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  • Hoffler Creek Wildlife Preserve 4510 Twin Pines Road Portsmouth, VA, 23703 United States (map)

Join us, rain or shine, on Saturday, April 30th, at 10:30 a.m. for an up-close look at some of our favorite sharp-sighted creatures when we're joined  by Sacred Friends Wildlife Rehabilitation for Wildlife Awareness: A Bird's Eye View . 

Pearl and Jimmy Beamer with Sacred Friends Wildlife Rehabilitation will be bringing along McCaw, a red-tailed hawk, and Houdini, their barred owl, for a presentation on our native birds of prey and their importance in our ecosystem. Come learn about the dangers, natural and man-made, that wild birds encounter and the amazing work that the Beamers do to rehabilitate injured creatures. 

Sacred Friend Inc.'s Wildlife Rehabilitation is a 501(c)-3 non-profit organization whose mission is to ensure the preservation of native wildlife. They share over twenty years of animal rehabilitation and are strong advocates for coexistence with wildlife - educating and assisting the community in understanding the nature of wildlife conflicts so that humane solutions can be utilized. Learn more about them at

The cost for attendance to this program is $6 for soon-to-be members, half off with a HCWF membership. Advanced registration is recommended and can be done online (here) or over the phone during operating hours at 757.686.8684. 


Earlier Event: April 17
Spring Tree Walk with Mike Aherron
Later Event: May 7
Creek Critters!