Lake Milton Raptor Center

Birds of Prey Education Program

Lake Milton Raptor Center
Jones, MI 49061

Seeing live raptors up close and personal is an exciting experience people of all ages never forget!

Great Horned Owl 4-5 live raptors are brought to our programs along with a learning touch table of raptor related objects. These programs are designed to allow everyone to experience an up-close learning adventure that is tailored to their age, understanding, and current learning objectives. Discussion topics may include characteristics of raptors, adaptations of diurnal and nocturnal raptors, fables and stories about raptors, our local birds of prey, predator and prey relationships in a food chain, conservation trends relating to raptors, falconry, and much more.

Turkey Vulture Our programs, which are adapted to all ages, are available to any group, organization or school simply by e-mailing or calling the listed numbers below. Try to make your requests as far in advance as possible. A donation is requested to help offset the expenses of caring for these birds.


  • Classroom or small group program $100 (up to 25 miles radius)
  • Meet-and-greet program, per hour $100 (up to 25 miles radius)
  • School assembly program - please contact with # of attendees

The best way to contact us is by e-mail. Please provide the following information in your e-mail. Thank-you.

  • Name and phone number of the person requesting the program
  • Name, address and phone number of the program location
  • Two options for the date and two options for the time of the program (e.g., April. 9td or 15th at 1 or 2pm)
  • Number of attendees and age levels
  • Type of room in which the program will be held (classroom, library, outdoors etc.)
  • Any special needs or requests
  • Name and address to which our invoice should be sent to
American Kestrel Our programs are presented in Southern Michigan and Northern Indiana.