The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

May 11, 2013

Little Beaver Park to host Migration Celebration

By Wendy Holdren
Register-Herald Reporter

— Migration Celebration, a festival of West Virginia’s wild birds and our natural heritage, will be hosted from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today at Little Beaver Park.

Live birds of prey, including a bald eagle, will be at the festival, as well as a photography workshop, bird and bug walks, storytelling and much more.

The festival, hosted by Three Rivers Avian Center, is free of charge and a fun activity for the whole family.

Displays and activities are sponsored by Three Rivers Avian Center, “Granny Sue,” Steve Rotsch, West Virginia Division of Natural Resources Wildlife Diversity Program and West Virginia Department of Agriculture’s Insect Survey.

Kid events as well as family events will be hosted all day. For a full list of activities, visit mc2013.html.

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