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The Secret Life of Birds: An Avian Year

featuring Animal Behavior & Conservation Connections

The Delaware Museum of Natural History is expanding our partnership with Animal Behavior & Conservation Connections for a year-long series of exclusive and one-of-a-kind live bird encounters.

A variety of monthly events, programs and workshops tell the life cycle of birds. Each experience features different live species, themed crafts, games and activities, as well as the unique opportunity for personal interaction with these amazing feathered friends.

Secret Life of Birds Events

Night Flight: Nesting – This Old Nest

March 16 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Night Flights: Growing Up

May 25 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Night Flights

Saturdays, 5:30-8 p.m.

February 16: Courtship
March 16: Nesting
April 20: Eggs & Babies
May 25: Growing Up
July 20: Novice Flyers
August 17:  Parenting
September 21: Bird School
November 16:  Growing Old
December 21: Birds in Winter

$3/DMNH Member Ages 3 and up; Free for under 3
$10/Non-Members Ages 3 and up; $3/Non-Member Ages 1-2

Day Flights

Saturday, June 2, 9 a.m. -2 p.m.
Foraging

Saturday, October 26,  9:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Migration

Free for DMNH Members or with paid admission

Bird Behavior Training  & Conservation Workshops

Saturday, April 20, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Bird Behavior Training & Conservation Session One

Saturday, November 16, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Bird Behavior Training & Conservation Session Two

Pre-registration required. Maximum participants: 20. Best suited for ages 10 and up. $15/DMNH Members; $25/Non-Members