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GREAT FIELD TRIPS 2017-18!
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Miller Beach Field Trip November 4th
Details to come
Birds and small animals.
Many thanks to Susan W. for the info.
NEW TO THORN CREEK AUDUBON?
Just click to find the numerous projects and events TCA sponsors or partners in during the year. Its just $15 per year to join and participate in the many successes of TCA in the conservation, environment and education theater. Questions can be directed to any of the Directors listed on our "About Us" page on this website. Be part of the solution!
Wednesday, November 1st, 7PM
Library Parking Lot ReConstruction
Wednesday, December 6th, 7PM
Park Forest Library
Barb Lucas presents:
"Kankakee Sands: Birds & Bison on the Prairie"
Kankakee Sands in northwest Indiana is over 8,000 acres of prairie planted in the past 20 years by The Nature Conservancy. This program will discuss the purpose of the property with a focus on it's unique bird species. Short-eared Owls, Blue Grosbeaks, Henslow's Sparrows and more can be found at various times of the year. A growing bison herd was introduced to the property last October. Ten calves were born this spring.
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Park Forest Library 7PM
Lee Witkowski chronicles the life and accomplishments of John James Audubon; artist, biologist, birder, author of "Birds of North America" and where Audubon Society got its name.
ANNUAL AUDUBON ADVENTURES APPEAL
Thorn Creek Audubon Society for years has been providing Audubon Adventures magazines and workbooks free of charge to classrooms and teachers in our area to help educate young people about the environment and the need to preserve it for future generations. The magazine is designed for the third through sixth grades. Along with your donation of $45.95 you can send the information for a teacher/classroom of your choice and we will be sure the magazine (30 copies) is delivered to them 4 times this year.Contributions should be sent to"Thorn Creek Audubon Adventures Fund"; Sue Putnam; P.O. Box 895; Park Forest, Il.; 60466.