Hunter’s Education Classes Coming To Crex Meadows

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012 at 7:24 am

There will be a hunter education course offered April 23rd through
April 28th at Crex Meadows Wildlife Education & Visitor Center. The
class is from 6 – 8:30 p.m. on Monday through Friday. Saturday, April
28 will be outdoor practical skills. Cost is $10 per person. Class
size is limited so call Warden Chris Spaight to reserve your spot at

New this week to the bird observation list includes Whippoorwills,
Saw-whet Owls, Sora, and Upland Sandpipers. Join a spring birding tour to help spot and identify the growing number of bird species in the area. Tours will be Saturday, April 28, May 5, and May 12 from 8 to 10a.m. Cost is $5; registration required. International Migratory Bird day is Saturday, May 12. Celebrate the naming of Grantsburg as a Bird City Wisconsin with walks, talks, and explorations about birds
throughout the day at Memory Lake Park beginning at 8 a.m.

Wildlife Experience Weekend is coming up Saturday, May 19th and 20th.
Tours will be held on Saturday at 5 p.m., Sunday at 4 a.m. and 7 a.m.
Space is limited; there are fees with the tours; please pre-register.

Bike through Crex Meadows on Saturday, May 26. Multiple varying
lengths are on paved roads. Pre-registration and payment are required. Proceeds go towards the Endowment Fund.

For more information about these and other events at Crex Meadows, please call 715-463-2739, visit, or find
us on Facebook. Friends of Crex support these and other programs. You
can support these types of programs and be more involved by joining
the Friends of Crex.

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