Winter Bird Walk

Schedule and Location

Saturdays, January 21 or February 18, 2017, 8:00 to 10:30 a.m., or March 18, 2017, 9:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Thornhill Education Center

  • Section A: January 21 with Vicky Sroczynski
  • Section B: February 18 with Phyllis Mertz
  • Section C: March 18 with Phyllis Mertz

Fees and Registration

$8.00 member
$10.00 nonmember

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

Course Description

Explore the winter landscape with an expert guide, learn to identify the birds that overwinter in Illinois, and discuss their behaviors and natural history. If you've always wanted to learn about birds and weren't sure where to start, this is the program for you!

Notes: This class spends most of the time outdoors. Please bring binoculars and a field guide if you have them and dress for exploring in winter weather. Limit 20.
Registration: Registration open now until the start of the event. Register now to reserve your spot. Normal admission fees apply. 

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Course Details

CALL: 630-719-2468 (or to be wait listed)
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.