Eagle Fest 2020 will be held Saturday, Feb. 1

The annual 2020 Eagle Fest event will be held on Saturday, Feb. 1 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 and Edible Animals presentation given by Animology, formerly the Natural History Education Co. of the MidSouth. Tours of the Lock and Dam will be available.

This event is free to all — families and leash-trained dogs welcome. As the final planning is coming together more details will be released.

For more information and directions contact the Kaskaskia River Project Office at (618) 284-7160 or e-mail KaskyL&[email protected]