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Birding by Sight and Sound for Kids

Event information

Date: Saturday, February 17, 2024

Time: 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Fee: $10 per person.

Age: Ages 7-12.

Contact: 708-747-6320

Location: Thorn Creek Woods Nature Preserve

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A robin perched on a bare tree branch. Photo by Glenn P. Knoblock

Event details

Learn simple ways to identify and observe birds using binoculars, field guides and bird call tapes. Learn our most common birds with fun games and crafts. The class includes a beginner bird guide and other birding materials to take home. 

This program is sponsored by the Thorn Creek Audubon Society.


Event requirements

Registration by Monday, Feb. 12: 708-747-6320. 

This program will be held indoors in an accessible facility. For the hike participants should be able to walk 1 mile outdoors on natural surface trails across uneven and possibly wet/muddy terrain. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should call 708-747-6320.