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We are playing with Bird Houses again!

Chinese Auction

Birdhouses Painted By ACValley School District.
We have birdhouses from Elementary and High school students.

Tickets for this are available at the Pizza Shop Counter.
Tickets are 1.00ea
6 for 5.00
14 for 10.00
22 for 15.00
30 for 20.00

The Drawing for the auction will be held on May 11th at Foxburg Pizza following the 5K Run/Walk at Riverstone.

Proceeds will go to Skye’s Spirit Wildlife

Contest

To honor the wonderful artists that have painted these, we are also holding a Contest with the birdhouses.

The deadline to vote will be noon on May 11th
To vote , either “like” or “share” your favorite!

To vote for which one you’d like to win, go to Foxburg Inn’s Facebook Page
There are two categories to vote on, Elementary & High School.
The winner will receive a free Pizza from Foxburg Pizza.

 

Book a room online/Add a package!

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Want to come do all of the Nature Festival Activities and also stay the night at the Foxburg Inn Hotel? If you book your reservation for a room online, you can add to your reservation the “Package” of  “All Day Nature Festival Activities” for $25.00 for adult and $15.00 a person for school aged kids. The festivities include all 3 Daytime Fieldtrips (Morning Birdwalk, Afternoon Nature Hike, and Tree, Wildflower & Mushroom Fieldtrip, for more information on these fieldtrips, look for an upcoming blog!) Evening Scott Shalaway lecture, for more information on him, click here. And the nighttime Owl Prowl being held at RiverStone Farms.

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If You Need Assistance Or Just Want To Come Spend The Day In Foxburg But Not Spend The Night, Please Call The Hotel To Reserve Your Tickets!
(724)659-3116

 

Upcoming Owl Prowl!

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Following Dr. Scott Shalaway’s lecture during the 2014 Nature Festival, join in the fun of going on an Owl Prowl! The Owl Prowl will take place throughout the RiverStone Woodlands from 9:00pm to 10:30pm for a $5 fee. Look and listen for owls as you are lead on a walk through the historic woodlands on the RiverStone Farm.

Be sure to check back frequently for more information and details on events.

To order tickets for Scott Shalaway’s Lecture, Day Fieldtrips, or the Owl Prowl please call The Foxburg Inn Hotel at 724-659-3116.

Click here to register for the 2nd Annual Foxburg “Take Flight” 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 10:00 AM.

 

Hurry! 20% Off Any Room for a Short Time!

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Did you receive your tax refund early? We know that you work hard for the money you have earned. Do you need a short getaway? Here’s an idea! Use your tax refund for a mid-week stay at the Foxburg Inn Hotel! Come relax in one of our popular suites with the gas fireplace and two person Jacuzzi Tub. Bring a pizza back to your room from the Foxburg Pizza Shop while enjoying the river view from your room, or have a nice sit down dinner at the Allegheny Grille with seating along the river. After dinner visit the Foxburg Wine Cellars for wine tasting or ask about purchasing a wine basket that will be ready in your room upon arrival. 

New bookings will receive 20% off when you book a room Tuesday – Thursday. Offer is valid starting April 8, 2014 through April 24, 2014. You must call to book reservation in order to receive the 20% off discount.

Exclusions Apply: Cannot combine with any other discounts or coupons. Not valid Fridays through Mondays.

 

Dr. Scott Shalaway Lecture

Dr. Scott Shalaway, our featured speaker for the 2014 Foxburg Nature Festival, will be holding a lecture at the Allegheny-Clarion Valley Elementary School. His lecture will take place 7:00PM - 8:30PM. He will be discussing two different topics. His first 45 minutes will be about "How to Make your Backyard and Land a Better Place For Wildlife"; and the second 45 minutes will entail "Everything You Need to Know About Owls and More", which precedes the "Owl Prowl" throughout the RiverStone woodlands. Be sure to check back frequently for more information and details on events.

To order tickets for Scott Shalaway's Lecture, Day Fieldtrips, or the Owl Prowl please call The Foxburg Inn Hotel at 724-659-3116.

Click here to register for the 2nd Annual Foxburg "Take Flight" 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 10:00 AM.

 

Nature Festival 2nd Annual “Take Flight” 5K Run/Walk

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Sunday, May 11th 2014, we will be holding our 2nd Annual “Take Flight” 5k Run/Walk. This will again take place at the Historic RiverStone Farm, you will not want to miss this once in a lifetime opportunity. This cross country 5K will have you all over the lovely estate. Dogwoods will be in full bloom, and you don’t want to miss out on those. This run/walk will benefit Skye’s Spirit Wildlife Rehabilitation Center. Skye’s Spirit is a non-profit organization dedicated to the care, rehabilitation and release of injured, orphaned and displaced wildlife. You can register for the event by clicking here, Pre-Registration is only $20.00 and you will be guaranteed a free t-shirt with the logo above. Registration that day will be $25.o0, Registration starts at 9:00am at the RiverStone Barns and the race will begin at 10:00am.

Also, visit Skye’s Spirit website here.

Hope to see you there!

 

Nature Festival’s Featured Speaker

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Our featured speaker for this year’s Foxburg Nature Festival will be Dr. Scott Shalaway. Dr. Shalaway spends his time these days as a nature writer. He writes a weekly newspaper column for the Sunday edition of the Pittsburg Post-Gazette, Charleston Gazette, a nature blog and has published books such as Nature Walks Near Philadelphia, Quiet Water Canoe Guide: Pennsylvania: Best Paddling Lakes and Ponds for all ages, Butterflies in the Backyard, and Building a Backyard Bird Habitat.

Be sure to check back for more information and details on events.

To order tickets for Scott Shalaway’s Lecture, Day Fieldtrips, or the Owl Prowl please call The Foxburg Inn Hotel at 724-659-3116.

Click here to register for the 2nd Annual Foxburg “Take Flight” 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 10:00 AM.

 

2014 Nature Festival Is Coming !!!

    

 

     Foxburg's 2014 Nature Festival is coming! Mark your calendars and get your hotel reservations for Saturday, May 10th with activities starting at 8:00 AM!

     During the festival, our featured speaker will be Dr. Scott Shalaway.  Dr. Shalaway is a certified wildlife biologist with a Ph.D in wildlife ecology from Michigan State University, a M.S. in biology from Northern Arizona University, and a B.S. in entomology (the study of a branch of zoology dealing with insects) from the University of Delaware. 

     Be sure to check back frequently for more information and details on events.

     To order tickets for Scott Shalaway's Lecture, Day Fieldtrips, or the Owl Prowl please call The Foxburg Inn Hotel at 724-659-3116.

     Click here to register for the 2nd Annual Foxburg "Take Flight" 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 10:00 AM.

 

Nature Festival 5K Walk/Run

Get out your running shoes, because Foxburg’s Nature Festival 5K is coming soon! Registration is now up and running! Click here to get to the event page. The event will be held Sunday May 11th at 10:00a.m. at the beautiful Riverstone Farms, this is a cross country 5K. If you don’t want to run it, sign up to walk and check out the scenery! Hope to see you there!

 

We Support; Clarion County 4-H Benefit Auction

Clarion County 4 – H is a non-profit organization that provides programs for Clarion County youth. They will be holding a 4 – H Benefit Auction on March 22,2014 at the Clarion Holiday Inn.

For more information, please contact Patricia Anderson, Clarion County 4 – H Coordinator at 814-223-9028 or ClarionExt@psu.edu