PRICE: Free, donations for sugar appreciated
Help and watch as Vern Kleen of the Lincoln Land Association of Bird Banders catches and bands hummingbirds at this 9th annual festival. Located 13 miles south of Jacksonville off 267. You can hold a hummingbird and learn about the birds. Terry and Debbie Engel use hundreds of pounds of sugar ever year as they feed the birds. Bring lawn chairs, enjoy refreshments.
Directions from Jacksonville: Head south on 267. Just south of the Greene County line turn left at the hummingbird sign onto 2700 North County Road. Continue east 2.2 miles until the final sign and the driveway.
Two dates: Thursday July 11 4-7pm and Sunday August 11 1-4pm.
Terry and Debbie Engel