Whispers from the Woods explorations of woodland habitats: Barking up the wrong tree? - Comings and goings - Get carried away - Wanted: Dead and Alive are some of the activities included in the 2 hour hike around the perimeter of the property. This is an outdoor program. Dress for the weather.
Wading into Wetlands conduct field test for water quality with "ph phun," explore the soggy surroundings of the marsh and wetlands, find out who's living there, learn about seasonal changes and adaptations through marsh maneuvers! This is an outdoor program. Dress for the weather.
UnderWonder hands-on program, turning the unseen world into the now-seen world. Activities include dirt discoveries, pond water zoo, fantastic fibers and recycling. This is an indoor program.
It's So Easy Being Green learn about edible plants and use them for natural stains and dyes. You'll identify and gather as we hike the fields and woods. Check out how environmental factors affect plants in our & "grow labs." This is an outdoor program. Dress for the weather.
Sites and Sounds of Woodland Wonderings enjoy nature's final burst of energy as everyone gets ready for winter's rest. Learn about the animals that share our trails. This is an outdoor program. Dress for the weather.
Mystery Mayhem of the Millennium a progressive adventure as you are the detective... using scientific investigations to solve this who-done-it. This detective-based program is indoor fun to find out who done it?
Roots and Shoots environmental program developed by Jane Goodall on our responsibility to take care of the Earth, activities includes craft, games and hike. Outdoor program, dress for the weather.
MORE NATURE CENTERS
Raptor Trust, 1390 White Bridge Road, Millington, N.J. – 908-647-2353 - www.theraptortrust.org - color slide presentations are available on a variety of raptor subjects including field identification, migration, rehabilitation and the general biology and ecology of birds of prey. Well behaved birds accompany lecturers – also various seasonal service projects are available. – Birds IP, Wildlife and Outdoor Surrounds Badge, Animals IP
Somerset County Parks - http://www.somersetcountyparks.org/