The High Plains Audubon Society will conduct a mini Christmas Bird Count at the Paul Smith Children’s Village, at the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens, 710 Lions Park Dr., Dec. 27 from 1-2 p.m.

The event is free. No registration is required. All ages and abilities are welcome to help look for as many birds as possible. Dress for a short walk around the area. Bring your own binoculars if you have them. Binoculars will also be available.

For more information, call the Children’s Village, 637-6349.