It’s HOOTenanny Time!! Sept 19-23

Posted on September 5, 2017 by Chad Bergman

It’s HOOTenanny Time!! Sept 19-23

7th Annual HOOTenanny Owl & Music Festival, 5 days of extended fun.

Audubon Nature Center at Chatfield
11280 Waterton Rd.
Littleton, CO 80125

Lunar Cycles & Owl Behavior
Tuesday, September 19 from 8-10pm
Audubon Nature Center at Chatfield
presented in partnership with Red Rocks Community College

Learn about the amazing and at times bizarre behavior of owls in regards to the lunar cycle and the little known “retired” owl constellation of Noctua.
Birding Insights Workshop: 
Beneficial Barn Owls with Live Owl
Wednesday, September 20 from 6:30-8pm
Audubon Nature Center at Chatfield
presented in partnership with Wild Wings Environmental Education

Come learn about the amazing adaptations of barn owls and see them in action! Cupid the barn owl from Wild Wings Environmental Education will be featured in the in-depth workshop about owl behavior and anatomy. Receive tips on how to locate owl nests in the wild, as well as owl hiking etiquette. Learn how to invite these beautiful birds into your neighborhood, as well as how to make your home and owl-friendly zone.
Little Hoots Story Time
Thursday, September 21 from 9-9:45am

presented in partnership with Douglas County Libraries
Roxborough LibraryJoin us for this special story time designed for our littlest owl enthusiasts! Hoot like an owl, meet Mr. Hoots the owl puppet, and fly into early literacy with stories and songs about our favorite feathered friends of fall. Free program! Registration not required.


Owls of Chatfield Nocturnal Wildlife Hike
Friday, September 22 

Audubon Nature Center at Chatfield
Join us to learn about the owls that frequent Chatfield State Park and then hike the trails in search of the live residents!

HOOTenanny Owl & Music Festival
Saturday, September 23 from 10am-2pm

Audubon Nature Center at Chatfield
Sponsored by Xcel Energy & Live Urban Real Estate

  • Live owl demonstrations by Nature’s Educators: 10:30am, 12pm, and 1:30pm
    Live music from local folk & acoustic rock band Nearly There: 11am-1pm
  • Owl art display by Roxborough Arts Council:10am-2pm
  • Facepainting, owl booths, owl pellet dissection, owl crafts: 10am-2pm
  • Food Trucks Mac N’ Noodles & Maui Shave Ice: 10am-2pm


info provided by Audubon Society of Great Denver
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Chad Bergman is a Roxborough Resident since 2002 and the administrator of He's a supporter of many organization in the area and works in the marketplace.


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