Event archive

WOODED ISLAND BIRD WALKS, JACKSON PARK

Location:
WOODED ISLAND, JACKSON PARK
Repeats every week every Saturday until Sat Dec 29 2018.
Saturday, August 18, 2018 - 8:00am

These walks continue throughout the year, weather permitting. Bring binoculars, field guides, and dress for the weather. Many species are seen. Meet at the parking lot south of the Museum of Science & Industry (MSI), which is accessible via Science Drive, the intersection just south of 57th Drive/MSI. You do not need to be a member of Chicago Audubon to participate. For details and directions, contact Pat Durkin at [email protected]. Everyone is welcome! 

SKOKIE LAGOONS WORK DAY, WINNETKA

Location:
SKOKIE LAGOONS, TOWER ROAD PARKING LOT, WINNETKA
Saturday, August 11, 2018 - 10:00am

SKOKIE LAGOONS WORK DAY

Every Second Saturday, All Year at 10:00 a.m.

These workdays are sponsored by Chicago Audubon. Activities include buckthorn cutting, brush pile burning and other management endeavors. Meet at the Tower Road parking lot, east of the lagoon bridge, in Winnetka. For further information, please call Dave Kosnik at 847-456-6368. You do not need to be a member of Chicago Audubon to join any of our events, bird walks, or work days. Everyone is welcome!

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SKOKIE LAGOONS WORK DAY, WINNETKA

Location:
SKOKIE LAGOONS, TOWER ROAD PARKING LOT, WINNETKA
Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 10:00am

SKOKIE LAGOONS WORK DAY

Every Second Saturday, All Year at 10:00 a.m.

These workdays are sponsored by Chicago Audubon. Activities include buckthorn cutting, brush pile burning and other management endeavors. Meet at the Tower Road parking lot, east of the lagoon bridge, in Winnetka. For further information, please call Dave Kosnik at 847-456-6368. You do not need to be a member of Chicago Audubon to join any of our events, bird walks, or work days. Everyone is welcome!

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CHICAGO AUDUBON SUMMER NESTING BIRD HIKE

Location:
TRAILSIDE MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY, 738 THATCHER AVE, RIVER FOREST
Saturday, June 16, 2018 - 7:30am

Chicago Audubon Summer Nesting Bird Hike (7:30 a.m.), Trailside Museum of Natural History, 738 Thatcher Ave, River Forest.  Look for resident and migratory nesting birds. Binoculars available if needed. Walk leader: John Elliott ([email protected]).

Chicago Audubon 2018 Double Bird Blitz: Morning Bird Walk, Little Red Schoolhouse, Willow Springs

Location:
Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center, 9800 Willow Springs Road, Willow Springs
Sunday, June 10, 2018 - 8:00am
2018 DOUBLE BIRD BLITZ
MORNING BIRD WALK
LITTLE RED SCHOOLHOUSE
SUNDAY, JUNE 10, from 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Take a morning bird walk through various habitats in search of birds nesting in the area. Dress for the weather. Bring binoculars if you have them. 708-839-6897; [email protected].
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SKOKIE LAGOONS WORK DAY, WINNETKA

Location:
SKOKIE LAGOONS, TOWER ROAD PARKING LOT, WINNETKA
Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 10:00am

SKOKIE LAGOONS WORK DAY

Every Second Saturday, All Year at 10:00 a.m.

These workdays are sponsored by Chicago Audubon. Activities include buckthorn cutting, brush pile burning and other management endeavors. Meet at the Tower Road parking lot, east of the lagoon bridge, in Winnetka. For further information, please call Dave Kosnik at 847-456-6368. You do not need to be a member of Chicago Audubon to join any of our events, bird walks, or work days. Everyone is welcome!

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Chicago Audubon 2018 Double Bird Blitz, Sagawau Environmental Learning Center/Bergman Slough, Lemont

Location:
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center, 1254 WEST 111TH ST, Lemont
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 7:30am

DOUBLE BIRD BLITZ

SAGAWAU ENVIRONMENTAL LEARNING CENTER/

BERGMAN SLOUGH, LEMONT

JUNE 1, 2018, from 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon

June is a peak time for nesting birds in northeastern Illinois. We will hike Sagawau's trails to identify birds by field marks, vocalizations, behavior and habitat. About 10:15 we will car pool to a nearby site, Bergman Slough about 3.5 miles south, with different habitat to continue our Birding Bonanza. Bring binoculars, camera, and dress for the weather of the day! Location:  1254 West 111th Street, Lemont; 630-257-2045;   [email protected]

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CHICAGO AUDUBON BIRD WALK AT CAMP PINE WOODS

Location:
W LAKE AVE & N DES PLAINES RIVER ROAD, GLENVIEW
Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 7:45am

The Walk begins at 7:45 a.m. and lasts for 2 hours. Search for birds, and explore the  site of this new shrubland habitat restoration. Beginning birders welcome; binoculars available. Meet in last section of parking lot, south side of Lake Ave and just east of the river. Walk leader: John Elliott at [email protected]. You do not need to be a member of Chicago Audubon to participate in any of our activities. Everyone is welcome!

Always check  this website for updates (chicagoaudubon.org).

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"CAMPING WITH THE BIRDS" AT DEER GROVE, CAMP REINBERG, PALATINE

Location:
DEER GROVE, CAMP REINBERG, PALATINE
Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 12:00pm

"CAMPING WITH THE BIRDS" -- CONTINUES THIS MORING UNTIL 11:00 A.M. A FULL DESCRIPTION OF THIS EVENT IS AVAILABLE BY CLICKING ON YESTERDAY'S CALENDAR PAGE. THE EVENT BEGAN MAY 11 AT 4:00 P.M.  KEEP AN EYE ON OUR CALENDAR NEXT YEAR FOR A POSSIBLE REPEAT OF THIS WONDERFUL EVENT. 

 

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