SAMPOSIUM – Birdwatching Tour

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March 14, 2021 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

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March 14, 2021 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

RAFFLE- Guided bird watching tour with David Sibley.

Sunday, March 14, 7:00am at W.C. Bradley Farms.

RAFFLING off SIX spots only 310 tickets will be sold at $100 per ticket.

Winners announced on Sunday, March 8th.

PLEASE NOTE: This particular birdwatching experience is geared towards adult audiences. Please only folks 16+.

INFORMATION ON W.C. BRADLEY FARMS

Nestled south of Columbus, along the Chattahoochee and adjacent to the Eufaula National Wildlife Refuge, the W.C. Bradley Farms have a great variety of habitats available to explore. The Farms have been a division of the W.C. Bradley Company for over 100 years, and it has been a haven for hunting as well as enjoying the quietude of great outdoors.

The property encompass timberland, including longleaf pine acreage, farmland, both conventional and certified organic, and a variety of scenery: woods, ponds, fields, and a bluff overlooking the Chattahoochee.  Conservation programs include the Chattahoochee Valley Land Trust’s largest Conservation Easement, the Wetland Reserve Program (WRP), Longleaf plantings protected by the USFWS, and a significant certified organic project.

Winners to be announced on Sunday, March 8 via live Instagram and FB story! Winners will also receive an email.

Arrive at W.C. Bradley Farms at 7:00 am with all you need for birding and a packed lunch. Breakfast snacks and coffee provided.

REMINDER: All proceeds from this special evening and bird watching experience with David Sibley will go towards the SAMPOSIUM Fund. A dedicated fund to ensure the this naturalist symposium will continue annually and offer esteemed speakers.

As a fundraiser for the SAMPOSIUM FUND, purchase an overnight experience at W.C. Bradley Farms with a guaranteed spot to go birding with renowned author and illustrator of the Sibley Guide to Birds, David Sibley.

The event includes an epic overnight stay at W.C. Bradley Farms, casual dinner at the Grass Creek Lodge and an early morning breakfast before heading on a guided birdwatching tour with David Sibley. Overnight options are below. Accommodation packages plus birdwatching spot range from $600-$1100.

Dates- Saturday, March 13, 5:30 pm arrival. Sunday, March 14, 7:00 am light breakfast and heading out!

PLEASE NOTE: This particular birdwatching experience is geared towards adult audiences. Please only folks 16+.

INFORMATION ON W.C. BRADLEY FARMS-

Nestled south of Columbus, along the Chattahoochee and adjacent to the Eufaula National Wildlife Refuge, the W.C. Bradley Farms have a great variety of habitats available to explore. The Farms have been a division of the W.C. Bradley Company for over 100 years, and it has been a haven for hunting as well as enjoying the quietude of great outdoors.

The property encompass timberland, including longleaf pine acreage, farmland, both conventional and certified organic, and a variety of scenery: woods, ponds, fields, and a bluff overlooking the Chattahoochee.  Conservation programs include the Chattahoochee Valley Land Trust’s largest Conservation Easement, the Wetland Reserve Program (WRP), Longleaf plantings protected by the USFWS, and a significant certified organic project.

REMINDER: All proceeds from this special evening and bird watching experience with David Sibley will go towards the SAMPOSIUM Fund. A dedicated fund to ensure the this naturalist symposium will continue annually and offer esteemed speakers.

Choose your ideal accommodation package or buy your raffle ticket today!!

Accommodations Package Options:

Grass Creek Lodge will be the main headquarters for dinner, breakfast and the beginning of the bird watch.

This lodge was built 14 years ago and is rustic yet professionally decorated. Equipped with a state of the art kitchen for you to enjoy your coffee while overlooking Grass Creek.

-full kitchen, laundry, fireplaces -dining room table seats up to 12 -kitchen table seats up to 8 -screened porch table seats up to 8

Directions: to follow after purchase

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Grass Creek Lodge Options – Downstairs Bedroom A
1 queen  bed (1-2 ppl)
full bathroom
$600

Grass Creek Lodge- Downstairs Bedroom B
1 queen bed (1-2 ppl)
full bathroom
$600

Grass Creek Lodge- Upstairs Bedroom C
2 king beds (2-4)
full bathroom
$1100

Grass Creek Lodge- Upstairs Bedroom D
2 queen beds (2-4)
full bathroom
$900

Grass Creek Lodge- Upstairs Bedroom E
2 queen beds (2-4)
full bathroom
$900

Page Place Lodge
A bit more casual than Grass Creek Lodge but just as comfortable with similar amenities. This lodge is about a 5-10 minutes drive to/from Grass Creek Lodge and very close to the Omaha Brewing Company!

Page Place Lodge – Bedroom F
1 king bed
full bathroom
$600

Page Place Lodge – Bedroom G
1 queen bed
full bathroom
$500

SOLD – Page Place Lodge -Group Package – SOLD
Bedrooms 3 & 4
each room has 2 twins OR 1 king bed (housekeeping can make it up either way)
each room has a private sink/toilet; the two rooms share a shower room.
$1400 . – SOLD!

We we call you after you purchase the ticket to configure your layout.
Thank you for supporting the SAMPOSIUM FUND.

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