Night & Day Archives » Night & Day

Going Bald

It's all the rage

by

comment
For many people the best part of the winter season ended when the last ornament was removed from the Christmas tree, but not for those of us at Night & Day Global Industries. Oh sure, we enjoy observing the December holidays, too, but we think the most wonderful time of the year happens in January when the majestic bald eagles soar along our rivers. Join us in getting back to nature and celebrating their arrival not by decorating our homes in the fishly delights and donning faux-feather eagle costumes (though that last one could be fun), but instead by heading over to the Old Chain of Rocks Bridge (10950 Riverview Drive) for Eagle Days. The free festival runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday (January 17 and 18), and during that time an eagle program — with a real, live eagle! — is held every twenty minutes (from 10 a.m. to 2:40 p.m.), and volunteers will help people spot the beautiful birds through scopes on the bridge. Plus, Lewis & Clark reenactors welcome the feathered friends, and various interactive displays will also be set up. To learn more about this and other eagle goings-on in the state, visit the Missouri Department of Conservation's website (www.mdc.mo.gov). And a happy and a healthy eagle season to you!
Sat., Jan. 17; Sun., Jan. 18, 2009

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Riverfront Times Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Riverfront Times Club for as little as $5 a month.