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9:00 am

Family Photo Scavenger Hunt at Haggerty Education Center

February 26 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until February 28, 2021

Frelinghuysen Arboretum, 353 Hanover Ave
Morristown, NJ United States
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Family Photo Scavenger Hunt - Bring your camera or phone for this month’s scavenger hunt, 'Who’s Out There?' Take a photo of every item and get a prize. Date: February 1 — February 28 Time: 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Location: The Frelinghuysen Arboretum, 353 East Hanover Avenue, Morris Township, 07962. Cost: $10 per family....

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10:00 am

Tuesday Talks at Willingboro Lakes Park

February 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on February 26, 2021 at 10:00 am

Willingboro Lakes Park, 60 Beverly-Rancocas Rd
Willingboro, NJ 08046 United States
Free

Tuesday Talk Tuesday, February 23, 2021 & Friday, February 26 A series of nature walks led by Naturalist Jen Bulava on select Tuesdays and Fridays. This program will repeat on Friday February 26. Take a walk around the lakes to look for migratory ducks and other species that are only found in the winter. Maximum...

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11:00 am

Winter Walks at Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center

February 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Friday, repeating until March 19, 2021

Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 32 Pleasant Plains Road
Basking Ridge, NJ 07920 United States
Free

GREAT SWAMP NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE VISITOR CENTER Every Friday, 11:00 a.m.—12:30 p.m. Beginning January 8, 2021 Ready for some winter exercise and fresh air? Join Friends President Steve Herdman for a walk down Pleasant Plains Road from the Visitor Center to the Bluebird Parking Lot and back—about 2.5 miles round trip. Walk as much—or as...

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Kids Art Classes at Hoboken Historical Museum

February 26 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 30, 2021

Hoboken Historical Museum, 1301 Hudson St
Hoboken, NJ United States
Free

Kids Art Classes at the Museum - Join three days a week for fun art making in the Museum walkway! Recommended for ages 2-5. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Art materials are provided, and adults must wear masks. Seating available first-come, first-served.

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1:00 pm

Eyes on Eagles at Mercer County Park

February 26 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mercer County Park, Old Trenton Road
West Windsor, NJ United States
Free

The Bald Eagles have returned! Join one of our interpreters as they share up to date information on the nesting pair and take a closer look though a spotting  scope. Come when you can and stay as long as you’d like. Attendees will also have the opportunity to view potential eagle activity through a spotting...

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