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SKOKIE LAGOONS WORK DAY, WINNETKA

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

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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WOODED ISLAND BIRD WALKS, JACKSON PARK

Repeats every week every Saturday until Sat Dec 29 2018.
Saturday, August 11, 2018 - 8:00am
Location:
WOODED ISLAND, 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 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

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

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

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

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

Sunday, June 10, 2018 - 8:00am
Location:
Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center, 9800 Willow Springs Road, Willow Springs
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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

"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. 

 

"Camping with the Birds" at Deer Grove, Camp Reinberg, Palatine

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 4:00pm
Location:
Deer Grove, Camp Reinberg, Palatine

The Chicago Audubon event, "Camping with the Birds," that was originally scheduled for May 11 and 12 had to be cancelled because the weather did not cooperate. Keep an eye on this website (chicagoaudubon.org) and on future issues of the Compass newsletter for news of possible rescheduling.

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