The Crown Point State Historic Site will mark its 38th year of bird banding with a special program Saturday, May 4. To celebrate the opening of the Crown Point Bird Banding Association station at the site, the Friends of the Crown Point Historic Site will host Gary Lee, who will present a free program at 1 p.m. in the site’s museum auditorium.
continued Following Lee’s presentation in the museum auditorium interested guests will be led on a 500-meter walk to visit the bird banding station.
May 4 is also “I Love My Park Day” in New York State.
The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation oversees 179 state parks and 35 historic sites, including the Crown Point State Historic Site. For more information about the agency, call 474-0456 or visit www.nysparks.com.
Crown Point State Historic Site is administered for the agency by the Saratoga – Capital District region.
For information on the Friends of Crown Point State Historic Site go online at www.friendsofcrownpoint.org.