Arts, Dining & Entertainment

Discover the secret lives of bats

Saturday, Oct. 27, 10 a.m.—WOODSTOCK—Join the National Park to celebrate National Bat Week and learn about the secret lives of bats on Saturday, Oct. 27 at 10 a.m. NPS biologist and data manager Adam Kozlowski will introduce guests to the bat inhabitants of Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park and Saint Gaudens National Historic Site, and explain the important role they play in the forest ecosystem. During his hour-long presentation, Kozlowski will provide an overview of bat ecology, physiology, and mythology to help better understand the threats bats are facing, how bat populations are changing in response to these threats, and what the park is doing to protect these valuable park residents.

The free event will be held in the Forest Center at Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park in Woodstock. Parking is available in the Billings Farm & Museum overflow lot, located on Old River Road.

Pre-register as space is limited. RSVP with how many participants will attend by calling 802-457-3368 ext. 222 or email [email protected]

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