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Eagles in Flight Weekend, Turkey Run State Park
Start Date: 1/25/2019Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 1/25/2019End Time: 10:00 PM
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Event Description:
Entire Weekend Program Admission:
$30    2 Adults + 2 Children (13 and under)
$5 for each additional child
$15    13 and up
$10    4-13
Free   4 and under

Friday, Jan. 25
7:30 p.m. Beginning Remarks
Introduction to the weekend and all the upcoming activities.
7:30 p.m. Silent Auction Begins
Friends of Turkey Run & Shades State Parks will have items in the Strauss Room ready for bid until Saturday evening.
8 p.m. The Other Birds of Prey
Meet live birds and hear their stories. You might even see their wild cousins while traveling in winter.
9 p.m. Conservation Connection
Hear what a few nature based organizations are doing in Indiana and how to support them. (Cash Bar)

Saturday, January 26
6:45 a.m. Morning Roost #1
Follow the DNR van to a local eagle roost site. Caravan leaves at 6:45 sharp from the Inn Parking Lot.
7–10 a.m. Breakfast Buffet
Inn Dinning Room
9-11 a.m. Bird Banding
Get the chance to see songbirds up close at the Nature Center. Find out how researchers gather avian data.
9 a.m. -2 p.m. Eagle Field Trips
Visit local eagle nest sites and seeking locations using your provided map. Naturalists will be at nest sites with spotting scopes to use. Stop in the Lusk Room for map assistance and suggestions.
11:30 a.m.- 1 p.m. Lunch Buffet
Inn Dinning Room
3-5 p.m. Live Bald Eagle Program & Friends Group Live Auction
Meet Patoka Lake’s bald eagle and learn how these birds have made a comeback. Bid in a live auction for high quality items including an complete Eagles In Flight Weekend for 2020. 100% of proceeds go to the Friends of Turkey Run & Shades State Parks
5-7:30 p.m. Dinner Buffet
Inn Dinning Room
6 p.m. Silent Auction Ends
Final bids will be collected and winners can pay.
8 p.m. Indiana Owls
Meet some of the most common owls in Indiana and find out what makes them different than other birds of prey.
9 p.m. Owl Prowl
Attempt to see and hear Turkey Run’s wild owls. Follow a Naturalist into the dark in search of our silent hunters.

Sunday, January 27
6:45 a.m. Morning Roost #2
Follow the DNR van to a local eagle roost site. Caravan leaves at 6:45am sharp from the Inn Parking Lot.
7–10 a.m. Breakfast Buffet
Inn Dinning Room
9-11 a.m. Bird Banding
Get the chance to see songbirds up close at the Nature Center. Find out how researchers gather avian data.
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: 765-597-2654
Email: adouglass@dnr.in.gov
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