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CHICAGO AUDUBON "BIG MONTH" BIRD WALK, SPRING LAKE, BARRINGTON HILLS

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 7:00am
Location:
SPRING CREEK, IN SPRING LAKE FOREST PRESERVE, BARRINGTON HILLS

Chicago Audubon "Big Month" Bird Walk, Spring Creek, in the Spring Lake Forest Preserve, Barrington Hills, 7:00 a.m. Meet at Penny Road Parking lot, which is on East Penny Road, Barrington Hills. There is never a charge for our walks, but please contact walk leader to register in advance: Craig Stettner at crstettner@att.net. You do not need to be a member of Chicago Audubon to participate.

CHICAGO AUDUBON "BIG MONTH" BIRDING TRIP TO SKOKIE LAGOONS

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 7:00am
Location:
SKOKIE LAGOONS, WINNETKA

Should be the height of waterfowll migration.  Leader:  David Willard (dwillard@fieldmuseum.org). Meet at 1651 Willow Road (Willow Road at I-94, Erickson Woods parking lot), Winnetka. For updates, go to Chicago Audubon website: www.chicagoaudubon.org.  You do not need to be a member of Chicago Audubon to participate. Everyone is welcome.

WOODED ISLAND BIRD WALK, JACKSON PARK

Repeats every week every Saturday until Sat Dec 30 2017.
Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 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 pat.durkin@comcast.net. Everyone is welcome!

CHICAGO AUDUBON BIRD WALKS AT NORTH PARK VILLAGE NATURE CENTER

Repeats every week every Saturday until Sat Oct 28 2017.
Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 8:00am
Location:
North Park Village Nature Center, 5801 N Pulaski Road, Building D

EVERY SATURDAY IN BOTH SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER.  Chicago Audubon Bird Walks at North Park Village Nature Center, 5801 North Pulaski Road, Building D. Come join us for migration time to see many birds and walk through the beautiful autumn 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.

CHICAGO AUDUBON "BIG MONTH" BIRD WALK, SPRING LAKE, BARRINGTON HILLS

Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 7:00am
Location:
SPRING CREEK, IN SPRING LAKE FOREST PRESERVE BARRINGTON HILLS

Chicago Audubon "Big Month" Bird Walk, Spring Creek, in the Spring Lake Forest Preserve, Barrington Hills, 7:00 a.m. Meet at Penny Road Parking lot, which is on East Penny Road, Barrington Hills. There is never a charge for our walks, but please contact walk leader to register in advance: Craig Stettner at crstettner@att.net. You do not need to be a member of Chicago Audubon to participate.

FIELD MUSEUM "BIG MONTH" BIRDING TRIP TO EGGERS GROVE FOREST PRESERVE, CHICAGO

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 8:00am
Location:
EGGERS GROVE FOREST PRESERVE, 11201 S AVE B, CHICAGO

Fall migrants, including diversity of waterfowl. Leaders:  Josh Engel (jengel2@fieldmuseum.org), and John Bates. Meet at 11201 S Ave B, Chicago in parking lot by caretakers' building. You do not need to be a member of Field Museum or Chicago Audubon to participate. Everyone is welcome!

 

CHICAGO AUDUBON BEMIS WOODS BIRD WALK, WESTCHESTER

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 8:00am
Location:
BEMIS WOODS NORTH, WOLF ROAD, BETWEEN 31ST AND OGDEN, WESTCHESTER

We'll be looking for sparrows and late warblers. Meet at 8:00 a.m. at Bemis North, on the west side of Wolf Road between Cermak and 31st, in the easternmost part of the parking area, Westchester. Walk leader: Doug Stotz (dstotz@fieldmuseum.org). You do not need to be a member of Chicago Audubon to join our walks. Everyone is Welcome!!

 

 

CHICAGO AUDUBON "BIG MONTH" BECK LAKE TO CAMP PINE BIRD WALK, DES PLAINES

Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 7:30am
Location:
BECK LAKE FOREST PRESERVE, DES PLAINES

Three-mile round trip walk past lake, oak woods, shrubland, grassland. A one-way option can be arranged. Meet at Boat Ramp, 1000 N East River Road, Des Plaines. Leader:  John Elliott (johnelliott4@gmail.com). You do not need to be a member of Chicago Audubon to participate. Everyone is welcome!

CHICAGO AUDUBON SEED COLLECTING

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 9:00am
Location:
CAMP PINE WOODS, EUCLID/LAKE AVENUE BETWEEN GLENVIEW AND DES PLAINES

Chicago Audubon Seed Collecting at Camp Pine Woods Forest Preserve, Glenview/Des Plaines.  Come join the chance to help a prairie and shrubland become an even better habitat for native plants and wildlife. Help collect native seeds for redistributing on site. Camp Pine Woods is on Euclid/Lake Avenue between Des Plaines and Glenview, just east of the Des Plaines River. Enter from east bound; no left turn from west bound.  Contact John Elliott at johnelliott4@gmail.com.

CHICAGO AUDUBON "BIG MONTH" BIRD WALK, SPRING LAKE, BARRINGTON HILLS

Friday, October 6, 2017 - 7:00am
Location:
SPRING CREEK, IN SPRING LAKE FOREST PRESERVE, BARRINGTON HILLS

Chicago Audubon "Big Month" Bird Walk, Spring Creek, in the Spring Lake Forest Preserve, Barrington Hills, 7:00 a.m. Meet at Penny Road Parking lot, which is on East Penny Road, Barrington Hills. There is never a charge for our walks, but please contact walk leader to register in advance: Craig Stettner at crstettner@att.net. You do not need to be a member of Chicago Audubon to participate.

CHICAGO AUDUBON "BIG MONTH" BIRDING TRIP TO SKOKIE LAGOONS

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 7:00am
Location:
SKOKIE LAGOONS, 1651 WILLOW ROAD, WINNETKA

Join a "Big Month" outing to find some late warblers and lots of sparrows.  Leader:  David Willard (dwillard@fieldmuseum.org). Meet at 1651 Willow Road (Willow Road at I-94, Erickson Woods parking lot), Winnetka. For updates, go to Chicago Audubon website: www.chicagoaudubon.org.  You do not need to be a member of Chicago Audubon to participate. Everyone is welcome.

CHICAGO AUDUBON "BIG MONTH" BIRD WALK, SPRING LAKE, BARRINGTON HILLS

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 7:45pm
Location:
SPRING CREEK, IN SPRING LAKE FOREST PRESERVE BARRINGTON HILLS

Chicago Audubon "Big Month" Bird Walk, Spring Creek, in the Spring Lake Forest Preserve, Barrington Hills, 7:00 a.m. Meet at Penny Road Parking lot, which is on East Penny Road, Barrington Hills. There is never a charge for our walks, but please contact walk leader to register in advance: Craig Stettner at crstettner@att.net. You do not need to be a member of Chicago Audubon to participate.

CHICAGO AUDUBON BIRD WALK AT SKOKIE LAGOONS, WINNETKA

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 7:00am
Location:
SKOKIE LAGOONS, WINNETKA

Should be the heart of the fall warbler migration.  Leader:  David Willard (dwillard@fieldmuseum.org). Meet at 1651 Willow Road (Willow Road at I-94, Erickson Woods parking lot), Winnetka. For updates, go to Chicago Audubon website: www.chicagoaudubon.org.  You do not need to be a member of Chicago Audubon to participate. Everyone is welcome.

 

CAMP PINE SEED COLLECTING

Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 9:00am
Location:
CAMP PINE WOODS, EUCLID/LAKE AVENUE BETWEEN GLENVIEW AND DES PLAINES

Chicago Audubon Seed Collecting at Camp Pine Woods Forest Preserve, Glenview/Des Plaines.  Come join the chance to help a prairie and shrubland become an even better habitat for native plants and wildlife. Help collect native seeds for redistributing on site. Camp Pine Woods is on Euclid/Lake Avenue between Des Plaines and Glenview, just east of the Des Plaines River. Enter from east bound; no left turn from west bound.  Contact John Elliott at johnelliott4@gmail.com.

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