The Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art, Salisbury University, hosts the 44th Annual Ward World Championship Wildfowl Carving Competition and Art Festival Friday, April 25 – Sunday, April 27, at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center, in Ocean City, Maryland. View world-class bird carvings and sculptures. Bid on world-class art at the benefit auction at 2 p.m. Saturday. Shop for original works of art or carving supplies at exhibitor booths. Enjoy an abundance of children’s activities at the Kids Corner. Watch live birds of prey demonstrations by Brian Bradley of Skyhunters in Flight. Enjoy a sunset birding excursion on the bay. Attend seminars by champion and professional carvers. For more information call 410-742-4988, ext 120, or visit the Ward Museum web site at www.wardmuseum.org.