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Event Calendar

Sands Bird Hike

Event Information

Date: Saturday, 04/14/2018

Time: 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM

Fee: Free!

Age: Ages 18 or older

Contact Phone: 815.722.9470

Location: Kankakee Sands Preserve

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Event Details

The best way to learn about birds is to see and hear them. Learn from an interpretive naturalist and other like-minded birders as you take a bird hike through Kankakee Sands Preserve. The program begins with a short presentation about one particular bird or bird topic.


Event Requirements

Registration required by Thursday, April 12: 815.722.9470.


Meet at the Kankakee Sands Shelter, and be sure to dress for the weather.

The hike is 1-2 miles over uneven, natural terrain. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this workday should mention their request when registering, or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the workday.

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