists right in our own backyard," O'Donnell said.
Schedule of Events - International Bog Day
6:30 - 8 AM: Birdwalk (meet at the UWM Field Station)
Noon - 4 PM: Ongoing face painting, music, raffles, refreshments
1 PM: Introduction -- "Why the bog matters" A drone tour of the Bog
2 PM: Live owls and hawks presentation
3 PM: Bog Walks & Talks (mammals, birds, rare plants and unique critters)
4:30 PM: Raffles and wrap up