Join us at the fair!

If you are planning on going to the Walworth County Fair this year, consider joining us on Friday, August 31st at 11:00 am for an educational program about Bird Feeding. This 45 minute program will be presented by Larry and Emily Scheunemann, both of whom are Lakeland Audubon members and avid naturalists with a wealth of knowledge to share. This program is part of “The Learning Coop” and will take place in the (Barnyard Adventures) section of the fair, which is located in the Southwest corner of the fairgrounds. Paid General Admission to the fair is required to attend this program, which is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors (ages 62+) and $5 for juniors (ages 5-12). For more information and further details, please click the link below to visit the fair’s website.

Walworth County Fair

Program Description

Attracting Birds to Your Yard with an Emphasis on Feeding

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Emily and Larry Scheunemann have been attracting birds and wildlife to their yard for 29 Years in their present home. 135 different species of birds have been sighted on the Scheunemann’s  property

Learn what seed to provide for particular species of birds. Different types of feeders will be discussed and a display of Larry’s photographs will illustrate the best conditions that attract birds. Also included will be the topics of providing water, cover and feeding hummingbirds. Handouts telling what bird species like which kinds of seeds and what you need to provide to create a bird paradise will be available.

Date: 08-31-2018

Time: 11:00 am

Location: Walworth County Fairgrounds – Elkhorn, WI

Cost: General Fair Admission – $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and $5 for juniors

 

 

 

 

 

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