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      Bald Eagle Driving Tour, Monroe Lake (Paynetown SRA) in Bloomington

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      January 26, 2020

      Sunday   2:00 PM

      4850 IN-446
      Bloomington, Indiana 47401

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      Bald Eagle Driving Tour, Monroe Lake (Paynetown SRA)

      Bald Eagle Driving Tour at Monroe Lake Advance Registration thru Thursday, January 23 $5 for Adults, $3 for Children (17 and under) Purchase Monday thru Friday, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. …over the phone (credit/debit only) at 812-837-9546. …in person (cash/check/credit/debit) at the Monroe Lake office, 4850 S. State Road 446, Bloomington, IN 47401. Walk-Up Registration on Sunday, January 26 $7 for Adults, $4 for Children (17 and under) Purchase at the event from 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. …at the shelter in front of the Activity Center at Paynetown SRA (next to beach). …walk-up registration is CASH or CHECK only (NO credit/debit accepted). An ATM is available across the street from Paynetown SRA inside the Fishin’ Shedd. EVENT SCHEDULE 1 to 3 p.m.: Check-in/Registration OPEN in front of Activity Center (Paynetown SRA) EVERYONE MUST CHECK-IN/REGISTER HERE! There will be TWO separate check-in stations – one for advance registrants and one for walk-up registrants. All registrants will receive a collectible event button which must be worn when visiting the tour stops and the warming station! Make sure you pick up your tour stop map and a winter bird check-list! 1 to 4 p.m.: Warming Station OPEN inside Activity Center (Paynetown SRA) Complimentary hot cocoa or tea and cookies for tour participants! (Help us be more eco-friendly by bringing your own travel mug to use!) Info tables presented by Sassafras Audubon Society and the International Crane Foundation. Eagle crafts available to make. 2 to 4 p.m.: Bald Eagle Driving Tour Stops OPEN, multiple locations YOU MUST CHECK-IN/REGISTER BEFORE STARTING THE TOUR! Attendees will be given a collectable event button at registration which must be worn when visiting tour stops. This is a SELF-GUIDED driving tour ; you must provide your own transportation. Tour maps will be handed out at check-in/registration. You may visit tour stops in any order ; they will all be staffed from 2 to 4 p.m. Tour includes six viewing locations along the lake shoreline, each one staffed with experienced birders . Spotting scopes will be set up for you to look through and binoculars available for use. Bonus stop: LIVE RAPTORS! Hardy Lake is bringing live birds of prey for you to see up close – including a bald eagle. The easiest way to guarantee that you see an eagle! *** The Fourwinds Lakeside Inn, located inside Fairfax SRA at Monroe Lake, is offering a special lodging rate of $69 for a lake view room for event attendees on the night of Sat., January 25. You must reserve your room by January 18 at 812-824-2628 and tell them you are coming for the eagle tour. *** **Contact phone: 8128379967

      Cost: See website for details

      Categories: Outdoors & Recreation

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