LAKE PLACID - Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK) will present "Understanding Black Bears" with Steve Hall from the Adirondack Wildlife Refuge and Rehab Center at 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1 at ADK's High Peaks Information Center, located at Heart Lake in Lake Placid.
This presentation is free and open to the public.
Hall will talk about the black bear, one of the smartest mammals in the Adirondacks. He will also talk about the natural history of the black bear, their behavior, and what humans should do when they are around them.
This event is part of ADK's Saturday Evening Lecture Series offers presentations on natural history, backcountry recreation, Adirondack history, art and music.
For more information, call 518-523-3441 or visit www.adk.org.