Tea Party & Grass Seed Seminar Saturday!

  Saturday, March 16th 1pm   An awesome selection of tea with a lovely hostess! The Rock Pile is having a Tea Party hosted by Kim Plzak, tea enthusiast and wonderful person. We’re terribly excited about the upcoming opening of our new cafe, where we will serve excellent tea and we just can’t wait to…

Bird of the Month: Turkey Vulture

Turkey Vultures are large birds, with a wingspan of 63- 72 inches and weighing in at 1.5-5 pounds. The females are slightly larger than the males, but otherwise the sexes look alike. Both have the tell-tale featherless red head, dark body feathers, gray underside wing-tip feathers, and a vicious-looking hooked pale beak. Vultures have no…

Bird of the Month: House Wren

A plain brown bird with an effervescent voice, the House Wren is a common backyard bird over nearly the entire Western Hemisphere. Listen for its rush-and-jumble song in summer and you’ll find this species zipping through shrubs and low tree branches, snatching at insects. The House Wren has one of the largest ranges of any songbird in the New World.