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Birding Cup Challenge

Friday April 12 - Saturday April 13

The Virginia Living Museum’s new Birding Cup event encourages people to go outdoors, breathe in fresh air, walk, look and listen throughout the Peninsula’s wild and not so wild areas. It's a timed search for as many species of birds as can be found within a 24-hour period, 7 p.m. April 12 to 7 p.m.,April 13. Registration deadline is March 22 at 4:30 p.m., to receive a free, custom-designed T-shirt. (Late registrations, with no T-shirt, accepted through April 11 at 4:30 p.m). Form a team of three to five people and choose your team name and contribution goal. All contributions are tax deductible. Teams that raise at least $150 are eligible for prizes, given to teams that count the most species of birds and teams with the highest amount of contributions. All registered participants can enjoy a light buffet and awards presentation at the Museum at the event’s conclusion. Teams may count in any or all of the following six areas: Newport News, York County, Hampton, Poquoson, Williamsburg and James City County. To register, go to www.thevlm.org/special-events.aspx

Daily Schedule:

04/12 - 7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
04/13 - 12:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Sponsoring Gateway: Virginia Living Museum

Cost: by contribution

Registration Status: Open

Space Limited: No
 
Location: Virginia Living Museum
524 J. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Newport News, Virginia 23601
 
Event Contact: Virginia Gabriele (757) 595-1900
 
For more information: http://www.thevlm.org/special-events.aspx


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