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3 To Do: Breakfast with the birds

Marco Eagle

1. Thursday: Breakfast with the birds

“Breakfast with the Birds: Migration” will be 9 until 10:30 a.m., Thursday, June 1.

Learn about birds at this new summer lecture series. Adam DiNuovo has been working with shorebirds and seabirds across the US and beyond for more than 15 years. He is currently the Shorebird Stewardship Program Manager for Audubon Florida. Event begins with a light breakfast and mingling.

A great egret eyes its reflection while searching for a morning snack.

The lecture will be followed by a question and answer session.

Register for events at rookerybay.org/calendar.

2. Mackle Park: ‘End of School Bash! Teen Fun’

The annual ‘End of School Bash! Teen Fun’ moves from the beach to Mackle Park this year.

Enjoy music, an obstacle course and an inflatable joust.

The event is from 1 until 4 p.m., May 31 at Mackle Park, 1361 Andalusia Terrace, Marco Island.

Information: cityofmarcoisland.com.

3. Annual Artist of the Year and Scholarship Luncheon

Marco Island Foundation for the Arts invites the public to their annual luncheon to honor 2017 Artist of the Year, Austin Bell, curator and artistic director at the Marco Island Historical Museum and our five scholarship winners, 11:30 a.m., Saturday, June 3.

The Marco Island Foundation for the Arts has recently announced that the 2017 Artist of the Year is Austin Bell, the curator of collections for the Marco Island Historical Society (MIHS). Bell has been serving as curator, director, and author of four exceptional permanent exhibits at the Marco Island Historical Museum since 2013.

The luncheon is held at the Wesley United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 350 S. Barfield Dr., Marco Island. To make reservations, send your check to MIFA, Annual Luncheon, P.O. Box 1091, Marco Island, FL 34146 including names of guests, email address and phone no. Cost is $20 per person. Information: Clara at 239-404-0657.