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FEAST FIT FOR BIRDS – SUET CRAFT 1.9.2021

January 9 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

$5 – $7

Let’s feed those hungry birds! This time of year food becomes scarce for birds that do not migrate. Join us via Zoom for a quick follow-a-long class on cooking bird suet to create a winter treat for our feathered fiends. We will make our bird suet together via Zoom.

Some visitors to your craft may include:

  • Black-capped Chickadee
  • Tufted Titmouse
  • Downy Woodpecker
  • Cardinal
  • Blue Jay

Supplies to purchase and have on hand for the program:

Bird Suet

  • Crunchy Peanut butter (can be omitted if allergic)
  • 1/2 Black Oil Sunflower Seeds (can be omitted)
  • 1/2 Cup raisins (can be omitted)
  • 2C Quick Oats
  • 2C Yellow Cornmeal
  • 1C Lard (try not to substitute)
  • 1C Wheat Flour

Other Supplies (toilet paper tubes, craft sticks, and string are optional, but will be demonstrated during class).

  • Large Pot for melting and mixing ingredients
  • 3 to 4 toilet paper tubes
  • 3 to 4 small craft sticks
  • Aluminum Foil
  • String
  • Muffin Tin or Bread Pan

All ages are welcome. Make Sure to register on site.

$5 members/$7 non-member

Details

Date:
January 9
Time:
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Cost:
$5 – $7
Event Category:
Website:
https://weltycenter.org/event/feast-fit-for-birds/?instance_id=3314

Organizer

Welty Environmental Center
Phone:
608-361-1377
Website:
https://weltycenter.org

Venue

virtual