Go Wild Bill Robinson’s Wild World of Animals hosted by Red Hook Public Library



(RED HOOK, NY) – Bill Robinson will unleash his “Wild World of Animals” at 6:30 p.m. Friday, February 12, at the Red Hook Firehouse, located at 42 Firehouse Lane, during a program presented by Red Hook Public Library.


Robinson is an expert on birds and the founder of the NYS Falconry Association, and has appeared on many TV shows such as David Letterman, The Today Show, and Good Morning America. He will be accompanied by an array of live animals, including birds of prey and a variety of reptiles. Kids and adults alike will learn about each animal’s special adaptations and their importance in nature. All members of the audience will get an up-close look at the birds and some lucky kids will even get a chance to handle the snakes!


This event is free and open to the public.


Red Hook Public Library has been serving the community of Red Hook and its need for lifelong learning since 1898. In 1935, the library made its home in a mid-nineteenth century octagonal building based on the designs of Orson Squire Fowler. In 2013 and 2014, it was designated a five-star library by Library Journal. The library was chosen as a finalist for the Best Small Library in America award, given by Library Journal and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, in 2015.


For more information, call the Red Hook Public Library, 845-758-3241. The library is located at 7444 S. Broadway in Red Hook and on the Web at www.redhooklibrary.org.