Lecture: Hummingbirds of the Americas

Naturalist and educator, John Root will share his presentation featuring spectacular images of hummingbirds from North, Central, and South America. Topics discussed include myths and legends about hummingbirds in different cultures, special adaptations for flight, coevolution of hummingbirds and the flowers that they visit, courtship and nesting behavior, and migration.

Learn how to attract hummingbirds to your home with feeders and hummingbird gardens. Comments and questions are welcome throughout the talk. 

Free and open to all. 
Sponsored by the Friends of Barrington Public Library

Event Location: 
Salem Family Auditorium (Second Floor)