Event archive

WOODED ISLAND BIRD WALK, JACKSON PARK

Repeats every week every Saturday until Sat Dec 30 2017.
Saturday, December 17, 2016 - 8:00am
Location:
JACKSON PARK

These walks continue throughout the year, weather permitting. Bring binoculars, field guides, and dress for the weather. Many species are seen. Meet at Clarence Darrow Bridge, just south of the Museum of Science & Industry. 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 WORKDAY

Repeats every month on the second Saturday until Sat Jun 10 2017.
Saturday, December 10, 2016 - 10:00am
Location:
Skokie Lagoons at Tower Road parking lot in Winnetka, east of the lagoon bridge.

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. Everyone is welcome!

 

WORKDAY - SKOKIE LAGOONS

Saturday, December 10, 2016 - 10:00am
Location:
SKOKIE LAGOONS, WINNETKA

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. These workdays are sponsored by Chicago Audubon. Everyone is welcome!

SKOKIE LAGOONS BIRD WALK

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 7:00am
Location:
SKOKIE LAGOONS, WINNETKA

Chicago Audubon Society and the Forest Preserves of Cook County Big Year bird walk. Members, non-members, all levels welcome. Meet at the Forest Preserve parking lot on the north side of Willow Road, just east of the Edens Expressway in Winnetka. The walk will last about 2 hours. Join us for as long as you like and leave early if you need to get to work.  Leaders:  Laurel Ross, [email protected] and John Elliott. 

WORKDAY - SKOKIE LAGOONS

Saturday, November 12, 2016 - 10:00am
Location:
SKOKIE LAGOONS, WINNETKA

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. These workdays are sponsored by Chicago Audubon. Everyone is welcome!

CHICAGO AUDUBON BIRD WALKS

Saturday, October 29, 2016 - 8:00am
Location:
NORTH PARK VILLAGE NATURE CENTER, 5801 North Pulaski Road, Building D

CHICAGO AUDUBON BIRD WALKS EVERY SATURDAY IN SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER AT 8:00 a.m. Meet at the North Park Village Nature Center, 5801 North Pulaski Road, Building D. It will be migration time and the birds will be passing through! Please join us to walk through the beautiful autumn woods surrounding the Nature Center. All levels of birders are welcome. Membership with Chicago Audubon is not required to attend these walks. If you have questions or need directions, please call the Chicago Audubon office at 773-539-6793.

CHICAGO AUDUBON BIRD WALKS

Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 8:00am
Location:
NORTH PARK VILLAGE NATURE CENTER, 5801 North Pulaski Road, Building D

CHICAGO AUDUBON BIRD WALKS EVERY SATURDAY IN SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER AT 8:00 a.m. Meet at the North Park Village Nature Center, 5801 North Pulaski Road, Building D. It will be migration time and the birds will be passing through! Please join us to walk through the beautiful autumn woods surrounding the Nature Center. All levels of birders are welcome. Membership with Chicago Audubon is not required to attend these walks. If you have questions or need directions, please call the Chicago Audubon office at 773-539-6793.

CHICAGO AUDUBON BIRD WALKS

Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 8:00am
Location:
NORTH PARK VILLAGE NATURE CENTER, 5801 North Pulaski Road, Building D

CHICAGO AUDUBON BIRD WALKS EVERY SATURDAY IN SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER AT 8:00 a.m. Meet at the North Park Village Nature Center, 5801 North Pulaski Road, Building D. It will be migration time and the birds will be passing through! Please join us to walk through the beautiful autumn woods surrounding the Nature Center. All levels of birders are welcome. Membership with Chicago Audubon is not required to attend these walks. If you have questions or need directions, please call the Chicago Audubon office at 773-539-6793.

SALK CREEK BIRD WALK, BEMIS WOODS

Friday, October 14, 2016 - 8:00am
Location:
WESTERN SPRINGS. MEET AT BEMIS WOODS PARKING LOT

Meet at the Bemis Woods parking lot on the west side of Wolf Road, south of 31st Street and north of Ogden in Western Springs. Walk leader and contact: Doug Stotz, [email protected]. You do not need to be a member of Chicago Audubon to join our walks!

WORKDAY - SKOKIE LAGOONS

Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 10:00am
Location:
MEET AT TOWER ROAD PARKING LOT, WINNETKA

This workday event is scheduled for every second Saturday, all year round, unless a cancellation occurs. 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.  These workdays are sponsored by Chicago Audubon, and you do not need to be a member of Chicago Audubon to participate. Everyone is welcome!

WORKDAY - BILL JARVIS MIGRATORY BIRD SANCTUARY

Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 9:00am
Location:
BILL JARVIS MIGRATORY BIRD SANCTUARY, CHICAGO

Bill Jarvis Migratory Bird Sanctuary Workday:  9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Come to the shed to receive a free parking pass to park in the golf course parking lot. Tools, gloves, refreshments, and restroom are provided. Work to be done: Removing invasive species and other restoration. Please wear long sleeves, long pants, and sturdy shoes. Work gloves, tools and instructions will be provided.

CHICAGO AUDUBON BIRD WALKS

Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 8:00am
Location:
NORTH PARK VILLAGE NATURE CENTER, 5801 North Pulaski Road, Building D

CHICAGO AUDUBON BIRD WALKS EVERY SATURDAY IN SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER AT 8:00 a.m. Meet at the North Park Village Nature Center, 5801 North Pulaski Road, Building D. It will be migration time and the birds will be passing through! Please join us to walk through the beautiful autumn woods surrounding the Nature Center. All levels of birders are welcome. Membership with Chicago Audubon is not required to attend these walks. If you have questions or need directions, please call the Chicago Audubon office at 773-539-6793.

CHICAGO AUDUBON BIRD WALK

Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 8:00am
Location:
North Park Village Nature Center, 5801 North Pulaski Road, Building D.

It's migration time and the birds are passing through! Please join us to walk through the beautiful autumn woods surrounding the Nature Center. All levels of birders are welcome. Membership with Chicago Audubon is not required to attend these walks. If you have questions or need directions, please call the Chicago Audubon office at 773-539-6793. Everyone is welcome!

 

 

BIRD WALK AND WORK DAY - BILL JARVIS MIGRATORY BIRD SANCTUARY - "GIVE BACK TO THE BIRDS"

Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 7:00am
Location:
BILL JARVIS MIGRATORY BIRD SANCTUARY

BIRD WALK:  7:00 to 9:00 a.m.  The Bill Jarvis Migratory Bird Sanctuary, in Lincoln Park east of Lake Shore Drive at Addison Street, is a magnet for migrant birds in spring and fall. The walk will cover as much of the 10-acre Sanctuary as possible. The Sanctuary volunteers continue restoration of the native habitat for migratory birds and other wildlife year round.

SKOKIE LAGOONS BIRD WALK

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 7:00am
Location:
SKOKIE LAGOONS, WINNETKA

Skokie Lagoons Bird Walk, Winnetka.  The Walk will last about two hours, but because this walk is on a weekday, join us for as long as you can and leave early if you need to get to work. Meet at the Forest Preserve parking lot north of Willow Road, just east of the Edens Expressway in Winnetka. Keep checking this website (chicagoaudubon.org) for confirmation in case we need to change the starting time or location.

EAGLE OPTICS DAY

Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 10:00am
Location:
NORTH PARK VILLAGE NATURE CENTER, 5801 N PULASKI ROAD, BUILDING D

From 10:00 a.m. to approximately 3:00 p.m.  North Park Village Nature Center, 5801 N. Pulaski Road, Building D. This is Chicago Audubon's annual visit from the largest independent dealer of high quality binoculars, scopes, and all types of optical equipment. A variety of equipment will be on display and experts will be available all day to answer questions and give guidance. This event is open to the public. If you have questions or need directions, call our office at (773) 539-6793. Bring family and friends!

CHICAGO AUDUBON BIRD WALKS

Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 8:00am
Location:
NORTH PARK VILLAGE NATURE CENTER, 5801 North Pulaski Road, Building D

CHICAGO AUDUBON BIRD WALKS EVERY SATURDAY IN SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER AT 8:00 a.m. Meet at the North Park Village Nature Center, 5801 North Pulaski Road, Building D. It will be migration time and the birds will be passing through! Please join us to walk through the beautiful autumn woods surrounding the Nature Center. All levels of birders are welcome. Membership with Chicago Audubon is not required to attend these walks. If you have questions or need directions, please call the Chicago Audubon office at 773-539-6793.

MONTROSE POINT BIRD WALK--Pre-Eagle Optics Event

Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 7:00am
Location:
MONTROSE POINT

This Walk will take place on Eagle Optics Day at the incredible Montrose Point Magic Hedge on the lakefront. Be sure to dress for the early morning chill. Meet at Montrose Point at 7:00 a.m. to view many migratory birds, then leave Montrose around 9:30 for North Park Village Nature Center to warm up with hot coffee, tea, and some bird talk. Then starting around 10:00 a.m., enjoy Eagle Optics Day right there in the Nature Center.

Pages