Date: 4/20/17 5:27 am From: Matthew Igleski <matt.igleski...> [ILbirds] <ILbirds-noreply...> Subject: Re: IBET LaBagh Woods Restoration Fundraiser on 22 April 2017
I wanted to let you all know about some of the new Items still being added!
Most notable is a collection of Kenn Kaufman field guides, ALL SIGNED by
This collection includes:
Field Guide to Birds of North America
Field Guide to Insects of North America
Field Guide to Butterflies of North America
Field Guide to Mammals of North America
Filed Guide to Nature of the Midwest
We are also offering a $75 per person private dinner with birders that will
be a fantastic feast and limited to the first 10 people that sign up at the
fundraiser Saturday night.
Also, I had an early Great-crested Flycatcher yesterday (April 19) at
On Tue, Apr 18, 2017 at 6:22 AM, Matthew Igleski <matt.igleski...>
[ILbirds] <ILbirds-noreply...> wrote:
> LaBagh Woods Restoration Fundraiser
> Please join us this coming Saturday 22 April 2017, between 6:30-11 pm, for
> the Chicago Ornithological Society’s LaBagh Woods restoration fundraiser at
> Galway Arms, 2442 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614.
> We have a great musical duo lined up, 50+ great raffle and auction items.
> But we need you and about 99 other folks to attend to reach our fundraising
> goal of $5000. We have a generous grant for the first $4000 we raise at
> this event, it will be matched THREE to ONE! Turning that $4000 into
> $12000! It takes $13-15,000 a year for the restoration work we do at LaBagh
> which goes towards buying plants, shrubs, tools, fencing, etc., and we have
> to raise it all.
> If you can’t join us, then please consider a donation to LaBagh Woods at
> the COS website: https://www.chicagobirder.org >
> Thank you, and we hope to see you Saturday night at Galway Arms!
> More information at this facebook event page or on our website:
> https://www.facebook.com/events/2243101769248159/ >
> Examples of raffle and auction items include:
> Bird related art
> Bulls, Blackhawks, and Cubs tickets
> Books: The Big Year (signed), Birds of East Asia, Hummingbirds of North
> America, The Singing Life of Birds and many, many more
> Lincoln Park Zoo membership
> ABA Membership
> Chicago Botanic Gardens membership
> Eagle Optics Shrike 8x42 Binoculars
> Feeder & Seed from Wild Birds Unlimited
> Galway Arms Gift Certificate
> Sapori Italian Trattoria Gift Certificates
> *...and much, much more!*
> Matt Igleski
> Chicago, IL