With your help, we’ve protected 524 acres of Bog for future generations!

Boreal Wings Gala

2020 Boreal Wings Gala

Join us for an evening with Keynote Speaker: MICHAEL HURBEN.

Take part in a silent auction of original Tiny Bird Art. Enjoy Appetizers, Mingling, FOSZB Update by Sparky, and the World Premiere of another “Clinton’s Critters” video!

Sunday, January 26, 2020 (2-4:30 pm)
at the Springbrook Nature Center in Fridley, MN

Tickets $25 per person (Kids 17 and under FREE)

Michael Hurben: Global Working Big Year


Once again, we’ll have a silent auction with  TINY CANVASES OF ORIGINAL BIRD ART, appetizers, Sax-Zim Bog merchandise, great conversation, a FOSZB update from Executive Director Sparky, and even a World Premiere of another Clinton’s Critter’s video.


Come early to hike/snowshoe/ski the nature center’s many trails!

Also check out the building and interactive exhibits.

2pm: Appetizers, mingle, silent auction including TINY BIRD ART auction

2:30pm: Sparky updates everyone on Friends of Sax-Zim Bog projects & enjoy a World Premiere of a new Clinton’s Critters video

3:00-3:45 pm: Keynote Speaker: MICHAEL HURBEN

3:45-4:00 pm: Silent Auction wraps up

4-4:30 pm: Mingling, Appetizers, silent auction.

Email info@saxzim.org for more info or Call Sparky at 218.341.3350 with questions.

This is a Fundraiser for 501c3 non-profit Friends of Sax-Zim Bog to continue to purchase land in the Sax-Zim Bog and preserve it for future generations of birds and birders



Barred Eagle Owl in Indonesia by Michael Hurben