Tracy Aviary's Guide to Gifts that Give Back

The Holidays are here, and that means holiday gifts! If you're looking for something meaningful to give your loved ones, why not give a gift that gives back this season? From memberships and adoptions to community science projects and conservation trips, the Aviary has something for everyone. With funds going toward the betterment of our birds and conservation efforts, you can feel good knowing the gifts you buy here will go toward something good.  Check out our holiday gift guide that will leave your loved ones chirping. 

 

 48974646438_fbdb27d40f_k.jpgMemberships: 

With the gift of a Tracy Aviary Membership, you or your loved one will receive free, unlimited admission to Tracy Aviary for the enitre year! Take advantage of all the educational and unique experiences and events we offer at only a fraction of the price! This includes:

  • 10% discount at the Nature Store gift shop
  • 10% discount at the Bird Feeder Café
  • Discounts on Camps & Classes
  • 10% discount on Nose to Beak Experiences
  • $1 off Pelican Feeding Experience
  • Tracy Aviary E-Newsletter subscription
  • Access to special member events
  • Up to 10% off special event tickets

An Aviary membership is the perfect gift at the best value for the conservationist in your family, paying for itself in as little as two to three visits. Dont wait, our memberships go up on January 1, 2020.

Current membership prices:

Single Membership: $30

Dual Membership: $59

Family Membership: (Up to 4 People):  $89

Family Plus Membership (Up to 8 People):  $119

 

Click here for more information: 

https://tracyaviary.org/memberships

 

 33875362284_5b908210dd_o_1.jpgAdoptions: 

What better gift to give this season than a Tracy Aviary bird or garden? When you adopt one of our birds or gardens, your generous contribution goes towards the care and maintenance specific to the bird or garden that you’ve chosen to sponsor! Along with an adoption package full of benefits, our program also includes opportunities for up-close experiences and one-on-one time with our bird care staff or horticulturists. 

For more information, or to adopt, please click the link below: 

https://tracyaviary.org/adopt

 

1A2A7129-2.jpg Nature Store: 

Your little or loved one will adore a gift from our Nature Store. We have Tracy Aviary toys, stuffed animals, games, clothing, and more available at 10% off (20% for members) this Black Friday - Giving Tuesday (November 29 - December3). Food from the Bird Feeder Café will also be available at this discounted rate.

 

 48648562683_3b88a554fa_o_2.jpgCommunity Science Projects: 

Some gifts dont have to cost money this Holiday. Invite your friends and family to experience one of our many community science projects and explore our natural world while making an impact!

Sign them up and get involved here:  

http://www.tracyaviaryconservation.org/getinvolved

 

IMG_9526.jpg The Holiday Giving Tree:

We can think of no better way to celebrate the season than an enrichment gift for our birds from our Holiday Giving Tree! From November 22 - January 15, we invite you to join us for our favorite holiday tradition! What is the Holiday Giving Tree? Check out our blog post for information and how you can get involved! 

https://tracyaviary.org/blog/holiday-giving-tree

 

46863774884_4d8c9a6e7c_k.jpgEducational Classes and Camps: 

Treat your little with the gift of exploring and learning at Tracy Aviary and beyond. Our education departments inspires curiosity and caring for birds and nature in and out of the classroom! Join us for Little Chicks classes, seasonal camps, Nature in the City and more with opportunities for kids Pre-K through 8th grade. 

For more information or to enroll, please click the link below: 

https://tracyaviary.org/education

 

 

 Desolation_Canyon_River_Trip-2.jpgConservation River Rafting Trip: 

Want a bigger way to show your love? Join us on our annual conservation river rafting trip this July 21-26! We are partnering with Colorado River and Trails Expedition to provide this all-inclusive 6-day trip on the Green River through one of the most remote areas in the lower 48 states. You can join Tracy Aviary's bird experts as they spot birds, float by rocky cliffs and enjoy the view of lush riparian vegetation. You will also be joined by Utah Division of Wildlife Biologists, and will get the opportunity to participate in several types of scientific surveys, such as banding for bats and birds, searching canyons for mexican spotted Owls, and doing yellow-billed cuckoo callback surveys. 

For more information, please click the link below: 

https://www.crateinc.com/our-trips/desolation-canyon-rafting/

To sign up, please call 800-253-7328 and be sure to mention that you are with Tracy Aviary to get the discounted price!

 

 1A2A7123-3.jpgBoards, Bricks & Benches: 

Be immortalized at the Aviary! While boards are sold out, we still have a very limited number of peronally engraved bricks and benches that can be purchased.  Bricks are priced at $175 each and benches can be purchased for $2,500 each. For more information or to get your personally engraved brick or bench, please contact Sally Goodger at:

 

Out of all the gifts we can give, the gift of conservation is the greatest. Celebrate your holiday season with Tracy Aviary, and choose the gifts that give back. 

 

 

- Mackenzy Johnson, Public Relations Coordinator