Kitpu, the Mi’kmaq word for Eagle, (pronounced Gitboo) will launch Eagle Watch 2018. The opening ceremony at 6:30 will feature the Eastern Eagles, award winning First Nation powwow drum and singing group.
A light supper prepared by Ross Patterson from The Noodle Guy restaurant in Port Williams with wine from Planter’s Vineyard. Ken Bykra and Elsie Morden will provide live music.
Other events on the night include story telling from Glooscap Legends and a night walk to explore the sounds of the night and, weather permitting, a talk on the night sky.
Tickets include all of the events, supper and 4 ounces of wine. Complimentary juice, coffee and tea will be available.
Tickets for the event are $25 for adults, $10 for children up to 12 years old with under 5 year olds admitted free.