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BIRDING BLITZ AT THE LITTLE RED SCHOOLHOUSE NATURE CENTER, WILLOW SPRINGS

Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 7:00am
Location:
LITTLE RED SCHOOLHOUSE NATURE CENTER, 9800 WILLOW SPRINGS ROAD, WILLOW SPRINGS

The Blitz is a joint project of the Forest Preserves of Cook County and Chicago Audubon Society and is sponsored by the Bobolink Foundation, the Forest Preserve Foundation and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Join birders of all levels as they scout the hilly woods and prairies for songbirds, raptors and waterfowl. Bird counting will start early and go all morning.

BIRDING BLITZ, SAGAWAU ENVIRONMENTAL LEARNING CENTER, LEMONT

Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 7:00am
Location:
SAGAWAU ENVIRONMENTAL LEARNING CENTER, 12545 WEST 111th ST, LEMONT

The Blitz is a joint project of the Forest Preserves of Cook County and Chicago Audubon Society and is sponsored by the Bobolink Foundation, the Forest Preserve Foundation and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Join birders of all levels as they scout the hilly woods and prairies for songbirds, raptors and waterfowl. Bird counting will start early and go all morning.

International Migratory Bird Day Festival at LaBagh Woods

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 9:00am
Location:
LaBagh Woods, 5400 West Foster Avenue, Chicago

LOCAL FESTIVAL CELEBRATION OF

INTERNATIONAL MIGRATORY BIRD DAY

SATURDAY MAY 20

9:30 TO 11:30 A.M.

LABAGH WOODS

CICERO AND FOSTER AVENUES

Saturday, May 20, from 9:00 to 11:30 a.m. please join us to welcome back migratory birds in the beautiful LaBagh Woods at this free International Migratory Bird Day Celebration. Enjoy seeing birds migrating from Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean. Watch bird banding, meet a raptor, plant a shrub. Join a beginner bird walk, learn how to make your windows bird-friendly, tour the bird-friendly plantings. Listen to a local a cappella singing group “The Bullfrogs,” which includes Chicago Audubon’s own Laurel Ross. Participate in family activities and more. Refreshments will be available. 

Chicago Audubon is a sponsor of this event. New graduates from their migration monitoring class will be present, along with representatives of many other partner organizations. The event is part of the “Chicago Urban Treaty Project,” generously funded through the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation’s Five Star & Urban Waters Restoration Program, through funding provided by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Urban Bird Treaty Program. For more information, a map, and the list of partner organizations go to: www.fpdcc.com/event/international-migratory-bird-day-celebration, or call 708-386-4042, or email [email protected].  LaBagh Woods is located at 5400 North Cicero Avenue, at the intersection of Cicero and Foster.

Bring Family and Friends!

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CHICAGO AUDUBON BIRD WALKS-EVERY SATURDAY APRIL AND MAY

Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 8:00am
Location:
NORTH PARK VILLAGE NATURE CENTER, 5801 N PULASKI ROAD, BUILDING D

COME JOIN US FOR MIGRATION TIME TO SEE MANY BIRDS AND WALK THROUGH THE BEAUTIFUL SPRING WOODS SURROUNDING THE NATURE CENTER. ALL LEVELS OF BIRDERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND. THE WALK LEADERS ALWAYS WELCOME QUESTIONS. FOR INFORMATION OR IF YOU NEED DIRECTIONS, CALL THE CHICAGO AUDUBON OFFICE AT (773) 539-6793. YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE A MEMBER OF CHICAGO AUDUBON TO JOIN US. EVERYONE IS WELCOME!

CHICAGO AUDUBON BIRD WALKS-EVERY SATURDAY APRIL AND MAY

Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 8:00am
Location:
NORTH PARK VILLAGE NATURE CENTER, 5801 N PULASKI ROAD, BUILDING D

COME JOIN US FOR MIGRATION TIME TO SEE MANY BIRDS AND WALK THROUGH THE BEAUTIFUL SPRING WOODS SURROUNDING THE NATURE CENTER. ALL LEVELS OF BIRDERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND. THE WALK LEADERS ALWAYS WELCOME QUESTIONS. FOR INFORMATION OR IF YOU NEED DIRECTIONS, CALL THE CHICAGO AUDUBON OFFICE AT (773) 539-6793. YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE A MEMBER OF CHICAGO AUDUBON TO JOIN US. EVERYONE IS WELCOME!

CHICAGO AUDUBON BIRD WALKS-EVERY SATURDAY APRIL AND MAY

Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 8:00am
Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 8:00am
Location:
NORTH PARK VILLAGE NATURE CENTER, 5801 N PULASKI ROAD, BUILDING D

COME JOIN US FOR MIGRATION TIME TO SEE MANY BIRDS AND WALK THROUGH THE BEAUTIFUL SPRING WOODS SURROUNDING THE NATURE CENTER. ALL LEVELS OF BIRDERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND. THE WALK LEADERS ALWAYS WELCOME QUESTIONS. FOR INFORMATION OR IF YOU NEED DIRECTIONS, CALL THE CHICAGO AUDUBON OFFICE AT (773) 539-6793. YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE A MEMBER OF CHICAGO AUDUBON TO JOIN US. EVERYONE IS WELCOME!

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