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July 2018

West Des Moines Public Library Summer Reading Program

26 July 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
West Des Moines Public Library, 4000 Mills Civic Pkwy
West Des Moines, IA 50265 United States
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RTH

Join us to celebrate the Summer Reading program theme of 'Libraries Rock' where we'll learn about the hearing and sounds of a few Iowa raptors!

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August 2018

Bison Day

4 August 2018 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge, 9981 Pacific St
Prairie City, IA 50228 United States
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bison

Festival celebrating bison, prairie, wildlife, and the pioneer time period. Find SOAR with education ambassadors outside the visitor center!

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Release Party 2018

26 August 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
McFarland Park, 56461 180th St
Ames, IA 50010 United States
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to be released

Join us for our fall release party at Story County Conservation Board's McFarland Park, north of Ames! The event includes an opportunity to meet a few of SOAR's education ambassadors, talk with SOAR educators, and learn about current SOAR projects. The highlight of the afternoon are the raptor releases! McFarland Park is family-friendly area perfect for a picnic and raptor releases! Please bring your lawn chairs and a small table if you like. There are a limited number of picnic…

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February 2019

Bald Eagle Days 2019 – Lewis and Clark Visitor Center

February 1 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Lewis and Clark Visitor Center, 55245 NE-121
Crofton, NE 68730 United States
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eagle with mirror image

SOAR will once again have two Friday evening programs at the Lewis and Clark Visitor Center. Come early and view beautiful bald eagles perching in nearby trees! SOAR programs will be at 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. View beautiful bald eagles perching in nearby trees, participate in hands-on activities, and watch programs with live raptors, including a bald eagle, presented by SOAR. There will be special displays, handouts and activities for kids. ✹ Programs are available on a first come,…

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Bald Eagle Days 2019 – Lewis and Clark Visitor Center

February 2 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lewis and Clark Visitor Center, 55245 NE-121
Crofton, NE 68730 United States
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eagle with mirror image

View beautiful bald eagles perching in nearby trees, participate in hands-on activities, and watch programs with live raptors presented by SOAR - Saving Our Avian Resources. There will be special displays, handouts and activities for kids. SOAR programs will be at 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. ✹ Programs are available on a first come, first served basis. ✹ Seating is not guaranteed and reservations are not accepted. ✹ Please arrive 45 minutes to 1 hour early…

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Bald Eagle Days 2019 – Lewis and Clark Visitor Center

February 3 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lewis and Clark Visitor Center, 55245 NE-121
Crofton, NE 68730 United States
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eagle with mirror image

View beautiful bald eagles perching in nearby trees, participate in hands-on activities, and watch programs with live raptors presented by SOAR - Saving Our Avian Resources. There will be special displays, handouts and activities for kids. SOAR programs will be at 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. ✹ Programs are available on a first come, first served basis. ✹ Seating is not guaranteed and reservations are not accepted. ✹ Please arrive 45 minutes to 1 hour early…

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A look back and ahead for SOAR

February 5 @ 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Des Moines Izaak Walton League, 4343 George Flagg Pkwy
Des Moines, IA 50321
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juvenile bald eagle before release

Join Kay Neumann, Executive Director of SOAR Tuesday, February 5 at the Des Moines Izaak Walton League for A Look Back and Ahead for SOAR! Did you know that SOAR - Saving Our Avian Resources is celebrating 20 years of raptor rehabilitation, raptor education, and raptor research in 2019? Learn about the SOAR beginnings and where we are today, including an update on current building projects. SOAR’s mission is three-fold, raptor rehabilitation, raptor education, and raptor research. Our goals are…

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Des Moines Parks and Rec Bald Eagle Day 2019

February 9 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fellowship Baptist Church, 1503 SE 6th St
Des Moines, IA 50315 United States
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eagle fishing

The City of Des Moines Parks and Recreation Department is teaming up with Fellowship Baptist Church to host Bald Eagle Day on the SE 6th Street Bridge. All ages are welcome, there will be children's activities and the event is free and open to the public. Inside Fellowship Baptist Church, you will be able to warm up, relax, have a snack and listen to presentations. S.O.A.R. (Saving Our Avian Resources) will present a live education ambassador bald eagle. From 10…

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SOAR at Jester Park Lodge, Saylorville Bald Eagle Watch

February 24 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Jester Park Lodge, 11121 NW Jester Park Dr
Granger, IA 50109 United States
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bald eagle in flight

Stop by the Saylorville Visitor’s Center to learn about the bald eagle, then venture outside to view them in their natural habitat. SOAR will be at Jester Park Lodge from Noon to 4:00 p.m. SOAR live eagle programs at 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00 p.m. Come learn about eagles in Iowa and the perils they face. Other SOAR education ambassadors will also be in attendance!

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March 2019

Decorah Public Library

March 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Decorah Public Library, 202 Winnebago St
Decoray, IA 52101 United States
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Ash

Kids of all ages are invited to attend a LIVE raptor show featuring a red-tailed hawk and a screech owl at 11 am Saturday March 23 at Decorah Public Library. The show is free thanks to the Friends of Decorah Public Library- but seating is limited, so please register in advance at: https://www.decorah.lib.ia.us/event-directory/soar-saving-our-avian-resources

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