8348 Longwoods Road - Mount Brydges
Date(s) - Saturday, February 20, 2016
6:15 pm - 9:00 pm
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Do You Give a Hoot? Longwoods’ Moonlight Winter Hike
Owls are the focus of the Moonlight Winter Family Hike event at Longwoods Road Conservation Area, Saturday February 20. Pre-registration is mandatory. Admission is: adults $12.00, youth 6-17 $6.00, plus HST, and under 6 free.
Outdoors – Enjoy a half hour guided moonlit hike through the woods in search of owls. Hikes are at 6:15, 7:00, 7:45, and 8:30 p.m. To pre-register call Agnes at 519-264-2420 Monday-Friday between 9 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. A bonfire will be blazing for a warm-up, with hot dogs roasting for the kids. Dress for the weather! No dogs and/or cross-country skis please.
Indoors – Come before your hike or stay after to enjoy activities inside the Resource Centre:
- At 6:30, 7:30 and 8:30, Lynn Eves will present from Bluewater Centre for Raptor Rehabilitation
- Master Carver George Wickham will display wonderful creations and demonstrate wildlife woodcarving.
- Have a bowl of chili and a hot drink (Bring bowls, mugs, spoons).
- Take part in kids’ owl crafts.
- Watch an owl dvd .
- View displays.
- Check-out an owl pellet.
Longwoods is located at 8348 Longwoods Road (Middlesex Rd. 2) – 6.5 km west of Delaware or 10 km east of Melbourne. Hosted by Lower Thames Valley Conservation Foundation in partnership with the Lower Thames Valley Conservation Authority.
To Pre-register and for further information call:
Agnes Vriends . Clerk/Secretary
Longwoods Road Conservation Area
Lower Thames Valley Conservation Authority