First Saturday – November 2
Open from 10 am to 2 pm – Build Screech Owl boxes!
Meet our raptor ambassadors up-close from 11am to 1pm
At this time the park is only open to the public during these First Saturday events.
Please join us on this First Saturday event to build a screech owl box you can take home and put up in your backyard. Open to everyone from 10 am to 2 pm. $5 adults, $3 kids, under 3 is free.
- 10 am gates open
- Build your screech owl box
- There will be owl cookies to decorate!
- Meet raptors up-close
- Birds will be on display from 11:00 am to 1pm
- Fun kid activities – learn about screech owls
EACH SCREECH OWL BOX KIT COSTS $30 (plus the entrance fee) PRE-REGISTRATION IS RECOMMENDED AS WE HAVE A LIMITED QUANTITY. Please go to the top of this page, click on the donate button and pay for your kits. Fill out the page and in the comment section please type in Screech Owl Kits and how many.
Owl Kits are first come, first serve if you don’t pre-register.
Volunteers will be assisting with the construction of your box (if you need help).
WHEN: Saturday, November 2
HOURS: 10 am to 2 pm
WHERE: Brockdale Park at Lake Lavon in Lucas; 1625 Brockdale Park Road, Lucas
COST: $5 per adult, $3 kids 3-12, under 3 is free
DIRECTIONS: 1625 Brockdale Park Road. Brockdale Park – cross streets: Lucas Road (FM 3286) & Brockdale Park Road. Take U.S. 75 to Allen, exit Bethany Road. Go east 6.1 miles (Bethany becomes Lucas Road). At the light go east on FM 3286 for approximately 0.6 miles. Turn on to Brockdale Park Road and go approximately 1 mile. BPRC is on the left.