Steve Hoddy, one of America’s foremost wild bird trainers, will be at Lake Mattamuskeet on December 9, as part of the 2017 Swan Days Festival. Hoddy is with EarthQuest of Pine Mountain Valley, Georgia. He will present a raptor demonstration at the festival with live birds of prey that he has trained. The program is free. For more information, call Mattamuskeet National Wildlife Refuge at 252-926-4021.