Blog Archive April 2006

Baby Shower a Huge Success

Posted on 24 April 2006 by phil

What a great day for a baby shower, the weather was perfect, the kids had fun, and tons of pine cone feeders and crafts were made. It couldn't have been any better. Thanks to everyone who attended and your generousity is so greatly appreciated. I wanted to post a few pictures from the baby shower for you to enjoy.

Plenty of faces painted !!

Cool Crafts !!

Becky loves the Owl!!!

Bunny Bucket Toss a big hit !!

Thank you to the Barrington Area Library for use of the room and to McDonalds in Fox River Grove for the refreshments.

And a special thank you to Becky, Jesse, Amanda, Jill, Heidi, Kelly, Amy, Renee, Lynn, Carolyn, Cathy and Buff for all your help on a wonderful baby shower.


Purchase Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation Merchandise Online

Posted on 22 April 2006 by Dawn Keller

We are proud to announce that we are now offering Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation Apparel and Merchandise online through CafePress. The profit from your purchase is used to support the care of injured and orphaned wildlife.

Click on our store link and checkout the selection.

Furry and Feathered Baby Shower

Posted on 18 April 2006 by Dawn Keller

We are having a Furry and Feathered Baby Shower at the Barrington Area Library this Sunday, April 23rd from 1:00 pm until 5:00 pm. Please come join us for an afternoon of fun for the kids and support our organization through donations of much needed supplies we use in raising orphaned baby birds and mammals.

Bring your children, bring the neighbor's children and bring your Scout groups!

  • What: Furry and Feathered Baby Shower
  • Where: Barrington Area Library (Northwest Highway between Lake Cook Road and Route 59)
  • When: Sunday, April 23rd from 1:00 pm until 5:00 pm

Join us for an afternoon of fun that includes crafts and games for the kids, face painting, photo opportunities with our wildlife rehabilitator Becky dressed as a big owl and educational opportunities such as real x-rays of birds and mammals. All baby shower guests are required bring at least one item from the below list. These items will help us provide care for orphaned animals being cared for at Flint Creek Wildlife.

  • Powdered KMR or Esbilac
  • Iams or Eukanuba Dry Kitten Food
  • Iams Canned Kitten Food
  • Shelled (raw, unsalted) Walnuts, Pecans or Almonds
  • Chicken Baby Food
  • Gift Cards to Pet Stores or Grocery Stores
  • Cash Donations for Veterinary Bills and MedicationsBird Seed
  • Unflavored Pedialyte
  • Freeze Dried Blood Worms, Tubiflex Worms, Crickets and Flies (found in the reptile section of pet stores)
  • Fleece Blankets
  • Kleenex (no lotion)
  • Paper Towels (plain white)
  • Q-tips

Thanks for your support! See you and the kids on Sunday!