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Eagles in Flight Weekend, Turkey Run State Park
Start Date: 1/26/2018Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 1/26/2018End Time: 9:00 PM
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Event Description:
Discover bald eagle nests, roosts, and hunting grounds as we explore the habitats of our national symbol. Enjoy live eagle, hawk, and owl programs too! Programs are located in the Turkey Run Inn.

Program admission: (Regular park entrance fees will apply)
$15 13 and up
$10 4-13
Free 4 and under

Use group code EAG18 to make Inn room reservations at IndianaInns.com or 1-877-563-4371
(No reservations needed for programs)

Friday, January 26
7:30pm Beginning Remarks - Introduction to the weekend and all the upcoming activities. Lusk Room
7:30pm Silent Auction Begins - Friend’s of Turkey Run & Shades State Parks will have items in the Strauss Room ready for bid until Saturday evening.
8:00pm The Other Birds of Prey - Meet live birds of prey and hear their stories. Lusk Room
9:15pm Constellation Cruise - Take a short stroll outside to meet the winter constellations. Dress warm and meet at the Inn entrance.
Saturday, January 27
6:45am Morning Roost #1 - Follow the DNR van to a local eagle roost site. Caravan leaves at 6:45 sharp from the Inn Parking Lot.
7–10am Breakfast Buffet - Inn Dinning Room
9-11am Bird Banding - Get the chance to see our smaller songbirds up close at the Nature Center.
9am-2pm Eagle Field Trips - Stop in the Lusk Room to pick up your map and directions to visit local eagle nests and hunting locations.
11:30am-1pm Lunch Buffet - Inn Dinning Room
3pm Live Bald Eagle Program - Meet Patoka Lake’s bald eagle and learn how these birds have made a comeback. Lusk Room
4pm Friend’s of Turkey Run & Shades State Parks Live Auction - A small number of higher ticket items will be auctioned off to the highest bidder. Can’t miss this! Lusk Room
5-7:30pm Dinner Buffet - Inn Dinning Room
6pm Silent Auction Ends - Final bids will be collected and winners can pay.
8pm Stories of Saw-Whet Owls - Find out about this lesser known owl and its annual migration. Lusk Room
9pm Owl Prowl - Attempt to talk to Turkey Run’s wild owls in the park. Lusk hallway.
Sunday, January 28
6:45am Morning Roost #2 - Follow the DNR van to a local eagle roost site. Caravan leaves at 6:45am form the Inn Parking Lot.
7–10am Breakfast Buffet - Inn Dinning Room
9-11am Bird Banding - Get the chance to see our smaller songbirds up close in the Nature Center.
Location Information:
Turkey Run State Park  (View Map)
8121 E. Park Road
Marshall, IN 47859
Parke
Phone: (765) 597-2635

Turkey Run State Park - Turkey Run Inn  (View Map)
8121 E. Park Road
Marshall, IN 47859
Parke
Phone: 765-597-2211
Contact Information:
Name: Aaron Douglass
Phone: 765-597-2635
Email: adouglass@dnr.in.gov
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