International Crane Foundation



Origami Cranes Workshop @ Olbrich Botanical Gardens
Jul 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Fold origami cranes into a beautiful bouquet that you can display at home or give as a gift! Learn about the importance of cranes to Japanese culture from International Crane Foundation experts, and be inspired to write your own nature-related haikus. All supplies provided. Click here to register by July 3.

Youth Ages Accepted: Ages 12 & up

Instructors: Lizzie Condon, International Crane Foundation

Cost: $25/$20 member | Course Number: 21-06

Birdfair @ Egleton Nature Reserve
Aug 16 – Aug 18 all-day

Celebrate over 30 years of conserving nature worldwide with lectures, book signings, auctions and exhibitions in Rutland, England – and meet our Co-founder George Archibald at the International Crane Foundation exhibit! Click here to learn more.

Yampa Valley Crane Festival @ Bud Werner Memorial Library
Aug 29 – Sep 1 all-day

The 8th annual Yampa Valley Crane Festival will take place August 29 to September 1, 2019, in Steamboat Springs and Hayden Colorado. Festival events include expert speakers – including International Crane Foundation Vice President International – Africa Kerryn Morrison – daily crane viewings, workshops, and guided bird and nature walks. Click here to learn more and to view the festival schedule.

Whooping Crane Festival @ Princeton Public School
Sep 14 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join us for a fun-packed day of family-friendly festivities, including guest speakers, craft fair, children’s activities, silent auction and delicious food! Explore White River Marsh State Wildlife Area and celebrate our ongoing efforts to save the Endangered Whooping Crane from extinction. Click here to learn more.

Greater Yellowstone Crane Festival @ Driggs City Center
Sep 21 all-day

Celebrate the migration of Sandhill Cranes through Teton Valley at this 2nd annual festival! Afternoon events at the Driggs City Center include arts and crafts, entertainment, poetry contest and readings, and crane dances. Click here to learn more.

Member Appreciation Day @ International Crane Foundation
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Your membership makes a difference for cranes worldwide, and we want to thank you for your support. Please join us for this fun-filled day with behind-the-scenes tours, special programs and lectures – dedicated to you!

Wondrous Wetlands Watercolor Workshop @ Olbrich Botanical Gardens
Oct 12 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Join artist Janet Flynn and the International Crane Foundation staff for a morning of watercolor creation and Whooping Crane discovery. You will leave with your own watercolor and a new appreciation for the importance of wetlands for cranes and humans. No experience needed to enjoy this workshop – beginners are encouraged to join. All supplies provided. Click here to register by Oct. 4

Instructors: Janet Flynn, Artist with International Crane Foundation

Cost: $38/$30 member | Course Number: 21-28