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May
2
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Beginners Bird Walk, Daniel Wright Woods – Mettawa @ Daniel Wright Woods
May 2 @ 7:00 am
Beginners Bird Walk, Daniel Wright Woods – Mettawa @ Daniel Wright Woods | Illinois | United States

Discover the wonders of spring migration at one of the area’s best hotspots, thanks to its location on the Des Plaines River. Bring binoculars (not opera glasses), wear sturdy shoes, and see why spring is birders’ favorite season. Optional gathering for coffee after the walk.

Directions: From Waukegan Rd., turn west on Everett Rd. in Lake Forest, drive to the end (St. Mary’s Rd), and turn left (south) into the parking lot. Meet in the parking lot at Everett and St. Mary’s Roads.

Leader: Rena Cohen 847-971-1107

May
12
Sun
Daniel Wright Woods – Mettawa @ Daniel Wright Woods
May 12 @ 7:00 am
Daniel Wright Woods – Mettawa @ Daniel Wright Woods | Illinois | United States

Start your Mother’s Day with a (bird)song! This Lake County warbler hotspot along the Des Plaines River is a rich oak and maple woodland where migrants frequently land on their journey north.

Directions: From Waukegan Rd., turn west on Everett Rd. in Lake Forest, drive to the end (St. Mary’s Rd), and turn left (south) into the parking lot. Meet in the parking lot at Everett and St. Mary’s Roads.

Leaders: Charlotte Pavelka & Doug Reitz (847) 347-8416