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Hummer Fest 2014

The annual Shawnee Chapter Hummingbird Festival was tremendously fun for everyone. A special shout out of appreciation for the Lindgren family, Kristi and Steve and their three grandkids, Daryan, Deakin and Nadiya, who generously offer their home (and hummingbirds!) as well as help with set up, tear down and everything in between! And, of course, [...]

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2014 Hummingbird Fest

[ July 26, 2014; 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_1063" align="alignleft" width="300"] Composite image of various defensive and evasive moves by a female ruby-throated hummingbird (Archilochus colubris) at a man-made feeder near Rossville, Tennessee. Photo: Gary Bridgman, Wikipedia Commons[/caption]

What:

Bird Banding Demonstration
Master bird bander, Cathie Hutcheson will capture and band hummingbirds.

Information Stations
-Gardening for Hummingbirds
-Supplemental Feeding
-Kids’ Activities
-Hummingbird Merchandise–feeders and accessories, tee shirts…..

When:
Saturday, July 26th
9:00 AM [...]

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2013 Mini Hummingbird Festival

Adults and children enjoyed the Shawnee Chapter’s hummingbird festival held at the Lindgren’s home north of Golconda in Pope County. About 75 people from as far away as Minnesota observed over 50 hummingbirds being banded during the 3-hour event. Children loved getting their faces (and arms!) painted and enthusiastically played the hummingbird migration game.
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