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Bird Tales: Folk Telling from Around the World

Family Program
Bird Tales: Folk Telling from Around the World
Bill Gordh
Sat, March 9th, 2013 | 2:00 pm

March 9 and 10, 2 pm

Join master storyteller Bill Gordh and celebrate bird stories from around the world. For this program Bill has chosen birds portrayed in the exhibition Audubon’s Aviary and gathered folktales about these special birds and their gifts. Included in the program will be "Birds Bring the Seeds "(Paiute - American Indian), "Swallow Brings Good Fortune" (China), "Raven Brings Back the Sun" (Tlinglit - American Indian), "Sparrow Brings Back the Rain” (Eastern Canada) and "The Crow Ship" (Central South America). Folk songs of birds will also be included. For children ages 4–8

Don’t forget to visit Audubon’s Aviary to see the birds of America!

Creative: Tronvig Group