September 2016
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  • Marina Boat Rental Open

    12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Mercer County Park Marina

    (609) 448-4004

    All rentals are weather permitting!!

  • Pontoon Boat Nature Tour
    Nature Event

    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

    Mercer County Park Marina

    (609) 448-4004

    This popular boat tour is a relaxing way to experience the flora and fauna of Mercer Lake. View great blue herons, painted turtles and rose mallow in bloom from your seat on the boat!

     

    Tour tickets are sold at the Mercer County Park Marina beginning at 11:30 a.m. on the day of the tour. Children must be at least 6 years old. Boat seats 15 people.

  • Pontoon Boat Nature Tour
    Nature Event

    2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

    Mercer County Park Marina

    (609) 448-4004

    This popular boat tour is a relaxing way to experience the flora and fauna of Mercer Lake. View great blue herons, painted turtles and rose mallow in bloom from your seat on the boat!

     

    Tour tickets are sold at the Mercer County Park Marina beginning at 11:30 a.m. on the day of the tour. Children must be at least 6 years old. Boat seats 15 people.

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  • First Friday Story Time
    Nature Event

    10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

    Tulpehaking Nature Center

    (609) 888-3218

    Email

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

  • Marina Boat Rental Open

    12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Mercer County Park Marina

    (609) 448-4004

    All rentals are weather permitting!!

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  • Marina Boat Rental Open

    12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    Mercer County Park Marina

    (609) 448-4004

    Labor Day, September 5, 2016 is the last day the Mercer County Park Marina will be open for the 2016 Season! Thank you for all your support and we look forward to seeing you in 2017!

     

    All rentals are weather permitting!!

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    • USTA Adult 40 & Over Sectional Championships

      8:30 AM - 6:00 PM

      Mercer County Park Tennis Center

      (609) 448-8007

    • Kayak Tour - SOLD OUT
      Nature Event

      9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

      Mercer County Park Marina

      (609) 888-3218

      Email

      Enjoy a morning of paddling, exploration, and wildlife viewing during a Kayak Tour! Participants will kayak along teh lake shore and in the creeks and coves to encounter basking turtles, feeding songbirds and even carnivorous plants! We provide all of the supplies needed for a morning ok kayaking including binoculars and life vests. Basic kayak instruction is provided before the tour. For adults and children over 16 years old.

       

      Registration required; In County Resident $25 per person, Out of County Resident $30 per person

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    • Equestrian Center Fall Lesson Session

      7:00 AM - 8:00 PM

      Mercer Meadows Equestrian Center

      General Information:

      (609) 730-9059

      Lesson Line:

      (609) 818-1397

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    • Equestrian Center Fall Lesson Session

      7:00 AM - 8:00 PM

      Mercer Meadows Equestrian Center

      General Information:

      (609) 730-9059

      Lesson Line:

      (609) 818-1397

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    • Equestrian Center Fall Lesson Session

      7:00 AM - 8:00 PM

      Mercer Meadows Equestrian Center

      General Information:

      (609) 730-9059

      Lesson Line:

      (609) 818-1397

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    • Equestrian Center Fall Lesson Session

      7:00 AM - 8:00 PM

      Mercer Meadows Equestrian Center

      General Information:

      (609) 730-9059

      Lesson Line:

      (609) 818-1397

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    • Equestrian Center Fall Lesson Session

      7:00 AM - 8:00 PM

      Mercer Meadows Equestrian Center

      General Information:

      (609) 730-9059

      Lesson Line:

      (609) 818-1397

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    • Equestrian Center Fall Lesson Session

      7:00 AM - 8:00 PM

      Mercer Meadows Equestrian Center

      General Information:

      (609) 730-9059

      Lesson Line:

      (609) 818-1397

    • Great White North Dragon Boat Races

      9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

      Mercer Lake

      Mercer County Park Marina

      Mike Kerkman

      (416) 418-6515

    • Scout Day
      Nature Event

      10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

      Tulpehaking Nature Center

      (609) 888-3218

      Email

      Join us as we unveil our new program to help your scout work towards badge requirements with hands-on, outdoor activities and games. Each day, two of our favorite workshops will be featured.

       

      There will be two workshops offered:

      10 a.m. to noon

      2 to 4 p.m.

       

      Registration is required.

    • Tennis Center Awards Day

      10:30 AM - 4:00 PM

      Mercer County Park Tennis Center

      (609) 448-8007

    • Canning

      11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

      Howell Living History Farm

      (609) 737-3299

    • Corn Maze

      12:00 PM - 8:00 PM

      Howell Living History Farm Corn Maze

      17 Valley Road

      Hopewell Township, NJ 08530

      (609) 737-3299

      Howell Farm's 20th Annual Corn Maze challenges visitors to navigate 2 miles of paths; bridge, tower and music. Those who find the exit in the shortest time - and who solve the maze's crossword questions and other challenges along the way - win crowing rights and top spot on the courtyard scoreboard.

       

      General admission $10 for ages 10 & older, $8 for children ages 5-9, and free for children 4 & under.

    • Save Wild Community Fest

      3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

      Mercer County Wildlife Center

      (609) 303-0552

      Come celebrate the opening of the Outdoor Education Environment at the Mercer County Wildlife Center. There will be an official ribbon cutting ceremony at 3:30 p.m.

       

      The day also includes visits with the education animals, kids' activities and crafts, food, silent auction, and much more. Admission is FREE

    • LHT Full Moon Bike Ride

      8:30 PM - 11:30 PM

      Mercer Meadows

      Rosedale Park District

      Click here for registration

      Join the Lawrence Hopewell Trail & the Mercer County Park Commission for the 3rd Annual LHT Full Moon Bike Ride.

       

      Pre-registration is strongly recommended.

      $10 per person or $20 per family

      Must be 12 years old and up to participate

       

      Rain date September 18 at 8:30 p.m.

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    • Equestrian Center Fall Lesson Session

      7:00 AM - 8:00 PM

      Mercer Meadows Equestrian Center

      General Information:

      (609) 730-9059

      Lesson Line:

      (609) 818-1397

    • Corn Maze

      12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

      Howell Living History Farm Corn Maze

      17 Valley Road

      Hopewell Township, NJ 08530

      (609) 737-3299

      Howell Farm's 20th Annual Corn Maze challenges visitors to navigate 2 miles of paths; bridge, tower and music. Those who find the exit in the shortest time - and who solve the maze's crossword questions and other challenges along the way - win crowing rights and top spot on the courtyard scoreboard.

       

      General admission $10 for ages 10 & older, $8 for children ages 5-9, and free for children 4 & under.

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    • Equestrian Center Fall Lesson Session

      7:00 AM - 8:00 PM

      Mercer Meadows Equestrian Center

      General Information:

      (609) 730-9059

      Lesson Line:

      (609) 818-1397

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    • Equestrian Center Fall Lesson Session

      7:00 AM - 8:00 PM

      Mercer Meadows Equestrian Center

      General Information:

      (609) 730-9059

      Lesson Line:

      (609) 818-1397

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    • Equestrian Center Fall Lesson Session

      7:00 AM - 8:00 PM

      Mercer Meadows Equestrian Center

      General Information:

      (609) 730-9059

      Lesson Line:

      (609) 818-1397

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    • Equestrian Center Fall Lesson Session

      7:00 AM - 8:00 PM

      Mercer Meadows Equestrian Center

      General Information:

      (609) 730-9059

      Lesson Line:

      (609) 818-1397

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    • Equestrian Center Fall Lesson Session

      7:00 AM - 8:00 PM

      Mercer Meadows Equestrian Center

      General Information:

      (609) 730-9059

      Lesson Line:

      (609) 818-1397

    • Mercer Invitational Junior College Women's Championships

      9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

      Mercer County Park Tennis Center

      (609) 448-8007

    • Scout Day
      Nature Event

      10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

      Tulpehaking Nature Center

      (609) 888-3218

      Email

      Join us as we unveil our new program to help your scout work towards badge requirements with hands-on, outdoor activities and games. Each day, two of our favorite workshops will be featured.

       

      There will be two workshops offered:

      10 a.m. to noon

      2 to 4 p.m.

       

      Registration is required.

    • Plowing and Manure Spreading

      11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

      Howell Living History Farm

      (609) 737-3299

    • Italian American Festival

      12:00 PM - 11:00 PM

      Mercer County Park Festival Grounds

      John Scarpati

      (609) 631-7544

      Website

      Fireworks Night

    • Corn Maze

      12:00 PM - 8:00 PM

      Howell Living History Farm Corn Maze

      17 Valley Road

      Hopewell Township, NJ 08530

      (609) 737-3299

      Howell Farm's 20th Annual Corn Maze challenges visitors to navigate 2 miles of paths; bridge, tower and music. Those who find the exit in the shortest time - and who solve the maze's crossword questions and other challenges along the way - win crowing rights and top spot on the courtyard scoreboard.

       

      General admission $10 for ages 10 & older, $8 for children ages 5-9, and free for children 4 & under.

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    • Equestrian Center Fall Lesson Session

      7:00 AM - 8:00 PM

      Mercer Meadows Equestrian Center

      General Information:

      (609) 730-9059

      Lesson Line:

      (609) 818-1397

    • Mercer Invitational Junior College Women's Championships

      9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

      Mercer County Park Tennis Center

      (609) 448-8007

    • Paddling Tour of the Marsh

      9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

      Bordentown Beach

      (609) 259-3734

      Email

      Enjoy a guided tour of the Abbott Marshlands on your kayak or canoe to celebrate World Rivers Day. Paddle to the Abbott Marshlands, stopping for lunch and a brief visit to the Tulpehaking Nature Center before heading back out on the tide. Bring lunch and water. Tours will start from Bordentown Beach and are free!

       

      Registration required.

    • Italian American Festival

      12:00 PM - 9:30 PM

      Mercer County Park Festival Grounds

      John Scarpati

      (609) 631-7544

      Website

    • Corn Maze

      12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

      Howell Living History Farm Corn Maze

      17 Valley Road

      Hopewell Township, NJ 08530

      (609) 737-3299

      Howell Farm's 20th Annual Corn Maze challenges visitors to navigate 2 miles of paths; bridge, tower and music. Those who find the exit in the shortest time - and who solve the maze's crossword questions and other challenges along the way - win crowing rights and top spot on the courtyard scoreboard.

       

      General admission $10 for ages 10 & older, $8 for children ages 5-9, and free for children 4 & under.

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    • Equestrian Center Fall Lesson Session

      7:00 AM - 8:00 PM

      Mercer Meadows Equestrian Center

      General Information:

      (609) 730-9059

      Lesson Line:

      (609) 818-1397

    • Hedgerow Hike: Naturally Friends
      Nature Event

      10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

      Howell Living History Farm

      (609) 888-3218

      Email

      Come explore the hidden life of the hedgerow on this naturalist-led hike! Learn about the agricultural and biological importance of these often overlooked and overgrown landscape features.

    • FREE Concert at Mercer Lake

      6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

      Lakeside at Mercer Lake

      (609) 443-8560

      Come out to Mercer County Park on September 30 from 6 to 10 p.m. for some original Soul! Kat Wright & The Indomitable Soul Band will be performing lakeside along with Danielia Cotton. It will be a great night of horns, dancing, and romance….FREE ADMISSION!