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Cattus Island Weekend Programs

Jake’s Branch Live Animal Talks

Searching for Seals at Sandy Hook

Jake’s Branch Discovery Nature Walks in Beachwood

Cattus Island Nature Walks in Toms River

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Lunar New Year Crafts-to-Go at River Vale Library

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Kids Art Classes at Hoboken Historical Museum

Nature Explorers: Groundhog Day at Lorrimer Sanctuary

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Lunchtime Walk at Historic Smithville Park and Smith’s Woods

Bird Walks at Scotland Run Park

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Kids Art Classes at Hoboken Historical Museum

Wildlife Watch at Newton’s Landing Trail in Delanco

Abrakadoodle Valentine Art Class at River Vale Library

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Winter Walks at Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center

Kids Art Classes at Hoboken Historical Museum

VIRTUAL Lunar New Year Celebration – Somerset County Library

Bank of America Free Admission Weekend

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

ONLINE Lunar New Year Celebration at Montville Library

Maple Sugaring at Howell Living History Farm

Cattus Island Weekend Programs

Bank of America Free Admission Weekend

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Cattus Island Weekend Programs

Palmer Square on Ice

Jake’s Branch Live Animal Talks

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Milk and Cookies Performance – New Brunswick VIRTUAL

ONLINE Lunar New Year Celebration at Montville Library

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

VIRTUAL Valentine’s Day Story Time and Craft – Hoboken Library

Kids Art Classes at Hoboken Historical Museum

Outdoor Adventures at Van Vleck House and Gardens

Just A Hike – Mercer County Parks

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Lunchtime Walk at Historic Smithville Park and Smith’s Woods

Just A Hike – Mercer County Parks

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Hikes at Cheesequake State Park

Kids Art Classes at Hoboken Historical Museum

VIRTUAL Preschool Storytime – Somerset County Library

Take Home Valentine’s Day Craft – Ho-Ho-Kus’s Worth-Pinkham Memorial Library

VIRTUAL Chinese New Year Celebration – New Brunswick Library

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

VIRTUAL Valentine’s Day Dance – Cape May County Library

Winter Walks at Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center

Kids Art Classes at Hoboken Historical Museum

Seasonal Scavenger Hunt at Tenafly Nature Center VIRTUAL

Cloverdale Farms Monthly Bird Walks

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

JC Penney Kids Zone Events

Cattus Island Weekend Programs

Seasonal Scavenger Hunt at Tenafly Nature Center VIRTUAL

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Cattus Island Weekend Programs

Palmer Square on Ice

Jake’s Branch Live Animal Talks

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Presidents’ Day Free Tours and Hike at Whitesbog Preservation Trust

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Winter Beach Walk at Fisherman’s Cove Conservation Area

Kids Art Classes at Hoboken Historical Museum

Just A Hike – Mercer County Parks

Branches and Buds Walk at Great Swamp Outdoor Education Center

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Lunchtime Walk at Historic Smithville Park and Smith’s Woods

Just A Hike – Mercer County Parks

Bird Walks at Scotland Run Park

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Kids Art Classes at Hoboken Historical Museum

Maple Tree Tapping at Echo Hill VIRTUAL

Captain Kidd and His Buried Treasure at Bayshore Waterfront Park Activity Cente

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Winter Walks at Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center

Kids Art Classes at Hoboken Historical Museum

Owl Prowl at Boundary Creek Natural Resource Area

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Maple Sugaring at Howell Living History Farm

Cattus Island Weekend Programs

Historic Longstreet Farm Demonstrations

Maple Sugaring Demonstrations- Great Swamp in Chatham

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Cattus Island Weekend Programs

Palmer Square on Ice

Jake’s Branch Live Animal Talks

Winter Bird and Duck Walks at Spring Lake

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Tuesday Talks at Willingboro Lakes Park

Kids Art Classes at Hoboken Historical Museum

Outdoor Adventures at Van Vleck House and Gardens

Just A Hike – Mercer County Parks

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Wondrous Winter Walk at Big Brook Park

Lunchtime Walk at Historic Smithville Park and Smith’s Woods

Just A Hike – Mercer County Parks

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Kids Art Classes at Hoboken Historical Museum

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Tuesday Talks at Willingboro Lakes Park

Winter Walks at Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center

Kids Art Classes at Hoboken Historical Museum

Eyes on Eagles at Mercer County Park

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Maple Sugaring at Howell Living History Farm

Children’s Nature Hour at Cloverdale Farm

Children’s Nature Hour at Cloverdale Farm

Cattus Island Weekend Programs

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

Cattus Island Weekend Programs

Palmer Square on Ice

Jake’s Branch Live Animal Talks

Winter Hike at Rifle Camp Park

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Kids Art Classes at Hoboken Historical Museum

Outdoor Adventures at Van Vleck House and Gardens

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Bird Walks at Scotland Run Park

Family Farm Stroll at Fosterfields Living Historical Farm

Kids Art Classes at Hoboken Historical Museum

Family Farm Stroll at Fosterfields Living Historical Farm

Animal Antics at Fosterfields Living Historical Farm

Winter Walks at Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center

Kids Art Classes at Hoboken Historical Museum

Super Science Saturday in Ridgewood VIRTUAL

Bank of America Free Admission Weekend

Children’s Nature Hour at Cloverdale Farm

Children’s Nature Hour at Cloverdale Farm

Volunteer Service Day at Whitesbog Preservation Trust

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