Everything You Wanted to Know About Owls

Owls are intriguing birds that easily capture the attention and curiosity of birders. Did you know: the eyes of an owl are not true eyeballs, owls can rotate their necks 270 degrees, and not all owls hoot? Here are a few local owl-themed adventures you can explore:
 

North River Wildlife Sanctuary
2000 Main Street
Marshfield , MA
Phone: 781-837-9400

Chili and Cornbread Owl Prowl

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

We will sweeten the deal.... chili and cornbread at the office first, then on to the owls. This popular winter activity is a tradition not to be missed! Search the secretive domain of one of nature’s most skilled nocturnal hunters with the hope of observing these stealthy creatures. Test your auditory skills by listening for their distinct calls, some of which can be heard from a mile away. We will bundle up and pile into the van to take advantage of the most up-to-date scouting reports. Dress in layers for the colder temperatures. Read more about Chili and Cornbread Owl Prowl

Independent Fermentations Brewing (Indieferm)
127 Camelot Drive
Plymouth , MA

Owls on Tap at Indieferm

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Join us for an exciting presentation about the owls found throughout Massachusetts, and in our own backyards, at Independent Fermentations Brewing! Weather dependent, we will venture outdoors to prowl for owls right at the brewery. Included in your ticket price is entry into this after hours presentation and snacks, beer and kombucha will be available for purchase. Read more about Owls on Tap at Indieferm

Duxbury Beach
260 Gurnet Road (for GPS)
Duxbury , MA

Snowy Owls at Duxbury Beach

Saturday, February 9, 2019 - 8:30am to 10:30am

Migrating south from their breeding ground in the Arctic tundra, the magnificent snowy owls winter over on the Massachusetts coast. Learn about the research on snowy owls as we seek out these seasonal beach visitors. Additional seasonal sights may include snow buntings and wintering wildfowl. Read more about Snowy Owls at Duxbury Beach

North River Wildlife Sanctuary
2000 Main Street
Marshfield , MA
Phone: 781-837-9400

Who's Who In the World of Hoot

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

Bundle up and join us for an evening immersed in the parliament of owls under a full moon. Through a night walk, observation and listening skills, activities like dissecting pellets, readings and with a few surprises we will celebrate all things owl in the land of avian sovereignty. Read more about Who's Who In the World of Hoot