Hummingbird Festival
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Jointly sponsored by the Cook County Forest Preserve and the Will Count Audubon Society (a chapter of the Illinois Audubon Society) This event features the capture, banding, and release of hummingbirds by a licensed bander and avian ecologist. Exhibits, a hummingbird movie, children's games, and hikes are available throughout the day. Banding from 9 a.m.-noon, the Center is open until 3 p.m. The Center does not have food service. It is the only Hummingbird Festival in Cook County.