January Program: Feeding Birds in Your Backyard

Feeding Birds in Your Backyard Presented by Wild Birds & More Thursday, January 25 @ 7:00 PM at the Danville Public Library In December of 2017, Nancy and Jim Householder bought and moved Wild Birds & More to 2141 S. Neil Street in Champaign (in the strip mall behind Biaggi's Restaurant). They are a local provider of premium wild bird products, specializing in high-quality bird seed, feeders, bird houses, and other unique gifts. They are coming to Middlefork Audubon with a fun power-point presentation and a little show-and-tell as they talk about attracting birds to our backyard. Hope you can join us! If the weather is bad we may need to cancel and reschedule this program for February. Check our website for updates or call Sue Smith at 217-621-7258.
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Potluck & Program: August 24 @ 6:30 PM

Middlefork Audubon has rented the Gannett Education Center at Forest Glen Preserve for a potluck and program on August 24 beginning at 6:30 PM. The evening will begin with a potluck so bring a dish to share (and maybe a little extra since we may be hosting a few ornithology graduate students, too!). Bring your own table service if you are able but there will be plates, tableware, etc. for those who need it. We will have iced tea, lemonade, and water available but you are welcome to bring your own beverage as well. Following the meal, Todd Jones, a graduate student from the U of I, will be giving a short program about his research on fledgling birds at Kennekuk County Park this summer. He has a lot of…
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