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Cooking with Native Plants 5:00 pm
Cooking with Native Plants @ Woodford Cedar Run
Apr 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Cooking with Native Plants: Learn new and fun ways to cook with some of the plants that are common and native to this region. Each session will focus on using a variety of natural ingredients that are commonly found around … Continue reading
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Home Garden Supply Pick Up 4:00 pm
Home Garden Supply Pick Up @ Prudential Outdoor Learning Center
Apr 2 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Starting your garden but need some mulch, compost, raised garden bed, or just some gardening advice? New this season is a raised bed kit complete with everything you need to build your own raised bed! Bags of Compost or Mulch … Continue reading
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Turtle Fest 9:00 am
Turtle Fest @ The Wetlands Institute
Apr 4 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Don’t miss The Wetlands Institute’s 4th annual Turtle Fest! Come enjoy a pancake breakfast and activities for the whole family! Pancake Breakfast Seatings 9:00am – Seating #1 10:00am – Seating #2 10:45am – Seating #3 11:30am – Seating #4 Seating’s fill … Continue reading
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Canoe/Kayak the North Branch Rancocas Creek – Burlington County 9:00 am
Canoe/Kayak the North Branch Rancocas Creek – Burlington County @ Vincentown Diner
Apr 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
“Bunny Ears optional”! Paddle 14 miles on the N. Branch Rancocas Water Trail from BCCC to Mount Holly. Meet at the Vincentown Diner – arrive early for breakfast. Rentals are not available. Contact leaders to confirm trip and participation. Sponsored … Continue reading
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Salt Marsh Safari 11:00 am
Salt Marsh Safari @ The Wetlands Institute
Apr 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Starting in Marsh View Hall, watch the Wetlands Institute’s award-winning film, Secrets of the Salt Marsh. Then join them for a guided interpretive walk through the wetlands! Together you will travel along the new elevated walkway, down the salt marsh … Continue reading
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An Evening with an Archaeologist 7:30 pm
An Evening with an Archaeologist @ Hamilton Historical Society
Apr 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
The Enigma of Gravelly Run site, an unusual Late Archaic manifestation along the Great Egg Harbor River. Presented by Jack Cresson, Archaeologist, Flintknapper & Primitive Technologist. Presentations will be held in the Fellowship Hall of the Presbyterian Church located in … Continue reading
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Home Garden Supply Pick Up 4:00 pm
Home Garden Supply Pick Up @ Prudential Outdoor Learning Center
Apr 9 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Starting your garden but need some mulch, compost, raised garden bed, or just some gardening advice? New this season is a raised bed kit complete with everything you need to build your own raised bed! Bags of Compost or Mulch … Continue reading
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The Wild Difference with Woodford Cedar Wildlife Refuge 1:00 pm
The Wild Difference with Woodford Cedar Wildlife Refuge @ Woodford Cedar Run
Apr 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
During this program you will learn the difference between wild animals and pets and what it means to be imprinted. We will also discuss how you can make a difference to the animals that live near you and what to … Continue reading
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Take a walk…on the Wild Side with Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife 1:30 pm
Take a walk…on the Wild Side with Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife @ Woodford Cedar Run
Apr 12 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Join a Woodford Cedar Run educator for a themed hike through  many of their trails. Trails are family-friendly.
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Homeschool Program: Machines 1:00 pm
Homeschool Program: Machines @ Flat Rock Brook Nature Center
Apr 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
For children ages 5-7 and/or children ages 8-12 This is a great way to supplement your science curriculum with hands-on and fun nature experiences. Children will be separated into groups by age to enhance their learning development. Each month’s lessons … Continue reading
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4:00 pm
@ Prudential Outdoor Learning Center
Apr 16 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Starting your garden but need some mulch, compost, raised garden bed, or just some gardening advice? New this season is a raised bed kit complete with everything you need to build your own raised bed! Bags of Compost or Mulch … Continue reading
Ask the Gardener 4:00 pm
Ask the Gardener @ Prudential Outdoor Learning Center
Apr 16 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Beginner or Expert, whether you have a green thumb or are just getting started, Justin has the answers you need for the 2015 growing season.
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EarthShare Celebrates New Jersey 6:30 pm
EarthShare Celebrates New Jersey @ Grounds for Sculpture, 18 Fairgrounds Road, Hamilton, NJ
Apr 17 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
EarthShare Celebrates New Jersey @ Grounds for Sculpture, 18 Fairgrounds Road, Hamilton, NJ  | New Jersey | United States
Come and join us for our exciting celebration!  Event proceeds support EarthShare New Jersey’s work for a healthier, cleaner and greener Garden State. EarthShare New Jersey’s 9th annual celebration features a photography exhibition showcasing NJ’s wildlife, landscapes and waterways; ecofriendly auction … Continue reading
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Refuge Night Hike 7:00 pm
Refuge Night Hike @ Woodford Cedar Run
Apr 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Explore the refuge in a whole new way, at night! A Cedar Run educators will take participants through the trails from dusk to dark in search of some of  nighttime visitors. $10/adult, $8/child age 4 and up.  Program meets at … Continue reading
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Friends’ 10th Annual Recognition Luncheon 12:00 pm
Friends’ 10th Annual Recognition Luncheon @ Liberty House
Apr 19 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Sunday, April 19, 2015 Friends of Liberty State Park 10th annual Recognition Luncheon at Liberty House 76 Audrey Zapp Drive with LSP Members and the public are warmly welcomed to attend this friendly social event to support the Friends’ Mission … Continue reading
Celebrate Earth Day at Flat Rock Brook Nature Center: Meet our Raptors 1:30 pm
Celebrate Earth Day at Flat Rock Brook Nature Center: Meet our Raptors @ Flat Rock Brook Nature Center
Apr 19 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
For all ages Visit Flat Rock Brook Nature Center and meet our raptor ambassadors! Flat Rock Brook is teaming up with the Englewood Environmental Commission to present the stories of our raptor educators. No Need to Register. Free to all.
Celebrate Earth Day at Flat Rock Brook: Nature Hike 2:00 pm
Celebrate Earth Day at Flat Rock Brook: Nature Hike @ Flat Rock Brook Nature Center
Apr 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
For all ages After meeting our resident raptors, join Flat Rock Brook educators and the Englewood Environmental Commission to take a hike around the preserve and learn all about the Nature Center and how we can make every day Earth … Continue reading
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New Jersey Young Birders Club (NJYBC)
New Jersey Young Birders Club (NJYBC)
Apr 20 all-day
Check out New Jersey’s first state-wide club for young birders. Members are invited to go on monthly trips to birding hotspots around the state with expert naturalists from New Jersey Audubon. It’s a great way to get outside and explore … Continue reading
Upcycle Art Show Reception 6:00 pm
Upcycle Art Show Reception
Apr 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Nature Center of Cape May will host this earth month event. Stop in for a lovely springtime evening on the harbor and visit the Harborside Art Gallery.  Projects created by their Upcycle Craft Workshop participants will be on display.  … Continue reading
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EARTH DAY
EARTH DAY
Apr 22 all-day
EARTH DAY
Founded in 1970 as a day of education about environmental issues, Earth Day is now a globally celebrated holiday focused on green awareness. Initiated by Senator Gaylord Nelson and inspired by the antiwar protests of the late 1960s, Earth Day … Continue reading
Yoga in the Park: Honoring the Earth 6:30 pm
Yoga in the Park: Honoring the Earth @ Kittatinny Valley State Park Visitor Center
Apr 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Celebrate Earth Day with yoga in the park! Great for beginners, this Hatha yoga class will help develop strength and flexibility while relaxing your body and quieting your mind with guided meditation, gentle stretching, easy postures, and breathing techniques.
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Eco-Friendly Scavenger Hunt
Eco-Friendly Scavenger Hunt
Apr 23 all-day
It’s an adventure!  Explore Cape May while having some family fun along the way.  Pick up the scavenger hunt ID card at the Nature Center of Cape May and then follow a designated path around town, hunting for the letters … Continue reading
Greater Newark Conservancy’s Plant DIY 4:00 pm
Greater Newark Conservancy’s Plant DIY @ Prudential Outdoor Learning Center
Apr 23 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Starting your garden but need some mulch, compost, raised garden bed, or just some gardening advice? New this season is a raised bed kit complete with everything you need to build your own raised bed! Bags of Compost or Mulch … Continue reading
Terrapin Storm Drain Rescue Workshop at the Wetlands Institute 6:00 pm
Terrapin Storm Drain Rescue Workshop at the Wetlands Institute @ The Wetlands Institute
Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Terrapin Storm Drain Rescue Workshop at the Wetlands Institute @ The Wetlands Institute | Stone Harbor | New Jersey | United States
Are you interested in helping diamondback terrapins this spring? Join The Wetlands Institute staff and dedicated volunteers in an effort to rescue baby terrapins that have fallen into local storm drains. Many newly hatched terrapins fall into storm drains every … Continue reading
Roadside Geology Presented by David Harper 7:00 pm
Roadside Geology Presented by David Harper
Apr 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
David Harper will present a history of the geology of the sanctuary.  Learn how ice ages, rift valleys, weathering, and erosion changed the supercontinent Rodinia to create the present-day landscape.  Mr. Harper has a master’s degree in geology and has … Continue reading
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Kids and Critters Preschool Program 11:00 am
Kids and Critters Preschool Program
Apr 24 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Bright pictures, lively stories, and learning about animals and nature – come hear an animated telling of a favorite children’s book, followed by meeting a live animal or making a simple craft.Pre-registration is required. Location: Plainsboro Preserve, 80 Scotts Corner … Continue reading
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#Act4CleanWater Conference with Clean Water Action 8:30 am
#Act4CleanWater Conference with Clean Water Action @ Brookdale Community College's Warner Student Life Center
Apr 25 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
#Act4CleanWater Conference with Clean Water Action @  Brookdale Community College's Warner Student Life Center | Middletown | New Jersey | United States
Register for #Act4CleanWater Conference Today! Clean Water Action’s 29th Annual Conference, entitled #Act4CleanWater, is being held Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 8:30-5:00 pm at Brookdale Community College’s Warner Student Life Center, Lot #7, Arena Drive, Lincroft, NJ. Register today or … Continue reading
Clean Ocean Action’s Annual Beach Sweep 9:00 am
Clean Ocean Action’s Annual Beach Sweep @ 72 NJ locations
Apr 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
In 1985, 75 volunteers gathered at Sandy Hook, NJ for the first Beach Sweep with hopes to rid the beaches of unsightly and harmful debris.  26 years later, the Beach Sweeps have expanded to 72 locations along the New Jersey Coastline, … Continue reading
New Jersey Audubon’s Earth Day and Marine Debris Cleanup 9:00 am
New Jersey Audubon’s Earth Day and Marine Debris Cleanup @ New Jersey Audubon Society's Nature Center of Cape May
Apr 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn about wildlife gardening and other basic maintenance chores while you assist Nature Center staff and volunteers in sprucing up the gardens for spring.  We’ll plant, mulch, deadhead, weed, and prune throughout the Center’s grounds and along the harbor.  This … Continue reading
Nature Infused Yoga 9:30 am
Nature Infused Yoga
Apr 25 @ 9:30 am – 10:45 am
NJ Audubon is offering another series of this workshop, led by Kristin Mylecraine, Yoga Teacher and NJA Senior Research Scientist. Looking for a way to beat the winter blues and de-stress from your week? Yoga is a great way to … Continue reading
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Nature’s Remedies II 10:00 am
Nature’s Remedies II @ Flat Rock Brook Nature Center
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
For teens and adults Get your skin ready for warm weather by exploring some of nature’s remedies with Flat Rock Brook’s education staff. Learn how essential oils, beeswax and other natural soothers help your body to be its best as … Continue reading
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Back Bay Birding by Boat 10:00 am
Back Bay Birding by Boat @ Miss Chris Marina
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
To register, please call The Osprey at (609) 898-3500.Join Capt. Bob & the naturalists and crew of The Osprey for close-up looks at secretive rails, nesting Ospreys, migrant shorebirds, terns, gulls, herons and more. We explore the coastal saltmarsh of Cape May from Cape Island Creek to … Continue reading
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EZ-Birding at Cape May Point State Park 8:30 am
EZ-Birding at Cape May Point State Park @ Cape May Bird Observatory
Apr 28 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
E-Z Birding is for beginning birders and for those who want to learn more about birds and how to find them. Cape May Point State Park is a great place to bird with a variety of habitats – woods, fields, … Continue reading
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Homeschool Program: Machines 1:00 pm
Homeschool Program: Machines @ Flat Rock Brook Nature Center
Apr 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
For children ages 5-7 and/or children ages 8-12 This is a great way to supplement your science curriculum with hands-on and fun nature experiences. Children will be separated into groups by age to enhance their learning development. Each month’s lessons … Continue reading
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Annual NJ Audubon Plant Sale – ORDERING DEADLINE
Annual NJ Audubon Plant Sale – ORDERING DEADLINE @ Nature Center of Cape May
Apr 30 all-day
Order by April 30 for pickup May 9 and 10. PLANT SALE: Your gardens will be the buzz, tweet, and talk of the neighborhood when you get off to a good start with top-quality plants.  We emphasize the use of … Continue reading