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Event Calendar

Hummingbird Festival & Nature Celebration

Event Information

Date: Saturday, 08/17/2019

Time: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Fee: Free!

Age: All ages

Contact Phone: 708.946.2216

Location: Plum Creek Nature Center

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Photo by Suzy Lyttle

Event Details

This celebration of nature puts the spotlight on hummingbirds and other pollinators. Enjoy presentations, bird viewing and local artisans selling garden and nature-related items.

Sign up to watch as volunteers help Thorn Creek Audubon Society and Lincoln Land Association of Bird Banders capture and band hummingbirds. You can also adopt a hummingbird through the Lincoln Land Association.

See the bird and butterfly garden on-site and participate in free family activities, such as slacklining, guided tree climbing and bike riding (free bike rentals will be available).

Event Requirements

No registration is required for this program.

This event takes place both indoors and outside on paved pathways and uneven, natural terrain. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should mention their request when registering, or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.

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