A special event celebration the official opening of the Chimney Swift Roosting Tower at Prairie Ridge.
Friday August 21st, 2015
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Come meet and listen to experts from around the country who have worked to save Chimney Swifts and a relative out west, the Vaux’s Swift. Free event.
NC Museum of Natural Sciences, Nature Resource Center, 121 West Jones Street, Raleigh, NC.
Saturday, August 22nd, 2015
Fun for the whole family! See life through the eyes of a Chimney Swift — build a nest, try on life- size wings, make a mask, join the flock! Take a peek at a live swift nest in our newly built 30′ roost tower; roost with the Swifts at dusk.
Prairie Ridge Ecostation 4 – 9 p.m. Free event.
Sunday August 23rd, 2015
See Chimney Swifts swirl into urban chimneys that you might not know know about – and that might be gone in a few years.