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Kids to Parks Day in Ocean County 2022

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  • As of April 12, 2022, these are the details that have been released about this event.

Kids to Parks Day

2022 marks the 12th anniversary of Kids to Parks Day, an annual day of outdoor exploration at local, state, and national parks and public lands across the country.

Organized by National Park Trust, the mission of Kids to Parks Day is to foster future outdoor enthusiasts and help with developing the next generation of park stewards by engaging kids in memorable outdoor experiences. While discovering and exploring our parks, kids learn about park stewardship, outdoor recreation, STEM and the history of our country and its amazing national treasures – because kids need parks and parks need kids!

Always hosted the third Saturday of May, Kids to Parks Day encourages kids and families to get outside and create their own adventure at thousands of local park events and programs. National Park Trust works with cities and towns, teachers, families, park and public lands officials, and numerous sponsors and partners to make these events possible. Together we can protect and preserve our nation’s parks and public lands, so please join us!

When is this event?

May 21 @ 10:00 am 4:00 pm EDT

When is the raindate?

No rain date information has been provided.

Does this event repeat?

This event does not repeat.

Is the event indoors or outdoors?

Outdoor

Is registration required?

No

Kids to Parks Day Activities

  • Jakes Branch County Park –
    • Hidden Clues Scavenger Hunt from 1:00pm – 3:00pm: Stop in our Nature Center to take part in our “Clues to Nature” Scavenger Hunt! Search the park for hidden clue cards to find answers that only nature can reveal!
    • Discovery Play Trail Challenge at 1:00pm, 2:00pm & 3:00pm: Take the Discovery Play Trail Challenge! Stop at each play pocket and complete a specified challenge and learn a nature fun fact. Stop in the nature center to get your “challenge packet” and instructions!
  • Cloverdale County Park –
    • Scavenger Hunt from 10:00am – 3:00pm: Stop in the visitor center and grab a list for a Habitat Exploration Scavenger Hunt!
  • Cattus Island County Park –
    • Seining Demonstration-11-12pm & 1-2pm – Meet at the bay beach, 1 mile walk from nature center.
    • Nature Walk 2pm – Meet at the Cooper Environmental Center

What is the admission price?

Free

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Please contact them with any questions regarding this event. Jersey Family Fun is not directly involved with this event.

Where is this event is happening?

This event is happening at

New Jersey United States
(732) 506-9090
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More about the Kids to Parks Day

See page 12 of the Ocean County Parks Program Guide.

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