Sunday, 9/8 -- Columbus Park Bird Walk
Join COS for a field trip to "underbirded’" Columbus Park with Eric Gyllenhaal and aerin tedesco. Although fall migration's peak will be several weeks away, we can expect to find a variety of warblers, vireos, and thrushes, plus the usual hawks and herons that hang out in the park this time of year. Dress for the weather. Beginners are welcome and binoculars will be available for those without them. We can expect to spend about two hours, but birders can leave whenever they need to.

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Sunday, September 8
7:30 am
Columbus Park, 500 S Central Ave, Chicago, IL 60644
Park on South Golf Drive, off of Jackson Blvd., and meet just south of the Refectory building.
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