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Falconry Workshop 2019
Saturday, June 29, 2019, 8:30 AM until 5:00 PM
Lloyd A. Stage Nature Center, Troy Michigan
6685 Coolidge Hwy
Troy, MI 48098
is required before Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Thank you for your interest in the Falconry Workshop. Due to the high interest level for this event, as well as the equipment purchases and advance preparation, we are unable to offer cancellations or refunds for this event.
This is THE EVENT to attend if you are interested in learning more about falconry from the pre-apprentice or apprentice perspective. This workshop will answer many of the questions individuals new to the sport often ask about.
You will be able to meet a number of active Michigan Falconers and their hawks, look at the construction and design of a falconers mews (hawk house), make some falconry equipment to take home and have opportunity to ask many questions!
Workshop Event Topics will include:
- Basic Mew Design, Construction and Considerations.
- Basic Raptor Housing and Care
- Apprentice/Sponsor Contracts
- Legal and Ethical Considerations
- Hunting Techniques
- Basic Falconry Equipment Construction (anklets, jesses, leashes)
- Round table discussion
Registration fee includes Breakfast Snacks, lunch, a printed information guide, and site use fee for the day.
Attendees must be 14 years of age or older to attend with a parent or written permission from a parent.