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May 2020

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Cancelled Tue, May 26 • 8 am

Bird Walk

Eggers Grove • Chicago, IL 60617
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Cancelled Thu, May 28 • 7:30 am

Bird Walk

Perkins Woods • Evanston, IL 60201
Cancelled Fri, May 29 • 7 am

Bird Walk

Penny Road Pond • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
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Cancelled Sat, May 30 • 7:30 am

Bird Walk

Burnham Prairie • Burnham, IL 60633

June 2020

two bluebirds on a nesting box at horizon farm
Thu, Jun 11 • 1 pm

Ask a Bird Nerd: Birding Q&A Live

Facebook Live from Sand Ridge Nature Center
Cancelled Fri, Jun 12 • 7 am

Bird Walk

Penny Road Pond • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
A Forest Preserves staff member holding River Trail Nature Center's ambassador barred owl
Fri, Jun 12 • 2 pm

Hawk Talk (with an Owl)

Facebook Live from River Trail Nature Center
Wed, Jun 17 • 10 am

Happy Bird Day!

Facebook Live from Crabtree Nature Center
Wed, Jun 17 • 11 am

Screech… Screech… Hoot… Hoot…

Facebook Live from Little Red Schoolhouse
a great horned owl in a tree at Crabtree Nature Center
Wed, Jun 17 • 11 am

Meet Our Birds: Great Horned Owl

Facebook Live from Sand Ridge Nature Center
two wildlife biologists banding egrets at Baker's Lake
Wed, Jun 17 • 5 pm

Bird Banding

Facebook Live from Sagawau Environmental Learning Center

July 2020

two bluebirds on a nesting box at horizon farm
Wed, Jul 15 • 8:30 am

Birding Basics

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
Ruby-throated hummingbird feeding on cardinal flower at McCormick Woods. Photo by Fidencio Marbella.
Tue, Jul 21 • 1 pm

Ask a Bird Nerd: Hummingbirds

Facebook Live from Sand Ridge Nature Center
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Tue, Jul 28 • 10 am

Introduction to Bird ID Walk

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480

August 2020

A ruby-throated humming bird feeding on cardinal flower at Somme. Photo by Lisa Culp.
Sat, Aug 8 • 10 am

Hummingbird Sit

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
A ruby-throated humming bird feeding on cardinal flower at Somme. Photo by Lisa Culp.
Sun, Aug 9 • 1 pm

Hummingbird Sit

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
A ruby-throated humming bird feeding on cardinal flower at Somme. Photo by Lisa Culp.
Sat, Aug 15 • 9 am

Hummingbird Fest Live

Facebook Live from Sagawau Environmental Learning Center
A ruby-throated humming bird feeding on cardinal flower at Somme. Photo by Lisa Culp.
Sun, Aug 16 • 1 pm

Hummingbird Sit

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
A ruby-throated humming bird feeding on cardinal flower at Somme. Photo by Lisa Culp.
Sat, Aug 22 • 10 am

Hummingbird Sit

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
A ruby-throated humming bird feeding on cardinal flower at Somme. Photo by Lisa Culp.
Sun, Aug 23 • 1 pm

Hummingbird Sit

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
two bluebirds on a nesting box at horizon farm
Tue, Aug 25 • 1 pm

Ask a Bird Nerd

Facebook Live from Sand Ridge Nature Center
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Fri, Aug 28 • 9 am

Early Morning Bird Walk

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480

September 2020

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Sat, Sep 5 • 9 am

Fall Bird Walk

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
red-tailed hawk in flight
Thu, Sep 10 • 2 pm

Hawk Talk: Raptor Identification

Facebook Live from River Trail Nature Center
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Sat, Sep 12 • 7:30 am

Fall Migration Bird Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
staff banding an osprey chick
Sat, Sep 19 • 9 am

Bird Banding

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
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Mon, Sep 21 • 7 pm

Birding Basics

Zoom Presentation
two bluebirds on a nesting box at horizon farm
Tue, Sep 22 • 1 pm

Ask a Bird Nerd

Facebook Live from Sand Ridge Nature Center
Thu, Sep 24 • 8 am

Bird Walk

Eggers Grove • Chicago, IL 60617
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Sun, Sep 27 • 7 am

Birding Basics

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
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