In Search of the Ivory-billed Woodpecker / April 7

Jim Fitzpatrick, Emeritus Executive Director of Carpenter St. Croix Valley Nature Center 

Is the Ivory-billed Woodpecker still in existence? Join us as Jim Fitzpatrick, retired Executive Director of Carpenter St. Croix Valley Nature Center unveils his insights on one of the largest woodpeckers in the world. The current population status on this amazing creature is highly controversial; to the point where whether any remain is uncertain. See the past research projects and make the determination for yourself and adopt the "I Believe" phrase to help the process. You choose!


Menu: Obscure Food Pairings featuring chili and cinnamon rolls, chicken and waffles, roasted garlic-dill radishes and sesame avocado chocolate mousse. 


A new option this year!

Lodging is on-site in our dormitory. If you are interested, you have the option to add this on to your admission ticket when registering. 

Room and Suite Features:     

> Private toilet and shower
> Two side-by-side sinks
> Gear storage cubbies
> Handicap accessible rooms available 
> Linens and towels provided

Additional Dormitory Amenities:

> Climate controlled rooms
> Two large lobby spaces with wood-burning fireplaces
> Lounge with refrigerator, microwave, sink and coffee maker
> Wireless Internet 
> Elevator