Return of the Sandhill Crane Celebration

Swoop It Up

Image by Clarke Condé

Welcome the sandhill cranes back to their winter resting place here along the Rio Grande with Return of the Sandhill Crane Celebration of these elegant travelers at the Open Space Visitor Center on Saturday, Nov. 16 from 9am to 5pm. A full day of crane-related activities, including a walk with poet Scott Wiggerman, a performance by the Ballet-Afrique Crane Dance Trio, Craneology 101 with Valle del Oro, and not to be missed, the exceptional paintings of cranes by P.K. Williams in the gallery. For more information about this free, all-ages event, see cabq.gov/parksandrecreation/open-space/events (Clarke Condé)

Saturday Nov 16, 2019

6500 Coors Blvd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87120
US

Cost:

FREE

Ages:

ALL-AGES!

Contact:

Kent Swanson

Phone: 897-8831
Website: Click to Visit

Welcome the Sandhill cranes back to their winter habitat with presentations, children's activities, viewing scopes, crafts, workshops and more.

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The Open Space Visitor Center (OSVC) invites the citizens of Albuquerque to help us welcome the Sandhill cranes back to their winter habitat along the Middle Rio Grande river valley with this annual family-friendly event. Twenty-one acres of agricultural land are the backdrop of this unique facility that includes an art gallery, interpretive exhibits, and a wildlife preserve. This event features presentations, children's activities, viewing scopes, crafts, workshops, and more! See www.cabq.gov/parksandrecreation/open-space/events for a full schedule of activities, or call 897-8831 for more details.