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Spring Events at the National Aviary

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April 1

Pet Parrot Enrichment

10 a.m. to 12 noon

$35 nonmember, $30 member

Redirect chewing, screaming and other problem behaviors with natural activities your parrot enjoys, and make toys to take home to your pet.

Preregistration required. Call 412-258-9445 or email .

April 1

Psyanky Eggs

1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

$25 nonmember; $20 member. Does not include admission.

Learn the basics of pysanky, the traditional Ukrainian art of creating beautiful Easter eggs using colorful dyes and wax resist (batik). Each participant will get his or her own set of patterns, wax and kitska (the pen used for drawing on your egg with wax). At the end of the class, take home your decorated egg and your decorating kit, so you can make more pysanky at home.

April 8-9, 14-16


11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Included with Admission

The most egg-cellent spring party in Pittsburgh! As you explore the National Aviary and participate in our Eggstravaganza activities, be sure to collect plenty of eco-eggs for your basket!

April 9

Penguin Painting

3 p.m.

$40 per person (does not include general admission)

The National Aviary’s talented African Penguins paint with their feet! Guests will choose colors for their 11 x 14 painting and watch the artist at work. To register call 412-258-9445

April 16

Easter Brunch

Two Seatings: 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

$32(member adult) $17 (member child 4-10); $37 (non-member adult), $19.50 (non-member child 4-10); Children 3 and under are Free

Call 412-258-9445 to register. Space is limited; reservations required. Tickets are transferrable but not refundable.

Celebrate the holiday with a new tradition and a new brunch menu delectably prepared by Chef Josef Karst of Atria’s catering! Dine in our heated Rose Garden tent and enjoy visits from some of the National Aviary’s most popular and colorful birds.

April 25

World Penguin Day

10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Open late!

Included with admission

Visit the National Aviary to show your support for African Penguins, which are facing extinction in our lifetime. There will be games, crafts, and penguins to meet.

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