Christmas presents for the birds

Upper Wabash Interpretive Services Interpretive Naturalist Manager Teresa Rody (left) shows Ariella Mix (right), 4, how to make a bird feeder using a pine cone, vegetable shortening and seeds during the Salamonie Preschool held Wednesday, Dec. 13 at Salamonie Lake, as Ariella’s mom, Jessica Mix, watches. Afterward, the group took a short hike outside to leave the treats for the recreation area’s birds.