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2022 Kirtland’s Warbler Festival

June 3 - June 5

2022 Kirtland’s Warbler Festival Weekend Schedule
 
2022 Kirtland's Warbler Festival
2022 Kirtland’s Warbler Festival

The numbers of Kirtland’s Warblers has continued to slowly and steadily rise thanks to conservation efforts of people from Michigan to the Bahamas! Take a minute to get out and see them in person with a tour to one of the many special habitats in northern Michigan. 

 
Friday Home Opener – Friday June 3, 2022
Marguerite Gahagan Nature Preserve, 209 W. Maplehurst Dr., Roscommon, MI 48653
5:00 pm – Wine and Beer Tasting with Appetizers
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Nature Walks
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Keynote Speaker – Joyanne Mittig, American Bird Conservancy – Forestry for Michigan Birds
 
Kirtland’s Warbler Festival – Saturday June 4, 2022
 
CRAF Center, 606 Lake Street, Roscommon, MI 48653
7:00 am Registration Desk Opens
7:30 am – 9:30 am – 1st Field Trip
10:00 am – 12:00 pm – 2nd Field Trip
10:00 am – 4:00 pm – Featured Artist – Kim Diment
10:00 am – 4:00 pm – Featured Author – William Rapai
10:00 am – 4:00 pm – Kid’s Tent, Vendors, Agency personnel, Young Artists’ contest artwork display, and more
Presentations 12:30 pm – 3:40 pm
12:30 pm – 1:20 pm – Kirtland’s Warbler Films with introduction by Bill Rapai
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm – Alison Világ – Dispatches from Paradise: Observing Avian Migration at Whitefish Point, Michigan
2:40 pm – 3:40 pm – Jim McGrath – Michigan Frogs by Sight and Sound
 
 
About the Kirtland’s Warbler Festival
An educational celebration of the Kirtland’s Warbler, its habitat, and the communities located in the jack pine ecosystem – Kirtland’s Country.
 
Additional information
Annually the first weekend in June
CRAF Center
606 Lake St, Roscommon, MI 48653
Mailing address
Kirtland’s Warbler Festival
P.O. Box 981
Roscommon, MI 48653
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Start:
June 3
End:
June 5
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