WHO: Wild Birds Unlimited at Silver Creek Plaza on the Pike

WHAT: Community Grand Opening of the Mechanicsburg location, hosted by owners Ed and Grace Valentine. The special event includes:

  • Red Creek Wildlife Center onsite with live birds;
  • Ornithologist available to answer questions;
  • Giveaways and drawings for prizes including a One Year Supply of Bird Food, a Bird Feeding Station, and a Private Bird Walk;
  • Fun for the whole family!                

WHEN: SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2016, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

WHERE:  Silver Creek Plaza on the Pike at 6391 Carlisle Pike Mechanicsburg, PA 17055, next to Toys “R” Us.

Wild Birds Unlimited carries a variety of seeds and seed blends that have been specially formulated to attract birds in the central Pennsylvania region. Seed is delivered every week, freshness guaranteed. They also carry a complete line of quality feeders, nesting boxes, pole systems, bird baths, optics, and nature gifts.

For more information on Wild Birds Unlimited Nature Shop or the grand opening event, please visit mechanicsburg.wbu.com or call 717.697.9000. Hours of operation are Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sunday, 12 noon – 4 p.m. Ed and Grace Valentine are also the proud owners of Wild Birds Unlimited in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.



Silver Creek Plaza on the Pike delivers 84,000 SF of retail choice on one of the most highly traveled corridors in Cumberland County. Capturing the attention of 40,000 vehicles a day, Silver Creek Plaza attracts international brands, popular franchises, and local  entrepreneurs. Anchored by the region’s first combined Toys R Us/Babies R Us, Silver Creek Plaza serves the retail needs of multi-generations.


Founded in 1961, the company has a 55-year history of responsible and responsive commercial real estate development and land ownership. With a portfolio of nearly 50 properties and over

1 million SF throughout the Mid-Atlantic, the Smith Land team has chosen to concentrate 80 percent of its real estate investments in their own “front yard” of central Pennsylvania. “We do not outsource our eyes,” says Richard E. Jordan II, CEO. When Smith Land & Improvement Corporation is the developer, business builders and investors can expect a productive working relationship, high-caliber site selection, and easy access to business expansion. For site information, contact Richard E. Jordan II at rjordan@smithlandusa.com.


Wild Birds Unlimited is a leader in the backyard bird feeding industry. Established in 1981, the company has nearly 300 independently owned and operated stores in North America. The Wild Birds Unlimited stores are staffed with well trained and knowledgeable employees ready to answer all of their customers' questions and assist them with their backyard bird feeding needs and challenges. Wild Birds Unlimited is one of the top-rated franchises in North America and provides superior support to its franchisees.