“Golden eagles are deeply engrained in Kazakh culture. In Mongolia, the practice of raising a bird of prey to hunt for food throughout the year (called Berkutchy) was originally a male-only pursuit, but as more and more men head into the cities, women have taken up the torch.”
FREE. Wednesday, June 10, 1 – 2:30 pm
Meadowlands Environment Center
Landscape architect Katy Weidel recounts stories of the Meadowlands of the early 20th century. Learn about battleships, barges and seaplanes. Hear about the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), through which young men were recruited to help conserve and develop natural resources.