Center for Wildlife Education

and The Lamar Q Ball, Jr. Raptor Center

Welcome to the Wildlife Center

Join the Wildlife Center staff as we open back up on Saturdays from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. starting Saturday, September 5th. Enjoy the Wildlife Program at 2 p.m., followed by the Flight Show at 3 p.m.

If you can’t make it on a weekend then stop by Monday through Friday and enjoy our afternoon 3:30 program. Each weekday topic is listed below.


Monday – Wildlife Around the World
Explore animals from almost every continent in the world. Learn how they have adapted to survive in the habitats in which they live.

Tuesday –Legends of the Night
Owls are mysterious birds of prey surrounded by folklore and legends. Meet some of the owls that live around us and learn about these magnificent silent hunters.

Wednesday – Wet and Wild Wildlife
Water is a necessity for humans, but also for wildlife. Meet some of the animals that like or depend on wetlands for their survival.

Thursday – Don’t be Afraid…
People have a common fear of wild animals. Join us for a look at some scary wildlife and understand why they’re more afraid of you than you are them.

Friday – Georgia Wildlife
Discover and learn about the wild animals you might find in your own backyard here in Georgia.

Wildlife Center • P.O. Box 8058, Statesboro, GA 30460 • (912) 478-0831