and Events

Check out our full calendar of activities, events, and educational opportunities. You're sure to find something to interest you. Please join us!

Events include:

  • Monthly educational programs and issues discussions
  • Local bird walks
  • Field trips
  • Preserve work days

For more details, see the current newsletter.


Saturday, Apr. 28, 2018
4th Annual Superhero Cleanup... >

Monday, Apr. 30, 2018, to Friday, May. 4, 2018
Field Trip: Spring Birding at Whitefish Point... >

Tuesday, May. 1, 2018
NIAS Membership Meeting and Potluck: Experience the Beauty of the Prairie... >

Thursday, May. 3, 2018
Bird Walk: Northern Jane Addams Trail, Orangeville... >


Northwest Illinois Audubon Society is a chapter of National Audubon Society, Inc.


Contact Us

The members and board encourage your comments.

Mailing Address

Northwest Illinois Audubon Society
P.O. Box 771
Freeport, IL  61032-0771

Board Members

President – Rex Sides

Vice President – Richard Benning

Secretary – Nancy Ocken

Treasurer – Mary Blackmore

At large – Linda Black

At large – Mark Kiester

At large – Betty Mickel

At large – Fred Redmore

At large – Henry Simpson

At large – Steve Simpson

Committee Chairs

Conservation – Candy Colby

Programs – Teresa Smith

Education – Juliet Moderow

Publicity – Tim Smith

Membership – Gay Broocks

Field Trips – Laura Dufford

Newsletter Editor

Dan Barron