AMBOY — Celebrate the beginning of summer by enjoying an evening of waterfowl and wildlife watching at the Amboy 4-H Environmental Education Center, when naturalist Pat Carney will present a Summer Solstice Watch at 7 p.m. on June 21.

From the observation deck and tower, participants might observe osprey, eagles and herons fishing; goslings and ducklings with their parents; beavers and muskrats foraging; and other interesting residents of the pond and wetland. An evening concert throughout the watch will feature avian and amphibian choruses.

Participants are encouraged to dress for an evening program. Bug spray and binoculars recommended. A limited number of binoculars will be available to borrow.

There is a fee for the program, family rates are available and children under 3 are free.

Amboy 4-H Environmental Educational Center is located on state Route 183, between routes 13 and 69 in eastern Oswego County.

For information about the facility and its programming, call the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County 4-H Office at 315 963 7286.

Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities and provides equal program and employment opportunities.

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