Great Horned Owl

Safari West Presents! Native Bird Connections

Saturday June 3, 2023 | 8:00pm – 8:30pm


Conservation Dinner Series: Jenny Papka from Native Bird Connections joins us in the elephant room after dinner to give a talk about birds. The conservation dinner series is complimentary to all dinner guests.

Jenny Papka Native Bird ConnectionsAbout the Speaker: Jenny has a Bachelor’s degree with honors from UC Davis in Environmental Interpretation. She has been involved with wildlife since 1988, first with Lindsay Museum for 13 years and now with Native Bird Connections for 22 years. Native Bird Connections is permitted with the State and the Federal Fish and Wildlife Departments to conduct educational programs within Northern California. NBC supports 13 non-releasable raptors as educational partners.

Jenny maintains the NBC collection, delivers all of the programs and consults with organizations locally and beyond. She is an advisor for the Peregrine Team and the Kestrel Campaign in the Mt Diablo region

Jenny has working experience with most California native wildlife and over 30 species of raptors. She received the William Penn Mott Jr. Environmental Award from the Orinda Association in 2009.