Run for the Birds Fundraiser 2017 - Date TBA
Join us for Sunriver Resort's Annual Run for the Birds! Proceeds will support the Sunriver Nature Center and Oregon Observatory! Run/walk the 5K race (untimed) and enjoy some stunning views of Mt. Bachelor, The Meadow, and Central Oregon wildlife. For the more competitive athletes, sign up for the 8K race and see whose time comes out on top!
Don't forget about the kids! We have a great 1K run/walk setup for them as well! Join us after the kids run for awards and the post-race celebration with food, drinks, and tons of fun, featuring some of the Nature Center's most interesting residents!
All runners participating in the 5K and 8K will receive a commemorative Run for the Birds pint glass, while the children signed up for the 1K will receive a medal! Commemorative Run for the Birds t-shirts are for sale for an additional fee.
All net proceeds will be donated to The Sunriver Nature Center and Observatory.
Passport to Nature - Summer 2017 Date TBA: FREE family event!
Travel to the sun, fly with the birds, hop with the toads, and wander among the trees during Sunriver Nature Center and Oregon Observatory's Passport to Nature. This free event located at the Sunriver Nature Center & Observatory is a wonderful opportunity to meet nature up close and personal. Meet our Great Horned Owl, Golden Eagle, and Rosy Boa. View the sun through the Observatory's solar telescopes. Participants will visit different interpretive stations to learn interesting science and nature facts, get hands-on with nature, with each station earning them a stamp in their Passport to Nature. Station topics will include birds of prey, toads, snakes, weather, wild cats, space, and more. Snacks and prizes are included and a completed Passport earns entry into a grand prize drawing.
Call 541-593-4394 for more info!