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Flamingo Fest – Saturday and Sunday, February 22-23 Get up close to the National Aviary’s flamingo flock and learn all about this fascinating species. Enjoy games, crafts, story time, an exciting flamingo yoga game, and other fun activities while learning how to help protect flamingos and other wetlands species. Saturday and Sunday, February 22 and 23 11 am – 3 pm Included with admissionFind out more »
Creating Pysanky Eggs – Friday and Saturday, April 3-4 Learn the basics of pysanky, the traditional Ukrainian art of creating beautiful Easter eggs using colorful dyes and wax (batik). Registration includes all materials—patterns, wax, and kitska pen used for drawing on the egg—required to make a beautifully decorated egg to take home at the end of class. Friday, April 3, 2 – 4 pm Saturday, April 4, 1 – 3 pm $25 non-members; $20 members Call 412-258-9445 to register.Find out more »
Eggstravaganza! – Saturday and Sunday, April 4-5, and Friday and Saturday, April 10-11 Pittsburgh’s most egg-cellent spring celebration returns! Hop over to the National Aviary for a parade with the Easter Bunny, a bird-themed egg hunt game with an educational twist, a special story time with a live bird appearance, and more. Grab your camera for fun family photo opportunities! Saturday and Sunday, April 4-5, and Friday and Saturday, April 10-11 11 am – 3 pm Included with admissionFind out more »
Young Birders Birdwatching Hikes – Saturday, April 18 and 25, and Saturday, May 2 This spring, kids can learn advanced birding techniques from experts and have fun scanning the skies and searching the treetops of Pittsburgh parks for birds and other wildlife. National Aviary Ornithologist Bob Mulvihill will lead young birders ages 10 to 16 on three Saturday hikes in area parks. Through one-on-one instruction, participants will learn how to adjust and use binoculars, spot and identify birds, and use…Find out more »
Earth Day Celebration – Saturday, April 25 April marks the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day, the world’s largest movement to protect the environment. Celebrate Earth Day with special crafts, birds you can meet up close, and activities at the National Aviary. Learn about simple steps you can take to become a good steward for our planet. Saturday, April 25 11 am – 3pm Included with admissionFind out more »
Mother’s Day Brunch – Sunday, May 10 Give mom the gift of a relaxing morning among beautiful birds at the National Aviary. Savor delicious brunch items from Atria’s served buffet-style, sip on specialty cocktails from the cash bar, and enjoy visits from gorgeous birds. After brunch, explore the National Aviary’s lush habitats where birds fly freely—a perfect Mother’s Day experience for the whole family! Sunday, May 10 Two seatings: 10:30 am and 12:30 pm Members: $39 for adults, $19.50 for…Find out more »