Bird Walks

Schedule and Location

Fall 

(open for registration)
Thornhill Shelter

  • Section B: Saturday, November 17, 2018, 8:00 to 10:30 a.m. with Phyllis Mertz
  • Section C: Saturday, December 15, 2018, 8:00 to 10:30 a.m. with Jay Sturner

 

Winter

(registration opens November 20, 2018)
Thornhill Education Center

  • Section A: Saturday, January 19, 2019, 8:00 to 10:30 a.m. with Phyllis Mertz
  • Section B: Saturday, February 16, 2019, 8:00 to 10:30 a.m. with Jay Sturner
  • Section C: Saturday, March 16, 2019, 8:00 to 10:30 a.m. with Ron Skleney

Fees and Registration

ONLINE: REGISTER NOW
BY PHONE: 630-719-2468 (Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)

$10.00 member
$14.00 nonmember
(Fees include admission to the Arboretum)

Course Description

Search the woods, fields, and edges of the Arboretum for birds. Join us to learn about migrants and year-round resident birds with an expert guide. Please be prepared to spend most of the class outdoors; no prior experience in birding is necessary.

Course number

O010

Course Details

  • Notes: Held entirely outdoors. Please dress for the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes. Limit 20
  • Supplies: Binoculars and a field guide will be useful. A small number of binoculars will be available for check out on a first come first served basis.
  • Recommended ages: Children ages 12 and up welcome with adult registrant.
Bird Walks