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.


Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, to Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017
Annual Bird Seed Sale... >

Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017
Campfire at Elkhorn Creek Biodiversity Preserve... >

Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017
Wildlife Wednesdays: Wolves and Other Wild Dogs... >

Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017
Oakdale Nature Preserve: Family Nature Fall Hike... >


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