Harlan White Pelican Watch and Homecoming Celebration
Harlan White Pelican Watch: March 1 - April 15 - View the American White Pelican Spring Migration at the Harlan County Reservoir.
Advance registration now open for free birding boat tours for out of town visitors; 1-800-762-5498 or email@example.com. Will take place March 27-April 4, morning and afternoon, weather permitting; sponsored by the Harlan County Lake Association.
Entries for juried art show due March 1, 2015; request form via email at our "contact us" page.
The Great PeliCAN Food Drive: March 1 - April 15 - Bring canned food to Joe Camera, 717 Main St, Alma; to benefit Caring Cupboard.
Polar Plunge: March 21, Patterson Harbor Marina; 308-799-4600.
Alma Chamber of Commerce Spring Fling: March 27, stores stay open late, business booths and meal at auditorium, wagon rides, lots of downtown activities.
Paradise on the Prairie Art and Photography Show and Silent Auction: March 27-April 3; Alma Johnson Center; Opens 4 p.m. March 27, then 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily; silent auction closes April 3, 6:00 p.m.; sponsored by the Harlan County Arts Council. Student art contest works also on display, sponsored by Harlan County Journal, using recycled newspapers to create art.
Artists and Public Reception, April 3; 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.; Alma Johnson Center.
Comedy theatre event, "Firecracker Bye Bye", March 28, 7:30 p.m., Alma Johnson Center: Actor/Comedian Seth Lepore honors grandmothers everywhere with this hilariously twisted tribute and lamenting loveletter to yarn, lasagna and sweet misunderstandings. Anyone who is a grandmother, or has a grandmother, or has ever received the gift of an ugly handmade sweater should see this show! Sponsored by the Harlan County Arts Council; admission $10 adult, $5 student.
Plus free, easily accessible, self-guided world class birding year round in Harlan County! Check our trail and site maps on this website. Pelicans can usually also be viewed from INDOORS at North Shore Marina, Navigator's Restaurant, and Patterson Harbor's Beach Bar, all an easy drive from Republican City.
posted on December 21, 2013