W.K. Kellogg Bird Sanctuary offers Wild Wednesdays bird programs

W.K. Kellogg Bird Sanctuary hosts Wild Wednesdays designed just for kids.
W.K. Kellogg Bird Sanctuary hosts Wild Wednesdays designed just for kids.

Looking for an active outdoor education opportunity for kids?


This summer, children ages 3-7 can explore the W.K. Kellogg Bird Sanctuary and learn all about various animals and aspects of nature during the Wild Wednesdays series. The four-part series will educate children and families about different topics every week.


June 15: Bird Babies! Learn about birds’ nesting and visit with the Sanctuary’s newest residents.


June 29: Butterfly Bonanza! Learn about butterflies and their life cycle – from caterpillars to adults.


July 13: Predator Party! Learn about the food chain, from animals small to large, and get to know the predatory animals that live at the Sanctuary year-round.


July 27: Water Wonders! Learn about the importance of water and the animals who depend on water to live.


All programs are from 7 – 8 p.m. on Wednesday nights, with no registration required, at the W.K. Kellogg Bird Sanctuary. The Sanctuary is located at 12685 East C Ave, Augusta, Michigan. Admission is $5/adult, $4/student or senior, and $3/child; children under the age of 2 and Sanctuary members/free.


To learn more about the Sanctuary’s summer programs for children, call 269-671-2510, email birdsanctuary@kbs.msu.edu, or visit birdsanctuary.kbs.msu.edu. The Sanctuary, located at 12685 East C Ave., Augusta, is part of the W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, Michigan State University’s largest off-campus education complex.