September 2015
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    • First Friday Story Time
      Nature Event

      10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

      Tulephaking Nature Center

      (609) 303-0706

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      Gather with your little ones while our educators share a story worthy of the Abbott Marshlands, followed by a craft or activity. We've chosen the best stories of wildlife and history to enjoy inside or outside if the weather is nice! Donations benefit the Friends of Mercer County Parks.

       

      FREE

    • Marina Open

      12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

      Mercer County Park Marina

      (609) 448-4004

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    • The Absorbed Landscape Exhibition
      Nature Event

      10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

      Tulpehaking Nature Center

      (609) 303-0704

      An evocative exhibition of fine art by Joy Kreves who uses pottery, weavings and poetry to explore the Human-Earth connection and its impacts.

    • Marina Open

      12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

      Mercer County Park Marina

      (609) 448-4004

      Labor Day is the last day the Marina Boat Rental will be open!

       

      See you next season!

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      • Mercer County AM

        7:30 AM - 2:00 PM

        Mountain View Golf Course

        John Kostin

        (609) 882-4986

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      • Kayak Tour
        Nature Event

        9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

        Mercer County Park Marina

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        (609) 303-0706

        Enjoy a morning of paddling, exploration, and wildlife viewing on a Kayak Tour! The Park Commission provides the kayaks, paddles, binoculars and life jackets. Participants will receive kayak instruction before the tour. For adults and children over 16 years old.

         

        All tours are weather permitting. Registration is required!

        In-County Rate: $20/person; Out of County Rate: $22/person

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        • Early Bird Walks
          Nature Event

          8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

          John A. Roebling Park

          Meet at Spring Lake Entrance

          (609) 303-0706

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          Join us for a casual hike dedicated to spotting our fine feathered friends. All abilities of birders are welcome. Bring a pair of binoculars if you have them, extra binoculars are available for those who don't.

           

          Free for teens and adults. Please note the time changes!

        • Nuturing Nature: Session 1
          Nature Event

          10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

          Tulpehaking Nature Center

          (609) 303-0706

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          Join your child as they explore the park's flora and fauna with guidance from the Naturalist Staff. Each themed program includes a group story or experiment, an outdoor hike and a craft. Grow to appreciate nature with your little one.

           

          For children 3-5 years old and parent. Registration required, $45 per session.

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            • Just A Hike
              Nature Event

              12:00 PM - 2:30 PM

              Mercer Meadows

              Meet at Pole Farm Entrance

              (609) 303-0706

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              No theme, no focus, no itinerary; this program really is just a hike. We may take brief pauses to admire various elements of nature, but who knows what we will see or where this hike will lead us. Join County Naturalist Jenn Rogers on these walks throughout our parks. Make sure to wear sturdy shoes and bring a water bottle.

               

              Free

            • Sensory Night Hike
              Nature Event

              7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

              Tulpehaking Nature Center

              (609 303-0706

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              Ever wondered what it would be like to be a creature of the night? Test your senses by identifying the sounds of different nocturnal animals, communicating as an animal would, and exploring what happens to your sight when the sun goes down.

               

              Registration Required; $5 per person, $20 per family

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            • Fall Lesson Session: Week 2

              7:00 AM - 8:00 PM

              Mercer Meadows Equestrian Center

              Lesson Line

              (609) 818-1397

            • Nuturing Nature: Session 1
              Nature Event

              10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

              Tulpehaking Nature Center

              (609) 303-0706

              Email

              Join your child as they explore the park's flora and fauna with guidance from the Naturalist Staff. Each themed program includes a group story or experiment, an outdoor hike and a craft. Grow to appreciate nature with your little one.

               

              For children 3-5 years old and parent. Registration required, $45 per session.

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            • Fall Lesson Session: Week 3

              7:00 AM - 8:00 PM

              Mercer Meadows Equestrian Center

              Lesson Line

              (609) 818-1397

            • Early Bird Walks
              Nature Event

              8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

              Howell Living History Farm

              (609) 303-0706

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              Join us for a casual hike dedicated to spotting our fine feathered friends. All abilities of birders are welcome. Bring a pair of binoculars if you have them, extra binoculars are available for those who don't.

               

              Free for teens and adults. Please note the time changes!

            • Mercer County Girl's High School Championships

              9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

              Mercer County Tennis Center

              (609) 448-8007

            • Nuturing Nature: Session 1
              Nature Event

              10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

              Tulpehaking Nature Center

              (609) 303-0706

              Email

              Join your child as they explore the park's flora and fauna with guidance from the Naturalist Staff. Each themed program includes a group story or experiment, an outdoor hike and a craft. Grow to appreciate nature with your little one.

               

              For children 3-5 years old and parent. Registration required, $45 per session.

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