Hummingbird Festival

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

August 24, 2013 at 9:00 AM until 12:00 PM

Location: Forest Park Nature Center

Phone: (309) 686-3360

Link: http://www.peoriaparks.org

Event Description

August 15, 2013 Updated Aug 15, 2013 at 1:13 PM CDT

Saturday, August 24. 9 am – 12 pm. Donations appreciated. Vernon Kleen from Springfield (one of the few licensed hummingbird banders in the U.S.) will be on hand to demonstrate hummingbird banding and discuss the fascinating world of hummingbirds. You will have a chance to feel the heartbeat of a hummingbird and “adopt” one of these beautiful flyers. Jointly sponsored by Forest Park Nature Center and the Lincoln Land Association of Bird Banders. Forest Park Nature Center, 5809 N. Forest Park Drive, Peoria Heights, IL 61614. For more information call (309) 686-3360 or visit www.peoriaparks.org.

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