Public Events


May
3
12:00 am00:00

Join us in celebrating our community!

Wild Bird Rehabilitation is proud to announce our participation in #GiveSTLDay, the community’s third annual online giving event! Every dollar counts in helping to rehabilitate native songbirds and release them back into their natural habitats.

On Tuesday, May 3, be part of Give STL Day and make a difference in St. Louis!

Give STL Day is a 24-hour giving event that helps local nonprofits. Imagine the impact we can have when the whole community comes together to give on May 3rd! Just take a look at what we accomplished last year. We can do even more!

Visit GiveSTLDay.org and sign up for an email reminder to donate on May 3rd.

Apr
10
11:00 am11:00

Spring Tails! A Celebration of Nature's Wild Families

  • Wildlife Rescue Center

Celebrate spring and enjoy learning about various baby animals -- including birds!

Guests are highly encouraged to bring along an item from the Baby Shower Wishlist.

Don't forget to reserve a time for the Natural Treasures Hunt. Spots are limited, so hurry for this wildly popular event!

Get ready for baby season 2016 at Spring Tails! This festival-style event runs from 11am to 4pm, on Sunday April 10th at the Wildlife Rescue Center. Come learn about sharing your backyard with nature's families, meet domestic ducks and rabbits, and support the wild babies in care.

  • Peek behind-the-scenes at of a wildlife rehabilitation operation
  • Try your hand at crafts using garden-grown dyes and games all about wild moms
  • Take a photo with the one-of-a-kind, naturally-inspired Ambassador Cottontail
  • Participate in a Natural Treasures Hunt on our trail and follow clues to amazing nature finds
  • Have an up close critter encounter with a professional pet rabbit and learn about proper care of ducks and chickens with the Longmeadow Rescue Ranch Barn Buddies
  • Get the word on birds with educators from Wild Bird Rehabilitation and talk to volunteers and staff that care for orphaned and injured native wild animals
  • Relax and grab a bite from Wayno's Mobile International Cuisine from 11am-1pm

The Wildlife Rescue Center treats over two thousand injured or orphaned wild animals every year. More than eighty percent of patients treated are admitted due to an incident that is directly or indirectly human-caused. Through nature inspired education programs, the Center promotes environmental awareness and encourages the protection of our delicate ecosystems.

Mar
8
10:00 am10:00

WBR Story Hour at Whole Foods - Town & Country

  • Whole Foods - Town & Country

Volunteers from Wild Bird Rehabilitation will read a book about a young pigeon who makes every excuse in the world for why he doesn't need to go to bed. The name of the book is Don't Let the Pigeon Stay UP Late! 

The author and illustrator, Mo Willems, is a number-one New York Times best-selling author who has been awarded three Caldecott Honors, two Theodor Seuss Geisel Medals, and four Geisel Honors.

WBR's story teller is Sue Kotar, published author and the author of the highest ranked Gunsmoke ever.

Children will also learn how to make nestling baskets. We make and use thousands of these baskets for the babies (nestlings) who come to WBR.

Mar
7
10:00 am10:00

WBR Story Hour at Whole Foods - Town & Country

  • Whole Foods Town & Country

Volunteers from Wild Bird Rehabilitation will read a book about a young pigeon who makes every excuse in the world for why he doesn't need to go to bed. The name of the book is Don't Let the Pigeon Stay UP Late! 

The author and illustrator, Mo Willems, is a number-one New York Times best-selling author who has been awarded three Caldecott Honors, two Theodor Seuss Geisel Medals, and four Geisel Honors.

WBR's story teller is Sue Kotar, published author and the author of the highest ranked Gunsmoke ever.

Children will also learn how to make nestling baskets. We make and use thousands of these baskets for the babies (nestlings) who come to WBR.

Nov
14
6:00 pm18:00

WBR Trivia Night & Silent Auction @ Kirkwood Community Center

  • Kirkwood Community Center

Doors open at 6pm. Trivia begins at 7pm.

As of November 7, all trivia tables have been reserved.

Please contact wbrtrivia@gmail.com to be added to our waiting list. We'll do our best to accommodate you.

Tickets are $20 per person or $160 for a table of eight.

Other ways you can help:

  1. Silent auction items are needed! To donate an item or cash (to help us offset expenses), please download a donation form.
  2. Promote your business as a corporate sponsor of the event.
  3. Share our event flyer.
  4. RSVP to our event on Facebook and share it.

Contact wbrtrivia@gmail.com with any questions.

Thank you to our event sponsors:

Bronze Sponsor: Armstrong Teasdale and the Kenny Family

Quilt Raffle tickets on sale now!

See below for a sneak peek at our silent auction items!

Sep
26
5:00 pm17:00

“The Legends Continue” Benefit Dance Event

  • Logan College of Chiropractic Theatre

Announcing a special performance to benefit Wild Bird Rehabilitation

The Katherine Dunham Children’s Workshop directed by Ruby Streate will begin the program followed by students of East Indian classical dance at the Kuchipudi Art Academy who will perform “Nine Planets” choreographed and directed by ‘Kalaratna’ Sujata Vinjamuri.

WBR is proud to announce Jackie Joyner-Kersee, American Olympic Gold medalist from East St. Louis, is an honored guest at the 2015 benefit performance of the Kuchipudi  Art Academy of Dance. 

RESERVE YOUR SEATS NOW: Download a registration form

Aug
29
7:00 am07:00

Estate Sale -- All Proceeds To WBR!

  • 645 Bedford Oaks Dr Kirkwood, MO, 63122 United States

Estate sale benefit for WBR!

Stop by early to get first picks!

  • Furniture
  • Collectibles
  • Household Items
  • Antiques
  • Books
  • Paintings/Artwork
Aug
26
7:00 am07:00

Estate Sale -- All Proceeds To WBR!

  • 645 Bedford Oaks Dr Kirkwood, MO, 63122 United States

Estate sale benefit for WBR!

Stop by early to get first picks!

  • Furniture
  • Collectibles
  • Household Items
  • Antiques
  • Books
  • Paintings/Artwork
Jul
12
10:00 am10:00

Wildlife Rescue Center's Annual OPEN HOUSE

  • Wildlife Rescue Center

WBR is excited to participate in the Wildlife Rescue Annual Open House event!

This is your chance to view the animal care facility, closed to the public on a regular basis. See what goes on behind the scenes of a state-of-the-art wildlife rehabilitation operation. There will be self-guided audio tours, prize raffles, games, big sales in the gift shop, and much more! Admission is free, donations are appreciated! 

Jul
1
Jul 31

July Supply Drive @ Whole Foods Market – Town & Country

  • Whole Foods

Throughout the month of July Whole Foods Market - Town & Country is hosting a WBR supply drive! A collection container will be located in the cafe area for the following items:

  • Paper towels (any size)
  • Toilet Paper
  • 13 gallon trash bags
Jun
27
7:00 am07:00

Estate Sale! All Proceeds to WBR!

  • 645 Bedford Oaks Dr Kirkwood, MO, 63122 United States

Estate sale benefit for WBR!

Stop by early to get first picks!

  • Furniture
  • Collectibles
  • Household Items
  • Antiques
  • Books
  • Paintings/Artwork
Jun
14
11:00 am11:00

The 5th Annual Sustainable Backyard Tour

Sustainable Backyard Tour to include WBR’s back yard and the native plant garden St. Louis Audubon’s Bring Conservation Home program has established. Learn how you can create an environment which encourages birds and pollinators to frequent your backyard.

A printed map booklet will be available for you to pick up at select locations around town (Rooster on Grand, Greenscape Gardens, Larder & Cupboard, Verde Kids, Kitchen House Coffee and Isabees) in June.

Register to Attend This FREE Tour and you could win cool prizes!

May
5
12:00 am00:00

Give STL Day

Join us in celebrating our community!

WBR is participating in Give STL Day on May 5!

Wild Bird Rehabilitation is proud to announce our participation in #GiveSTLDay, the community’s second annual online giving event! Every dollar counts in helping to rehabilitate native songbirds and release them back into their natural habitats!

Go to givestlday.org on May 5th to make your contribution!

Apr
24
5:30 pm17:30

Happy Hour @ Schon Boutique

  • Schon Boutique

Join us for happy hour at Schon Boutique! 100% of proceeds support Wild Bird Rehabilitation.

Suggested donation $10

Enjoy delicious appetizers, meats, cheeses, desserts, wine and beer. 

Shop for unique handmade jewelry, art, and other items!