You are invited
our next open house:
from 1 p.m. to 4
State University, Bakersfield
Department 9001 Stockdale Highway Bakersfield, CA 93311-1099
(661) 654-3167 Fax (661) 654-6956 Bird Rescue Hotline (661) 654-BIRD
FACT hosts a monthly Open
House, the first Saturday of each month during the school year, from
1-4 pm, October through May. FACT will also be open during the
annual fundraising BBQ for the Birds.
schedule for 2012-2013
1:00 p.m. -
30th Annual Barbecue and Auction for the Birds - Saturday,
October 6, 2012
November 3, 2012
December 1, 2012
February 2, 2013
March 2, 2013
April 6, 2013
May 4, 2013
students and staff will give tours and demonstrations of birds of
prey between the hours of 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Educational gifts and souvenirs will be available for purchase
to support the non-profit wildlife rescue and education program.
new Golden Eagle display.
variety of local birds of prey, including Red-tailed Hawk,
Swainson’s Hawk, Great Horned Owl, Barn Owl, and Golden Eagle, as
well as, songbirds, dragonflies, butterflies, squirrels, gophers,
lizards, and more.
close Barn Owl or Great Horned Owl and study owl pellets to learn
what wild owls have eaten.
about FACT's animal rescue and bird foster parent program.
t-shirts, Zoobooks, coloring books, cards and other educational
materials to support FACT's education programs.
30th Annual Barbecue for the Birds
Date: Saturday, October 6, 2012,
Open House Time: 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Dinner Time: 5 p.m.
Live Auction after dinner
are: $20 adults, $15 seniors (60+) and CSUB students, $6 kids 5-12
DIRECTIONS: FACT is located in the
Environmental Studies Area on the south east side of the CSUB
campus. To get to FACT enter the CSU Bakersfield campus from the
south entrance off of Camino Media Blvd. Just after the
information booth the large parking lot on the right is the access
road to the facility. Turn right in the first driveway. Go
through the parking lot past the recycling drop off area, at the
softball field backdrop find a short dirt road and follow it over
the campus bike path (yield to traffic on the bike path) to the
Environmental Studies Area/FACT parking area. The parking area is
lined with railroad ties, please park straight in toward the fence
or railroad ties.
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Friends of FACT support the wildlife
rehabilitation aspect of our program by sales of items at our
monthly open house and annual barbecue. Join the fun, become a
friend of FACT. Our effectiveness is dependent upon our members,
donors and benefactors.
mission is to serve as a wildlife rescue, conservation, & education
project for California State University Bakersfield.
wildlife, especially birds of prey, and endangered species, the
school and the community have benefited from FACT since 1975.
Germano is the Director of FACT and ESA;
Ms. Marlene Benton is
the Coordinator of ESA/FACT. Students and volunteers help in the
daily operation of the facility under the direction of Ms. Benton.
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