Southeast Environmental Association’s 2nd Annual Winter Frolic Fundraiser

Location:

Harvey Moore Wildlife Sanctuary

Date:

Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 11:00am - 3:00pm

Duration:

4 hours

Upcoming occurrences:

Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 11:00am - 3:00pm

Description:

The Harvey Moore Wildlife Sanctuary will be the setting for Southeast Environmental Association’s 2nd Annual Winter Frolic Fundraiser taking place on February 24th, 11am-3pm.

The family-fun event is hoping to draw a big crowd and will include: 

  • beautiful Belgian, horse-drawn sleigh rides, by MacLeod’s Sleigh Rides
  • a chance to get up close to impressive birds of prey from Island Falconry Services
  • an opportunity to try out snowshoeing with equipment provided by Eastern Sports and Recreation Council
  • trying your hand at archery with Archery Tag PEI
  • a snow sculpting demonstration by renowned local sculptor, Abe Waterman

Additional activities include:

  • guided bird tours with a local birding enthusiast
  • learning how to identify animal tracks in the snow
  • seeing an ‘Animals of PEI’ display hosted by Dept. of Community, Lands & Environment
  • taking a lesson in building a wilderness survival shelter
  • learning how to build an owl nest (can purchase for $25)
  • stream bugs’ display and indicator water testing by Holland College EAST students
  • learning about winter photography with a local photography enthusiast
  • the chance to win in a 50/50 draw

**Complete schedule of events will be posted ASAP, so stay tuned!

Vegetarian chili, hotdogs, hot chocolate and/or hot apple cider will be available for purchase.

Admission: Adult - $12, Under 12 - $7, and Family - $35 (4 max) each additional family member $5.

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