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Come See Live Birds of Prey in Action

4 September 2008
Live falcons and hawks will demonstrate their remarkable flying skills outdoors each weekend in October at The Peregrine Fund's World Center for Birds of Prey, 5668 Flying Hawk Lane.

Experts from the Velma Morrison Interpretive Center will use traditional falconry techniques to present the flight demonstrations at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. (weather permitting) on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 4-5, Oct. 11-12, Oct. 18-19 and Oct. 25-26.

Visitors also can tour the Archives of Falconry daily at 11:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. The Archives features the new Arab Heritage Wing with authentic hunting tent and interactive displays, as well as art, sculpture, artifacts, and an extensive library.

Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Admission: $5 adults, $4 seniors, $3 for youths ages 4-16. Admission is free to members.
Information: 362-8687
Driving directions: From I-84 in Boise, Idaho, take the Cole Road exit and continue south for 6 miles on Cole Road and then turn right on Flying Hawk Lane.
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For more information, contact:

Erin Katzner

Director of Global Engagement
Main Phone: 208-362-3716
Direct Phone: 208-362-8277

Additional contact

Susan Whaley, Public Relations Coordinator
(208) 362-8274 direct
(208) 860-2641 cell
(208) 362-3716 mainThe Peregrine Fund