Raptor Rescue

Learn about rescue efforts for birds of prey by the Medina Raptor Center. The program, at West Lake Public Library, will include how these birds are rehabilitated, as well as their place in the ecosystem. Meet some of the Center’s Educational Ambassadors up close and personal. Please register for the program at Westlake Porter Public Library

Date: Saturday, July 1, 2017

Time: 2:00-3:00PM

Where: Westlake Porter Public Library
27333 Center Ridge Rd
Westlake, OH
44145-3925

Website: Westlake Porter Public Library

Baby Shower Fundraiser

Join us to ring in the 2017 baby season by celebrating at a baby shower! Bring a pack of puppy pads to enter our diaper raffle, eat like a bird at the “Tweet Sweet Cafe,” meet and greet with your favorite Educational Ambassadors and join the competition to see who is the favorite, be a baby bird in life sized nests, and many other activities. We hope to see you all there! Admission is free but donations are greatly appreciated!

Date: May 21, 2017
Time: 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Where: Hidden Hollow Camp
8672 Richman Rd,
Lodi, OH 44254

 

 

21st Annual Earth Day Celebration

Join the Medina County Parks District in Celebrating the 21st Annual Earth Day Festival. There will be food and fun for all. They are hosting several workshops throughout the day as well as a morning Globe Trot, kids coloring contest, and a family fishing derby. The Raptor Center will be there with some of our Educational Ambassadors and lots of information about birds of prey! For more information find them on Facebook at @Medinacountyearthdayfestival or see the attached flyer at the bottom of the page!

Date: April 22, 2017

Time: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Where: Buffalo Creek Retreat

8708 Hubbard Valley Rd

Seville, Ohio 44273

Flyer: Medina County Earth Day 2017

Sue’s 70th Birthday Bash and MRC Fundraiser at The Bird Store and More

Help us celebrate Sue’s 70th birthday with a fundraiser for the Medina Raptor Center at the Akron Bird Store and More. We will be there with our birds from 1-3 PM but the event lasts all day. You will recieve 20% off of your entire purchase no matter what but if you bring a “Birthday Gift” you will receive 25% off.
Birthday Gifts are donations for the Raptor Center and  include:

Paper Towels Forever Stamps
Simple Green Meal Worms
Clorox or Lysol Wipes Laundry Detergent
Bleach Dawn Dish Soap
Bird Seed Envelopes
Suet
Birthday Cake and refreshments will be served all day!
Date: April 1, 2017

Time: 1:00-3:00PM

Where: The Bird Store and More
117 Merz Blvd. Akron, Ohio 44333

Website: The Bird Store and More

Ashland Public Library Bird of Prey Education Hour

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Come one and all to the Ashland Public Library to learn about the amazing birds of prey you can see right in your backyard. This event hosted by the Ashland County Park District will feature up close encounters with live raptors including hawks, falcons, and owls. Learn all about how they survive in the wild and how we impact their lives. This event is free to the public so we hope to see everyone there!

Date: April 8, 2017

Time: 1:30 – 2:30PM

Where: Ashland Public Library

224 Claremont Ave., Ashland, OH 44805

Website: Ashland Public Library

Shreve Migration Sensation

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Join us for the 17th annual Shreve Migration Sensation on Saturday, March 18 in Shreve, OH! This is a great opportunity to meet the MRC educational ambassadors up close and personal. In addition there will be a host of birding activities, including guided tours and workshops held by experts in their fields.  Come on down for this fantastic event and support the Center!

Date: Saturday, March 18, 2017

Time: 8:00am – 4:00pm

WhereShreve Elementary School
598 N Market St, Shreve, Ohio 44676

Website: Shreve Migration Sensation

60th Annual Hinckley Buzzard Day

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Join us for the 60th Annual Buzzard Day to celebrate the return of the buzzards to Hinckley, Ohio! on Sunday, March 19 in Shreve, OH. The Medina Raptor Center will be there with one of their buzzard ambassadors. See this beautiful buzzard up close and learn more about them from the MRC staff.

Date: Sunday, March 19, 2017

Time: 7:00am – 4:00pm EDT

Where: Hinckley Elementary School

1586 Center Rd, Hinckley, Ohio 44233

Facebook: Buzzards Day, Hinckley, OH

Rocky River Birds of Prey Weekend

Join the Medina Raptor Center on Sunday, February 12, at the Rocky River Reservation to meet some of our birds of prey. In addition learn about our rehabilitation program for injured raptors. The first program, at 2:00pm, will have a brief Raptor ID presentation before letting you see our educational ambassadors up close and personal. The second program, at 3:00pm,  will have a presentation on rehabilitating raptors, followed by another chance to see our educational ambassadors. Admission is free, but space IS limited, so come early to get a seat!

Date: Sunday, February 12
Time: 
2:00: Up Close and Personal Meeting with our Educational Raptors
3:00: Raptor Rehabilitation and Meeting with our Educational Raptors
Facility:
24000 Valley Parkway, North Olmsted, OH 44070
Latitude: 41.4090
Longitude: -81.88239
Price: Free
Phone: 440-734-6660

 

 

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