Take Flight with Hawk Ridge – September 29

September 29, 2017 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pier B Resort
800 W Railroad St
Duluth, MN 55802

Taking Flight with Hawk Ridge – Fundraising Gala

Friday, September 29, 2017

WHERE: Pier B Resort (http://www.pierbresort.com/) – room blocks available until August 28, 2017 – Click HERE for information about how to secure room reservation at Pier B

TIME: 5-9pm

Dr. Karen Stubenvoll, 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award recipient

You’re invited for a special fundraising gala event for Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory on Friday, September 29, 2017 from 5-9pm at the new Pier B Resort on the waterfront next to Bayfront Park!

Please join us for an important evening and enjoy delicious drinks & food, fun fundraiser events, live music, live birds, and entertaining speaker/storyteller/humorist, Al Batt.

The Hawk Ridge Lifetime Achievement Award will also be presented to Dr. Karen Stubenvoll, former Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory Board Chair, for her much
appreciated time, service, passion and dedication to the organization.

Ticket information coming soon! 

Al Batt of Hartland, Minnesota is a writer, speaker, storyteller and humorist. Al writes humor and nature columns for many newspapers and does regular radio shows about nature. He writes a number of popular cartoon strips that are syndicated nationally and is author of the book, “A Life Gone to the Birds.” He is a columnist for “Bird Watcher’s Digest” and writes for a number of magazines and books. He is a trustee of the American Bald Eagle Foundation in Haines, Alaska. Al hosted TV shows for many years and speaks at various festivals, conferences and conventions all over the world. He has received the Ed Franey Conservation Media Award from the Izaak Walton League and the Thomas Sadler Roberts Award from the Minnesota Ornithologists’ Union for lifetime contributions to birding. Al speaks to anyone who will listen. His mother thinks he is special.