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Deep Portage to host songbirds program Saturday

Deep Portage to host songbirds program

Deep Portage Learning Center in Hackensack will host a Songbirds of Deep Portage Program at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 25.

Join Deep Portage Bird Observatory naturalists for a bird walk that will focus on enjoying and identifying the songbirds of north-central Minnesota. Special attention will be paid to learning to identify birds by song. The program also includes a bird banding demonstration.

Bring walking shoes and binoculars (Deep Portage has binoculars to loan if needed). The fee is $5 for adults and $3 for kids 12 and younger, seniors and Deep Portage members.

Deep Portage is 10 miles east of Hackensack, off Cass County Road 46.

For information and reservations, call 218-682-2325 or email Also, visit the Deep Portage website at for information about summer camps and programs for kids and families.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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