Do you like birds? Would you like to know more?
Bird-watching • Learn about things with wings at Antelope Island State Park.
Published: March 5, 2012 12:31PM
Updated: February 29, 2012 04:40PM
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Francisco Kjolseth | Tribune file photo An American avocet hunts for food along the shores of the Lee Kay Ponds. Antelope Island State Park is offering an introductory class Saturday on basic bird watching.

Are you interested in birds? Don’t know much about them? But you want to know more?

Head for Antelope Island State Park on Saturday, where they’ll be teaching birding for the non-birder.

(People who love bird-watching talk that way.)

Join the park’s naturalist from 10 a.m.-noon on Saturday, March. 3, and learn some birding basics. Bring your binoculars, if you have them. Meet at the visitors’ center, but be prepared to spend some time outside.

Regular admission prices apply, but there’s no additional fee for the fine, feathered event.

For more information, call (801) 721-9569.

Birding for Non-Birders

When: Saturday, March 3, 10 a.m.-noon

Where: Antelope Island State Park, 4528 W. 1700 South, Syracuse

Admission: Regular park admission applies: $9 per vehicle; $6 per vehicle for Utah seniors 62+; $3 cyclists and pedestrians