Today’s Events

  • April 19, 2015 – Bird Watching Trek at Rapids Lake Unit
    8:00 am, Field Trip
  • April 19, 2015 – Call of the Wild Film Fest at the Refuge
    3:00 pm, Family Outing

MRVAC Programs

March 26: Birds of Texas from Laura’s Big Year by Laura Erickson, author & speaker

April 23: Non-Feathered Reptiles of Minnesota by John Moriarty, Senior Manager of Wildlife, Three Rivers Park District

  • ~ April 19, 2015. 8:00 am. Field Trip: Bird Watching Trek at Rapids Lake Unit
  • ~ April 19, 2015. 3:00 pm. Family Outing: Call of the Wild Film Fest at the Refuge
  • ~ April 25, 2015. All Day Event. Road Trip: Salt Lake Birding Weekend, 2015
  • ~ April 26, 2015. 3:00 pm. Family Outing: Call of the Wild Film Fest at the Refuge
  • ~ April 27, 2015. 6:30 pm. Workshop: Beginning Birding Class
  • ~ May 9, 2015. All Day Event. Field Trip: Wood Lake Nature Center Birdathon: May 9
  • ~ May 16, 2015. 9:00 am. Family Outing: Bird Banding Programs at Carver Park Reserve

Audubon Adventures

What is Audubon Adventures?

AUDUBON ADVENTURES is an environmental education program for children in grades 3 to 6. Developed by professional environmental educators, AUDUBON ADVENTURES presents basic, scientifically accurate facts about birds, wildlife, and their habitats. It comes to you packaged as a Classroom Kit (serving 32 students) or Individual Kit (serving 1 student). The program is used by classroom teachers, after-school program coordinators, special education instructors, language arts teachers, and homeschoolers.

Wondering how your school can get involved?

MRVAC supports Audubon Adventures in thirty-five classrooms each year. Contact Jean Mueting (jmmueting@gmail.com) – MRVAC Education Chair – to find out how your child’s classroom can become an Audubon Adventure classroom.

Where can I get more information on Audubon Adventures?

AUDUBON ADVENTURES is a National Audubon Program. The National Audubon site has great information for teachers and parents: Audubon Adventures Program