Mostly Cloudy
76°FMostly CloudyFull Forecast

Bird count workshop Saturday in Lowell Park

Published: Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

DIXON – A free workshop for the Great Backyard Bird Count will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Lowell Park Nature Center, 2114 Lowell Park Road.

The program is for bird-watchers of all ages and experience. Participants can bring binoculars. Activities for children and adults will be available. Call 815-288-5209 for more information.

This year's Great Backyard Bird Count, a worldwide bird census, will be Feb. 15-18. Go to www.birdcount.org to learn more.

National video



Reader Poll

How do you rate Hillary Clinton’s choice of Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine to run for vice president on the Democratic ticket?
Excellent
Good
Fair
Poor