Daily Archives: July 10, 2012

Jul
10
  • WW II Photo of Dad, posted 2012-07-10

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    Family History – Growing up, I remember hearing stories from my Dad and other relatives about their service during World War II.  As a child, you don’t recognize the value of these stories, and as a typical teenager I remembered hearing place names repeated over and over but placed no significance in these names.  Dad has been gone for many years now and only recently have I become more interested in where he served and details about what he did. […]

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Jul
10
  • Pelican Photo, posted 2012-07-10

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    World Bird Sanctuary – The World Bird Sanctuary near Valley Park, MO provides both a rehabilitation center and education on our winged friends.  They have a “hospital” for injured birds along with a number of cages where birds can be kept for rehabilitation and release or for their safety if their injuries prevent release.  In addition, they have a number of trained captive birds, primarily predators, that are used for education both at the Sanctuary and at local schools and […]

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