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Close-up of a Northern Saw-whet Owl

Blue Hills Trailside Museum

Special Event October 26-27, 2019

Give a hoot for all things owl at our annual family-friendly festival! Meet live owls up-close, discover how these mysterious animals survive, and enjoy kid's crafts, food trucks, and fun for all ages.

David Whipple © Gladstone-Whipple family

Blue Hills Trailside Museum

We’re not 100% sure what got David hooked on birds. We think it started with airplanes—an early enthusiasm. Then in kindergarten, his wonderful teacher Jeanette Reynolds did a unit on birds. Each kid had to make a bird out of paper—David’s was a Cedar Waxwing.

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