New Jersey is a great place to take in some FREE or low-cost family activities.
We love sharing with families fun things to do in NJ especially when it comes to events in New Jersey. If you are looking for things to do in New Jersey today or in the days ahead, just take a look at our Calendar of New Jersey events.
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Nature Storytime for Sprouts 2019: Monarchs Overview Children ages 3-6 and their adult caregivers are invited to join for a two hour nature-themed monthly program. Each month “sprouts” will use their senses to connect to the natural world through nature stories, short hikes, songs and nature crafts. Every year in August our meadows are alive with monarch butterflies. The group will learn about their life cycle and habitat and also about their incredible journeys. Don’t forget sunscreen, water, and light…Find out more »
Junior Naturalists will spend one Sunday afternoon per month exploring the wonders of nature at Duke Farms with an experienced environmental educator. Through games, classroom and outdoor activities, we will explore the life histories and habitats of our resident feathered and furry friends. *Note: These programs are designed for families with children in grades 1 through 6. At least 1 adult must accompany each family of children during this program, with no more than two adults accompanying each family. We…Find out more »