21st Annual

Kaw Valley Eagles Day 2017

Saturday, January 21

8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Free State HS Commons, 4700 Overland Dr. (North of 6th & Wakarusa)


  • Live Raptors
  • 20+ Exhibitors
  • Presentations
  • Eagle Viewing Field Trips
  • Kids’Activities/Games/Crafts

Volunteers still needed to help on the day!

Eagles Day Attractions

Exhibits & Activities Open 8:30 - 4:00

Guided Eagle Viewing Field Trips

10:45 a.m. & 3:00 p.m.

  • Meet at north entrance to Free State High School
  • Dress for the weather.
  • Buses are free: First come first served
  • or follow in your car.

Last minute questions?



9:00 to 10:30 a.m. & 1:15 to 2:45 p.m.
“Kansas’ Nesting Bald Eagles & Live Raptors"
Marty Birrell, Prairie Park Nature Center and Mike Watkins, Army Corps of Engineers (ret.)


  • Audubon of Kansas
  • Citizens Climate Lobby
  • Douglas County Conservation District
  • Friends of the Kaw
  • Grassland Heritage Foundation Hidden Valley Camp
  • Kansas Geological Survey
  • Kaw Valley Bluebird Association
  • Lawrence-Douglas Cty Fire & Medical
  • Topeka Zoo And MORE!


Dissect an owl pellet, investigate guessing boxes, make a hat, check a bluebird box, go fishing, build a bird house, construct a watershed and... Come see what else!

Major Sponsors

  • Army Corps of Engineers Kansas City District
  • Jayhawk Audubon Society
  • Lawrence Public Schools Chickadee Checkoff
  • Westar Energy Green Team
  • ICL Performance Products
  • Crown Automotive
  • Baker Wetlands Discovery Center
  • The Home Depot
  • City of Lawrence Solid Waste Division

Food will be available for purchase.

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