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Both locations (Ship Bottom & Manahawkin) will offer one free donut for each customer free of charge. (One donut per person, and must be present) Beach Haven location re-opens May 2018Find out more »
Grab a camera or phone, and stop by the Haggerty Education Center for this month’s hunt entitled, ‘It's Alive’ Take a photo of every item and get a prize. Theme and prizes change monthly. A great way to get the family outdoors year-round. Time: 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Cost: $10 per family.Find out more »
Face painting, balloon characters, breakfast, candy and of course the Easter Bunny! $3.00 for anyone over 5 no more than $12 per family.Find out more »
Saturday February 24, 2018 10 AM- 3 PM Robots! (with Andrew Terranova, author of How Things Are Made) Sunday March 11, 2018 1PM- 4PM Maker Day! (with Sandy Roberts of Kaleidoscope Enrichment) Saturday March 24, 2018 10 AM- 3 PM Ahoy Mate! A Voyage to our Oceans Sunday April 8, 2018 1PM- 4PM Astronomy and Flight Day (with a demonstration by world class Boomerang champion Peter Hansch) Saturday April 21, 2018 10 AM- 3 PM Earth Day w/ Rainforest Canopy…Find out more »
Join us for Hoboken Grace’s largest event of the year! The Easter Egg Hunt is back on Saturday, March 24th at Mama Johnson Field (4th & Jackson in Hoboken) and we’re so excited to bring you not one, but TWO hunts! Featuring 30,000 Easter Eggs, pictures with the Easter Bunny, bounce houses, face painting, crafts, and carnival games. The event and all of the activities are completely free for everyone.Pre – Registration is required for the event. Sign up now…Find out more »
March 24th Parsippany Township Easter Event:Easter Bunny Visit Location: Municipal Building – 1001 Parsippany Blvd. Time: 10:00 AM Bring your camera to take a picture with the Easter Bunny! Candy will be given to each child. Bring a basket or bag to hold the treats! Call for more info: 973-263-7257 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.orgFind out more »
In March of 1778, Salem County was invaded by a British foraging expedition sent down-river from Philadelphia. Local militia organized to defend their homes, which led to skirmishing along the Alloway Creek. At Quinton’s Bridge, March 18th, 1778, a militia force was just barely able to fend off the British advance over the creek, and just two days later a company of men guarding the passage over Hancock’s Bridge were surprised by a loyalist force and “massacred”. After this, resistance…Find out more »
Celebrate spring and Easter in our garden center! Enjoy mini cupcakes, donuts & pastries, tea, face painting and cookie decorating ($5 fee). Visit our petting zoo with ducks bunnies and lambs.Find out more »
Freeholder Marie Hayes invites the public to come to the Cape May County Park and Zoo for our EggstravaganZoo. This free event will feature the Easter Bunny on Saturday, March 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Visitors will have an opportunity to have their picture taken with the popular rabbit – so bring your camera. The annual event sponsored by the Cape May County Board of Chosen Freeholders includes educational displays, scavenger hunt, crafts and live animal encounters. The…Find out more »