St. Francis Wildlife gofundme campaign: Our 25-year-old wildlife hospital is in need of major repairs. Any donation, big or small, will help. Thank you!

Wildlife Encounters at Native Nurseries, Saturday, January 14, 2 - 4 p.m., 1661 Centerville Rd. Tallahassee. Bring the children for a close-up encounter with hawks, owls and other wildlife from St. Francis Wildlife and the Tallahassee Museum. Hot cider will be served. Our beautiful "Rudy, the Red-shouldered Hawk" watercolor prints will be available for purchase — 100% of print sales benefit St. Francis Wildlife. Meet Rudy and her "Bourbon & Bunnies" artist too!

Bowling for Bunnies, Sunday, Feb. 19, 2 - 4 p.m., Crenshaw Lanes, Oglesby Union, FSU Campus. Fundraiser for St. Francis Wildlife. This is a family-friendly event on FSU’s campus, with ample parking. Activities include 12 lanes of bowling and billiards. There will be a silent auction and prizes. Food will be provided and a cash bar. More information to be posted on FaceBook after the New Year. Stay tuned!

3rd Annual St. Francis WildlifeFest, Saturday, April 22, 9:30 a.m. - 2 p.m., White Dog Plantation, 200 Coca Cola Ave., Havana. Wildlife, live music, food, auction, nature programs and tours for the whole family. Details in our spring newsletter. Save the date!

Hot off the press: Winter issue of our Wildlife Matters newsletter.

St. Francis Wildlife monthly "Behind-the-Scenes Visit": First Saturday of each month, 12 noon to 1 pm. Please call to let us know how many are coming.

St. Francis Wildlife’s monthly "Meet a Wild Critter": WCTV Good Morning Show, fourth Saturday of each month, approx. 8:15 am.