Gilbert’s Riparian Preserve has a Family Bird Walk on the 3rd Saturday of the month. It’s held from 8 am to 12 pm with tour leaders taking groups every 15 minutes. The tour lasts roughly 45 minutes. They have loaner binoculars offered on a first-come, first-served basis. The kids can follow along with Bird Bingo Cards. It’s a free tour, but a $5 donation would be appreciated. Reservations are required for groups of 8 or more. Call Marion at 668-9393 or Krys at 413-9805. A display tent will have field guide books and other nature-related items for sale. The Riparian Preserve is located at 2757 E. Guadalupe Rd. in Gilbert. The tours are offered from Oct. through March.