National Wildlife Week
Date: April 8th, 6:30 am
APRIL 8 to APRIL 14 – Jack Miner Migratory Bird Foundation celebrates National Wildlife Week with a week of events taking place at the Sanctuary, 332 Road 3 West, Kingsville.
7:30am-11:30am: Dress Down Sunday Pancake & Sausage Breakfast. Free admission, donate $5 and get a free coffee mug.
10am-4pm: Kingsport Environmental Raptor demonstration, kids’ activities, Essex Hunting Retriever Club demonstration, and tours of the Jack Miner Historic House and Museum. Admission by donation.
12pm-2pm: Happy 153rd Birthday Jack Miner – stop by the historic house for birthday cake & to kick off phase two of The Jack Miner Drive Thru Art Gallery.
7pm: Spring into your creative side with a DIY decoration for your home in the Jack Miner Heritage Centre. Limited to 10-15 participants. $10 fee – call 519-733-4034 to register.
7pm: Walk & Talk hosted by naturalist & bird expert Phil Roberts. Meet in the Jack Miner Heritage Centre. Limited to 35 participants – call 519-733-4034 to register.
7pm: The Sun Parlour Folk Music Society proudly presents JP Cormier & Dave Gunning in the Playfair Stadium at the Jack Miner Sanctuary. Tickets are $25. Doors open at 7pm; concert at 8pm. Bring a cushion to sit on. Tickets/info: kingsvillefolkfest.org
5pm: Lakeside Park Pavilion, 315 Queen St., Kingsville hosts the Jack Miner Birthday Bash Fundraiser. Tickets are $30, includes dinner and live music. Cash bar. Advanced tickets only – available at Jack Miner Sanctuary, 332 Road 3W., Kingsville; Blondie’s Cleaners/Alterations by Lix, 49 Main St. E., Kingsville and Back In Motion Chiropractic, 22 Heritage Rd., Kingsville. 19 years and older event.