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Great Backyard Bird Count & Winter Birds

February 17, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm


Free! Drop in anytime during the above hours to help us count birds and participate in fun and educational self-guided stations too.
Learn to recognize several birds that overwinter in Illinois
Play a bird song matching game
Investigate how feathers keep a bird warm
Find out what birds eat during the winter
Make a simple bird feeder to take home
And much more!
No registration required. Children must be accompanied by at least one adult/parent.


February 17
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Knoch Knolls Nature Center
320 Knoch Knolls Road
Naperville, IL 60565 United States


Naperville Park District
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