2022 Spring Rendezvous

April 7 - 9
The Rendezvous is our largest annual event attracting falconers from around the world. It is an opportunity to gather and support the mission, celebrate falconry heritage, and honor those falconers who have passed. This year’s Rendezvous was a great success. It ran from April 7-9th, 2022. We'll share highlights soon. Start planning now to attend next year.

Highlights


  • Film Screening and Panel Discussion of John and Frank Craighead's "Life with an Indian Prince."
  • "Exploring Global Falconry Heritage" Presentation with Seven Distinguished Speakers.
  • Special Tours of the Peregrine Fund and The Archives of Falconry.
  • Reception and Sneak Peek at the Newly Renovated Sheikh Zayed Wing.
  • Wall of Remembrance Induction.
  • Banquet with Keynote Speaker and Auction/Raffle.

Schedule


Thursday April 7th
  • 7:00 PM – Film screening and panel discussion of John and Frank Craighead's "Life with an Indian Prince."

The Flicks Movie Theater
Downtown Boise
646 W Fulton St.


Friday April 8th

Presentations
  • 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM – "Exploring Global Falconry Heritage."
  • Laruen McGough, PhD - The Global Heritage of Eagle Falconry and its North American Revival.
  • Jeveni Shergalin - A Review of Falconry History in the Russian Empire and Former Soviet Union, 1882-1991.
  • Mark Williams - Observations of Falconry in the Middle East.
  • Leslie Wallace, PhD - Liao and Jin Dynasty Falconry.
  • Tony James - Falconry: The Cultural and Practical Value of Sharing.
  • Chris Parish - Conservation Challenges are Conversation Challenges.
  • Adrian Reuter Cortes - Falconry in Latin America: Challenges, Opportunities, and the Road Ahead.

For presentation details and speaker bios, please download the brochure.

Oxford Suites
Idaho Ballroom
1425 S. Entertainment Ave.

Special Tours - sign up required
  • 2:00 PM & 3:00 PM – Private Introduction to the Peregrine Fund's World Center for Birds of Prey.
  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Special Behind the Scenes Tours at the Archives.

Both the Archives and the Peregrine Fund are located at 5668 W. Flying Hawk Ln.

Reception at the Archives
  • 4:00 - 7:00 PM - Reception and First Sneak Peek of the Newly Renovated Zayed Wing.

5668 W. Flying Hawk Ln.


Saturday April 9th

Special Tours - sign up required
  • 10:00 AM & 11:00 AM – Private Introduction to the Peregrine Fund's World Center for Birds of Prey.
  • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Special Behind the Scenes Tours at the Archives.

Both the Archives and the Peregrine Fund are located at 5668 W. Flying Hawk Ln.

Wall of Remembrance Induction
  • 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

5668 W. Flying Hawk Ln.

Banquet
  • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM – Banquet and Keynote from Dr. Munir Virani. Auction and Raffle too!

Oxford Suites
Idaho Ballroom
1425 S. Entertainment Ave.

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Acknowledgements


The 2002 Rendezvous was made possible by the following people and organizations:
  • The Peregrine Fund
  • Wolf Creek Charitable Foundation
  • The Raptor Conservation Fund
  • The International Fund for Houbara Conservation
  • The Flicks Theater, Boise
  • Pacific Studios
  • H.E. Majid Al Mansouri
  • Claire Micheletti
  • Charlie Craighead
  • Eric Montague
  • John Weaver

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