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Rooks & Ravens – Manx Young Birders

St Johns
Rooks & Ravens – Manx Young Birders


23 February 2024
to 17:00


St John's Methodist Church
St Johns



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Ages 7-11
Ages 7-11

Join Manx BirdLife and Manx Ornithological Society to discover the myths, superstitions and incredible nesting habits of these two members of the Corvid or Crow Family. Watch the rookery in St. John’s as hundreds of Rooks fill the sky as they come into roost for the night!

Team up with your friends to build the best nest! Make your own rookery with string, pegs and paint – great for pegging up your favourite photos and memories! Play ‘Rook or Raven?’ – find out fascinating facts about these seemingly similar species. Rummage through our collection of second hand bird books, equipment and trinkets – funds going to Manx BirdLife and Manx Ornithological Society.

Relax and enjoy a hot drink and a biscuit. Free event – donations welcome. Where: St. John’s Methodist Church, Main Road, St. John’s IM4 3NA When: Friday 23rd February (Half Term) 4 to 5pm No need to book. We hope to see you there! Activities are aimed at children aged 7 to 11 years – siblings are most welcome. All children must be accompanied throughout the event by their parent, guardian or carer.

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