Refuge Open House- Jan. 11, 20141/11/14
A winter Open House will be held at the Two Rivers National
Wildlife Refuge visitor center from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11.
Open House activities include:
crafts for kids, auto tours and wildlife photography exhibit at the Refuge Visitor
p.m. Presentation with live birds by Tree House Wildlife Center at the Refuge Visitor
This event is free and open to the public.
The wildlife photography exhibit will highlight
local professional and amateur photographers. The exhibit is free to view and will be open to the public 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Jan. 6-10 and during the Jan. 11 open house.
For more information, call 618-883-2524.
Submitting Photos for the Wildlife Photography Exhibit
All local photographers are invited to submit up to 2 original 8x10 photographs of wildlife and natural landscapes taken in Calhoun, Jersey or Greene counties.
Photos must be submitted with the photographer’s
name, address, phone number, a photo caption including where the photo was
taken and signed photography release form by Friday, Jan. 3 to TwoRivers@fws.gov or mail to HC 82 Box 107, Brussels, IL 62013. Photos may be mounted or framed but it is not required. Please indicate when submitting if you would like the photographs returned.
Click here to download a photography release form or you may pick one up at the visitor center.