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Saturday, August 18, 2018

  • 14:00 17:00

    VIBF ‑ Festival Preview

    Vancouver Public Library [Free]

    Get a bird’s eye view of the coming attractions at the Vancouver International Bird Festival. Appearances of the City Bird and stilt Birds, kids activities, presenters and unveiling of the Artists for Conservation Silent Skies Student mural are waiting in the wings.

    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    • Children's Events: 
      • Bird stilt chorus
      • City Bird arrive Migratory Bird Puppet workshop (ongoing) 

    3:00 PM - 3:15 PM

    • Welcome Remarks 

    3:15 PM - 3:45 PM

    • Preview of Festival Events:
      • Vancouver Bird Strategy by Alan Duncan Arts
      • Show and mural by Jeff Whiting
      • City-wide Events by Rob Butler
      • Birds on Parade by Paula Jardine 

    3:45 PM - 4:00 PM

    • Unveiling and awards to winning entries of Grade 3 to 7 in the Artists for Conservation Silent Skies Student Mural Project