What: Host a movie night. Here are some family friendly, light-hearted bird-themed movies:
Rio (2011) - When Blu, a domesticated macaw from small-town Minnesota, meets the fiercely independent Jewel, he takes off on an adventure to Rio de Janeiro with this bird of his dreams.
The Big Year (2011) - Two bird enthusiasts try to defeat the cocky, cutthroat world record holder in a year-long bird-spotting competition.
Hoot (2006) - A young man (Lerman) moves from Montana to Florida with his family, where he's compelled to engage in a fight to protect a population of endangered owls.
March of the Penguins (2005) - A look at the annual journey of Emperor penguins as they march -- single file -- to their traditional breeding ground.
UP (2009) - By tying thousands of balloons to his home, 78-year-old Carl sets out to fulfill his lifelong dream to see the wilds of South America. Russell, a wilderness explorer 70 years younger, inadvertently becomes a stowaway.
Paulie (1998) - Life from a parrot's point of view
Fly Away Home (1996) - A father and daughter decide to attempt to lead a flock of orphaned Canada Geese south by air.
Where: Screen your favourite bird-themed movie at a local theatre, auditorium or outdoor cinema.
Cost: You will need to rent the theatre space and purchase the movie rights to screen the film.