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Beginner's Corner => Walks for New Birders (Adults) => : mlmellon September 21, 2015, 11:08:37 AM

: Beginning Birder Walks Coming Up
: mlmellon September 21, 2015, 11:08:37 AM
As part of the Cook County Forest Preserves Centennial celebration (100 years, 100 events), the Bird Conservation Network will lead the following three free bird walks and teach participants how to use their own binoculars to see birds, butterflies, dragonflies and wildflowers. Light refreshments will be provided at the end of the walk. Dress for the weather.
 
Thatcher Woods, River Forest          Saturday, Sept. 26     8 to 10 a.m.
Contact Leader Dave Willard at 312-665-7731 or dwillard@fieldmuseum.org to register and receive directions to the meeting location.
 
Deer Grove East, Palatine                 Saturday, Sept. 26     8 to 10 a.m.
Registration required. Contact Leader Joan Bruchman at pjbruchman@comcast.net to register and get directions to the meeting location.
 
Skokie Lagoons, Northfield              Sunday, Sept. 27        8 to 10 a.m.
Registration required. Contact Leader Mary Lou Mellon at marylou.mellon@gmail.com or call 847-386-7344 to register and get directions to the meeting location.