owlIslamorada, FL – Keeping Them Flying in the Keys will be presented by Ian Martin, environmental educator with the Florida Keys Wild Bird Center, as part of the Keys History & Discovery Center Presents lecture series. The presentation is the evening of Wednesday, April 29 at the Keys History & Discovery Center in Islamorada. The Center opens at 5 p.m. and the presentation begins at 6 p.m.

Members of the Keys History & Discovery Center are free. Cost for non-members is $25 and includes admission to the exhibit as well as light appetizers. A cash bar will be available. Reservations are suggested and can be made at 305-922-2237 or info@keysdiscovery.com.

Martin will offer a close look at the Wild Bird Center and how their team works to “keep them flying.” Attendees will learn the history of the center, how the organization has grown and operates today and the plans for the future. Martin, who is a long-time educator to students and visitors of the center, will bring animal ambassador Leopold, the Barred Owl, for a live demonstration.

The Discovery Center is in Islamorada, MM 82, located at the Islander Resort. The exhibit is open Thursdays through Sundays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. General admission is $12. Admission for seniors is $10 and children 13-under are free.

For more information, call 305-922-2237.