Annual Eagle Fest event is this weekend

The 2018 Eagle Fest event will be held on Saturday, Feb. 3 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Jerry F. Costello Lock & Dam in Modoc (4800 Lock and Dam Road).

Join in for eagle-watching with spotting scopes and meet some feathered friends from the World Bird Sanctuary at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Also be sure to catch the “Beneficial Beasts” presentation given by the Natural History Education Co. of the MidSouth at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. New this year, Cedar Oak Kennels will be demonstrating dog retrieving skills throughout the day.

For more on Eagle Fest, please see this week’s print edition.