Wildlife refuge spring event set for May 11

A Spring Celebration of Birds, Plants and Nature will be held 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 11, at the Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge  near Zimmerman.

The schedule includes:

•International Migratory Bird Day Bird Tour: 7-11 a.m. Meet guides at refuge headquarters to begin the tour.

•Dragonfly and bumblebee citizen science project information: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

•Friends of Sherburne annual plant sale: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

•Kids Nature Crafts: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

•Eagle’s Nest Nature Store: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.

All activities are at the refuge headquarters, located on County Road 9 five miles west of Highway 169.