Eagle-watching deck opens on Mississippi
From staff reports
WABASHA — The eagle-watching deck along the Mississippi River in Wabasha will open with volunteers and spotting scopes from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.
It will be open on weekends from now through early spring.
As part of the opening, there will be a live eagle exhibit from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the National Eagle Center on Pembroke Street in the downtown. Feeding will be at noon, 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., with a chance to photograph eagles from noon to 4 p.m.
Other events will be a history of the American flag at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Felix Auditorium, American Indian dancers at 2 p.m. at St. Felix and river cruises Saturday and Sunday. Call (651) 345-5188 for reservations; cost is $15.
For more information, go on the Web to www.nationaleaglecenter.org.